Nobel Prize Winners Oppose Keystone XL
Indian Country Today Media Network
Founding members of the Nobel Women's Initiative, six of the 10 Peace Prize laureates who signed a letter on June 17 urging President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry to reject the Keystone XL pipeline.
Shimon Peres says peace will be achieved in his lifetime
A lifetime in the often violent cauldron of the Middle East will have brought home to a man who won a Nobel Peace Prize - for a peace that has never arrived - that political failure is often a more likely outcome than success. Approaching his 90th ...
China Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo's brother-in-law jailed
A court in China has sentenced the brother-in-law of imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo to 11 years in jail on fraud charges. The lawyer defending Liu Hui said the jail term was out of all proportion to the alleged offence. He said it ...
French president awarded a peace prize
Hilton Head Island Packet
In 2009, when the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Barack Obama the decision drew criticism that it was premature, because of a perceived lack of a significant role of the U.S. president in conflicts abroad. Copyright 2013 The_Associated_Press. All ...