Luminary #20, Wangari Maathai by Amarie Bergman

Luminary #20, Wangari Maathai

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Wangari Muta Maathai was a renowned Kenyan social, environmental and political activist -- and the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
“... there comes a time when humanity is called to shift to a new level of consciousness, to reach a higher moral ground. A time when we have to shed our fear and give hope to each other. That time is now.”