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…And two-time Academy Award winner Sean Penn [with the Executive Director of NGO Frontline Deefenders, Mary Lawlor] in City Hall, Dublin this morning

Sean Penn presents Human Rights Award in Dublin (Newstalk)

Via Sinéad Crowley



Sean Penn and Emer Costello TD MEP getting billionaire photobombed.

Via Emer Costello

Denis2 DenisMichaelDCelebrating World Press Freedom Day

A possibly squirming Squee, next to Denis O’Brien, presents this year’s 2013 Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk award to Biram Dah Abeid, a Mauritanian human rights defender and president of the anti-slavery NGO Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement in Mauritania, in Dublin City Hall this morning.

Denis O’Brien is on the board of trustees at Front Line Defenders. And, you know, does other stuff.

Pics: Front Line Defenders and David Joyce