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Martin Luther King Jr.

King was a Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and civil rights leader who practiced peaceful, nonviolent civil disobedience to protest racial inequality. In 1964, King received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolent resistance.

Why Oprah Winfrey deserves the Cecil B. DeMille Award

Why is Oprah Winfrey deserving of the Cecil B. DeMille award? Well, because she's Oprah. That should be reason enough for her to win any award. (If you told me Oprah was being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, I'd say, "Of course. It's about time.") The Golden Globe Awards' Cecil B. Show More Summary

Nato's illegal wars

The decisive will to peace is a great force. An interview with Dr Daniele Ganser / Comments on the Nobel Peace Prize. Interview with Fredrik Heffermehl / Food security initiatives for the third time – let's give it a chance! People's initiative “For food sovereignty. Show More Summary

Sweden, Jolted Awake

In 1982, Alva Myrdal, one half of the famous Swedish couple whose other half was Gunnar, won the Nobel Peace Prize. She shared it with Alfonso García Robles, a Mexican diplomat long involved in disarmament. In her Nobel lecture, Myrdal...Show More Summary

Liberia's Ellen Sirleaf: women's icon with nerves of steel

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who shared the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize as a champion of women's rights, made history in 2005 when she became Africa's first elected female president in Liberia. On January 22, she will also preside over the West...Show More Summary

Does Aung San Suu Kyi belong in a children's book of heroic women, 'Rebel Girls'?

The authors of the bestselling, crowd-funded children's book “Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls” are facing calls to remove Aung San Suu Kyi from future editions. The Nobel Peace Prize winner and Myanmar’s head of government has come under fire for her silence and inaction regarding the country’s...

Israeli Politicians Demand Obama Forfeit Nobel Peace Prize After Shocking Hezbollah Report

Authored by Benny Johnson via The Daily Caller, A damning report released Sunday by Politico chronicles how the Obama administration undid years of investigations into the terrorist organization Hezbollah in order to appease Iran and...Show More Summary

Western leaders told to stop 'stoking the flames of war' in Yemen

Generals, politicians and celebrities say US, France and UK must use their UN security council seats to ease humanitarian crisis More than 350 high-profile figures including six Nobel peace prize laureates, former military generals,Show More Summary

John Legend & David Oyelowo Team Up for Nobel Peace Prize Concert 2017!

David Oyelowo flashes a smile while posing alongside John Legend at the press conference ahead of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize Concert held at the Norwegian Nobel Institute on Monday (December 11) in Oslo, Norway. The 41-year-old actor and the 38-year-old singer were joined at the event by Lukas Graham, Zara Larsson and Sigrid. PHOTOS: [...]

Antinuclear group’s leader says global destruction ‘is only one impulsive tantrum away’

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Beatrice Fihn's group won the Nobel Peace Prize after helping push a nuclear weapons ban through the United Nations — in the same year that President Trump threatened North Korea with a war of unprecedented destruction. So when FihnShow More Summary

NYC Explosion, Nikki Haley Says Trump Accusers 'Should Be Heard', Nick Saban Shows Up as Write-In Option in Alabama Ad: A.M. Links

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One person is under arrest after an explosion at te Port Authority Bus Terminal in New York. The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony in Oslo. U.S. Ambassador to the United...Show More Summary

The Nobel Interview: Beatrice Fihn of ICAN

Al Jazeera's exclusive interview with the director of the anti-nuclear campaign that won the Nobel Peace Prize.

The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize winner wants to ban nuclear weapons. Here’s why the U.S. is opposed.

On Sunday, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) received the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo. ICAN won the prize “for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons.” Beatrice Fihn, the […]

Nobel Peace Prize winners warn the world is 'one tantrum away' from nuclear crisis

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, which won this year's Nobel Peace Prize, said on Sunday that the the world is "one tiny tantrum away" from a nuclear crisis. The group also said a country's "moment of panic" could...Show More Summary

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