The Right Livelihood Award: A Look at Sweden's "Alternative Nobel"on Democracy Now!
Democracy Now broadcasts from Stockholm, Sweden where Amy Goodman is joining three remarkable women from around the world to receive the Right Livelihood Award, also known as the Alternative Nobel Prize. The three women are Asha Hagi Elmi, co-founder of Save Somali Women and Children; Krishnammal Jagannathan, an 82 year-old activist from southern India; and Monika Hauser, a gynecologist and founder of medica mondiale. We speak with the founder of the Right Livelihood Award, Jakob von Uexkull. www.democracynow.org