Nobel Peace Laureates: Rigoberta Menchu Tum on the Future of America
Nobel Laureate Rigoberta Menchu Tum discusses the choice that Americans have between making peace and making war. Menchu Tum states that Americans have a profound spirituality that can create a peaceful and harmonious existence for all citizens.
The Fetzer Institute spent time with Nobel Laureate Rigoberta Menchu Tum in the summer of 2008 at the Peace Jam conference in Los Angeles. Menchu Tum was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992 in recognition of her work for social justice and ethno-cultural reconciliation based on respect for the rights of indigenous peoples.