Gore said today that he is deeply honored to receive the award, and called for more attention to be be paid to what he described as “a true planetary emergency,” the newspaper reports. “The climate crisis is not a political issue, it is a moral and spiritual challenge to all of humanity. It is also our greatest opportunity to lift global consciousness to a higher level.” … [Read more...] about Al Gore Left Law, Won Nobel Peace Prize
Why dalai lama won nobel peace prize
Donald Trump - 5-2 Kim Jong-un + Moon Jae-in - 4-6 UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) - 16/1 Carles Puigdemont - 16/1 Angela Merkel - 9/4 Pope Francis - 50/1 Vladimir Putin - 50/1 Edward Snowden - 25/1 Jeremy Corbyn - 100/1 Theresa May - 100/1 What is the Nobel Peace Prize? According to Nobel's will, the Peace Prize should be awarded to the person who "shall have done the most or the best work for fraternity between nations, for the abolition or reduction of standing armies and for the holding and promotion of peace congresses". … [Read more...] about Who won the Nobel Peace Prize 2018, who won in past years and what did Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad do?
The translation given above was confirmed by NPR, which proceeded to qualify what sounded like a heartfelt recommendation from Moon by speculating that he simply wanted to flatter Trump to keep him on board with a diplomatic process that gives Seoul at least equal weight as Washington. NPR even implied that Moon noticed the crowd at President Trump’s rally in Michigan on Saturday chanting, “Nobel! Nobel! Nobel!” and deduced that recommending Trump for the Nobel would be a good way to keep him on board. … [Read more...] about South Korean President Moon: Trump ‘Should Win the Nobel Peace Prize’
So, yes, of course it would be worth accepting the prize for that reason too: for the misery it would cause to all the right people – to Democrats and other leftists; to NeverTrumpers and all those other “sophisticated” conservatives who’ve sought to dissociate themselves from Trump because, apparently, he’s not a proper conservative; for the reluctant headlines their newspapers would have to write and for the reluctant lead features in their TV news bulletins. … [Read more...] about Delingpole: Donald Trump Must Turn Down the Nobel Peace Prize
It’s the second time within two weeks that a leading foreign politician has mentioned the possibility of a Nobel Peace Prize for Trump. At the end of April, South Korea’s president, Moon Jae-in, rejected suggestions that he should win the prestigious award himself for his negotiations with Pyongyang, instead crediting Trump. “President Trump should win the Nobel Peace Prize. The only thing we need is peace,” Moon said. Trump’s nomination for the prize by a dozen and a half House Republicans last week may have come less as a surprise, but why are foreign officials of nations, many of them wary of Trump, suddenly so full of praise? … [Read more...] about Another top official says Trump deserves a Nobel Peace Prize (unless he messes things up)