Though the Israel-Palestine conflict has been mostly off the mainstream media’s radar recently, this long-running crisis drew the attention this month of two women Nobel Peace Prize winners, reports Ann Wright. By Ann Wright On Oct. 5, two women Nobel…Read more ?
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Walter Russell Mead: The Philippine pivot to China is just the latest consequence of Obama’s feckless foreign policy. As usual, the Obama administration was caught off guard and flat-footed. John Kirby, the spokesman for the State Department, said the move was “inexplicably at odds” with the U.S.-Philippine relationship. “We are going […]
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Why won’t anyone admit that America is fighting 5 wars? In an election flush with conspiracy theories, here’s one that’s real: Both major party nominees, as well as the journalists who cover the election and moderate the debates, are actively conspiring to avoid talking about the fact that the United States […]
In just under a year from today, Liberia will hold an election that will mark the first post-war presidential transition. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa’s first female president and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate (2011) who has led the country since 2003, will step down in 2018. Sirleaf is not running in the 2017 election […]
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: We’re Losing the War and We’re Paying for It.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, winner of this year's Nobel Peace Prize, will visit Northern Ireland in November to learn about its peace process, the Colombian embassy said on Thursday. Santos, who is struggling to implement...Show More Summary
Pakistan's Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, giving a speech Wednesday in the Emirates, urged Muslims to respect the "true message of Islam" and unite against wars in their countries. The 19-year-old, who was shot in the head...Show More Summary
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Obama ‘jokes’ that he ‘still doesn’t know why’ he won the Nobel Peace Prize in interview with Stephen Colbert. The clothes have no emperor, to coin a phrase. And leftist elites did permanent damage to their reputations by ignoring that fact, which everyone else could see but them. Or as Peggy […]
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: UN’s special envoy warns ‘Aleppo will not be there anymore’. Aleppo is one of the oldest cities in the world, a trade center with a continuous history going back 7,000 years.
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: US and Russia could ‘start Third World War over Syria conflict’, says Turkey. Turkish deputy prime minister Numan Kurtulmus said: “If this proxy war continues, after this, let me be clear, America and Russia will come to a point of war,” the Daily Mail reports. He suggested the Syrian conflict could […]
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Will Obama foolishly escalate his secret wars? And note this lede, which appears in the centrist-establishment The Week: “Nobel Peace Prize recipient Barack Obama is now facing some tough decisions about two countries he is bombing in the Middle East.”
The Nobel Prize committee keeps knockin on Dylan's door — if only he would answer.
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Japan May Ramp Up Missile Defense In Wake Of North Korea Rocket Tests.
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: ‘Band-Aid on a bullet wound’: What America’s new war looks like in Afghanistan’s most violent province.
On the homepage today, I have an essay about this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, awarded to Colombia’s president, Juan Manuel Santos. I put this decision in historical context. (I once spent a fair amount of time on the Nobel Peace Prize,...Show More Summary
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Obama Administration Intensifies Secret War In Somalia. “The Somalia campaign is a blueprint for warfare that President Obama has embraced and will pass along to his successor. It is a model the United States now employs across the Middle East and North Africa — from Syria to Libya — despite the […]
Submitted by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, During the last year of his reign of error, our beloved Nobel Peace Prize winner, Obama ran out of government accounting gimmicks to falsely proclaim Federal deficits have been falling. Show More Summary
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Russia’s UN ambassador: Tensions with US are probably worst since 1973.
By Kimberly Theidon, Tufts University and Roxanne Krystalli, Tufts University The Nobel Committee awarded Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos the Nobel Peace Prize. His key accomplishment was the Sept. 26 signing of the Colombian peace agreement between the government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, as known as FARC. Show More Summary
They don't give Nobel Peace Prizes to just any lawyers.