Chinese Activist Chen Guangcheng Receives The Tom Lantos Human Rights Award

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Chinese human rights activist Chen Guangcheng is awarded the 2012 Tom... News PhotoActor,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Campaigner,Celebrities,Chen Guangcheng,Horizontal,Human Rights,Politics,Richard Gere,Tom Lantos,USA,Washington DC,WidowPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 29: Chinese human rights activist Chen Guangcheng (R) is awarded the 2012 Tom Lantos Human Rights Prize by Lantos' widow Annette Lantos (L) as actor Richard Gere watches January 29, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Lantos Human Rights Prize is awarded each year and aims to raise awareness regarding human rights violations and the individuals dedicated to fighting them around the world. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)