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.
The list includes a Nobel Peace Prize winning organization
This organization won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1947 for its work.
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
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
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
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
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...
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
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
BRUCE BAWER: Rigging the Nobel Peace Prize Committee.
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: [...]
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
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
Al Jazeera's exclusive interview with the director of the anti-nuclear campaign that won the Nobel Peace Prize.
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 […]
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
"They don't have to be that special"