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Nobel Prize



Nobel Peace Prize Goes to Two 'Courageous' Campaigners Against Sexual Violence as Weapon of War

"Both laureates have made a crucial contribution to focusing attention on, and combating, such war crimes."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·


Anti-Nuclear Coalition Accepts Nobel Peace Prize As Calls for Disarmament Grow

"The only rational course of action is to cease living under the conditions where our mutual destruction is only one impulsive tantrum away."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·


The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize to ICAN: Saving Humanity from Itself

The Nobel Committee has joined people all over the world in calling on the nuclear armed states to begin the serious negotiations toward the complete elimination of these weapons

Robert Dodge ·


Aung San Suu Kyi: A Leader in Denial?

Speech given by political leader of Myanmar "was disingenuous at best and dishonest at worst," said one human rights advocate

Tharanga Yakupitiyage, IPS News ·


Deep Shame on Suu Kyi and Myanmar

Aung San Suu Kyi should have her Nobel Prize revoked.

Eric Margolis ·


A Nobel Appeal to Norway

On one country's historic opportunity to redefine climate leadership

Hannah McKinnon ·


Groups Demand Arrest of 'War Mastermind' Kissinger at Nobel Peace Prize Forum

Nobel Peace Prize committee honors Kissinger a second time with speaking engagement at new forum on world peace

Nika Knight, staff writer ·


Time for the Nobel Committee to Divest from Fossil Fuels

The Nobel Prize celebrates the greatest achievements of and for humankind. In the spirit of Alfred Nobel’s will, the Nobel Foundation needs to break with companies that cause climate change, one of the greatest threats humanity has ever faced

Eva Lenke ·


'Disillusioned Words Like Bullets Bark': Folk Great Bob Dylan Awarded Nobel Prize for Literature

'For having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition,' American lyricist and social icon receives prestigious award

Jon Queally, staff writer ·