In a Burmese edition of The Daily Show, Trevor examines Myanmar's election of pro-democracy Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi into parliament. From The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Could one of the indirect results of the horrific attacks in Paris be a Nobel Peace Prize for Russian President Vladimir Putin? The idea may not be as outrageous -- even obscene -- as it sounds. Here's why. France's profoundly unpopular...Show More Summary
How Nobel Peace Prize–winning activist Malala Yousafzai is channeling her inspiring life story into a targeted mission. Education Without Borders The Malala Fund is dedicated to ensuring that all girls, no matter where they live, can go to school through the 12th grade. Read Full Story
And for the first time, the concert will be streamed live via YouTube.
President Obama and other world leaders are sending their congratulations to Burma, whose biggest pro-democracy party, led by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, won a landslide victory in a historic general election Friday....Show More Summary
Five years to the day after a military junta released her from political house arrest, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi achieved a long-awaited victory: Her party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), triumphed on Friday...Show More Summary
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: US flies B-52 bombers near disputed islands claimed by China.
Voters went to the polls last Sunday in Burma to elect a new parliament. The opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) -- Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi's party -- scored an impressive victory. According to the earlyShow More Summary
Wai Wai Nu doesn't hold a grudge against Burma's most famous political activist, Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi for her silence about the treatment of the Rohingya, one of the most persecuted minorities in the world. Surprising given Nu is an outspoken Rohingya rights activist. Show More Summary
The National League for Democracy, headed by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has proclaimed itself a landslide winner in Burma's election, even as official poll results trickle in far behind the opposition party's own c...
Myanmar is holding its first more-or-less free election in decades, and opposition leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nobel Aung San Suu Kyi is on track to be elected president by a landslide. She will be barred from taking office, however, because she had a foreign spouse and children with British citizenship. Read more...
China’s President Xi Jingping is shaking the hands of so many leaders with whom China has been on unpleasant terms, he gives the impression he’s campaigning for the Nobel Peace Prize. And if he’s not doing all the hand-shaking, he has top lieutenants doing it for him. The handshaking reached an [...]
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Medics were shot from the air as they ran between buildings during U.S. strike on hospital in Kunduz, CNN claims.
Actress Emma Watson, the U.N. global goodwill ambassador for women, helped teenage Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai embrace the word feminism. When she heard how she inspired Yousafzai to consider herself a feminist, she got really excited. Show More Summary
Emma Watson had the opportunity of a lifetime earlier this week to interview Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai. The 25-year-old actress and activist shared her experience with her fans on Facebook. Here’s what she wrote: “Today I met Malala. She was giving, utterly graceful, compelling and intelligent. That might sound obvious but I was [...]
The Tunisian General Labor Union (Union Générale Tunisienne du Travail, UGTT), a longtime Solidarity Center partner, was at the forefront of the four organizations that recently won the Nobel Peace Prize, AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler said today. Show More Summary
Astronauts celebrated 15 years of circling the Earth aboard the International Space Station Monday, a new milestone for an orbiting space lab that some say deserves the Nobel Peace Prize. With operations expected to last another decade, the world’s space agencies are now looking to the...
Last week the unappetizing leader of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, was awarded the Confucius Peace Prize. This prize, eponymously named after the Chinese Philosopher, is often described as China's equivalent of the Nobel Peace Prize. According...Show More Summary
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Unconstitutional war against ISIS expands to include ground combat by US forces. This expansion of the US role further underscores the reality that we are waging a real war against ISIS, one that, under the Constitution, requires congressional authorization. It is no longer possible (if, indeed, it ever was) to describe […]
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: OOPS: Watch Obama Promise That He’d Never Send Troops To Syria. Jim Geraghty really needs to update his already lengthy 2010 post, The Complete List of Obama Statement Expiration Dates.