Blog Posts - Nobel Peace Prize



FAITH IN NEW POSSIBILITIES & COURAGE TO ADVOCATE THEM

JFK+50:  Volume 7, No. 2155JANE ADDAMS: FIRST AMERICAN WOMAN TO WIN NOBEL PEACE PRIZEChicago, Illinois (JFK+50) Eighty-five years ago today, December 10, 1931, Jane Addams* became the first American woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
by JFK+50 on Dec 10, 2016

Searching for Saints Among Us

The canonization of Mother Teresa on September 4, 2016 puts the spotlight back on modern day saints as the Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Award (BTCA) launches its 29th year in search for these selfless individuals at Hexagon Lounge of RCBC Makati. 1...

WHEN THOMAS JEFFERSON DINED ALONE

JFK+50:  Volume 5, No. 1934JFK WELCOMES EXTRAORDINARY COLLECTION OF HUMAN KNOWLEDGEWashington, D.C. (JFK+50) Fifty four years ago this evening, April 29, 1962, President John F. Kennedy was host at a state dinner for winners of the Nobel Prize o...
by JFK+50 on Apr 29, 2016

Donald Trump, Pope Francis Among 2016 Nobel Peace Prize Nominees

A woman who champions the rights of ISIS rape victims, Pope Francis, the Afghan women’s cycling team and Donald Trump are reportedly among the candidates for the 2016 Nobel Peace The post Donald Trump, Pope Francis Among 2016 Nobel Peace Prize Nom...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Feb 11, 2016

Nigeria’s ex-President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan for the Nobel Peace Prize

Jonathan, who is being honoured for his democratic credentials and “upholding human rights in Africa” becomes the first African President to be so honoured. He is to receive his honour The post Nigeria’s ex-President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan for...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Dec 9, 2015

Tunisians Receive ‘Nobel Peace Prize’ Amid State Of Emergency

The Nobel Peace Prize will be awarded on Thursday to four civil society groups who led Tunisia’s transition to democracy, though the country has now been plunged into a state The post Tunisians Receive ‘Nobel Peace Prize’ Amid State Of...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Dec 8, 2015

Social Protest Lit.: Nelson Mandela, South African President, etc.

An excerpt from the 1961 statement “The Struggle is My Life” by Nelson Mandela . Mandela was a South African apartheid foe sentenced to life in prison in 1964 and not released until 1990. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993 and was elect...
by Sparking the Left on Aug 5, 2015

Social Protest Lit.: Nelson Mandela, South African President, etc.

An excerpt from the 1961 statement “The Struggle is My Life” by Nelson Mandela . Mandela was a South African apartheid foe sentenced to life in prison in 1964 and not released until 1990. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993 and was elect...
by Sparking the Left on Aug 5, 2015

Q & A with Vladmir Putin (Humour)

View image | gettyimages.com Is FIFA President Sepp Blatter guilty of corruption? No, Sepp is a good friend of mine and everyone knows I have never indulged in nepotism or cronyism. View image | gettyimages.com Why do you wish to award Sepp...
by Make Time For Sports on Jul 29, 2015

Baur au Lac Hotel Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich’s venerable hotel, Baur au Lac, boasts a history as breathtaking as its Alp and lakeside setting. Opened in 1844 by Johannes Baur, the property hosted the world-premiere of Wagner's Die Walküre, with Richard himself performing, and Alfred N...
by eTravelTrips on May 27, 2015

United States War on Terror Leaves 1.3 Million Dead in Three Countries

A report by Nobel Peace Prize recipients and other organizations criticized mainstream media for grossly underreporting the death tolls in Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan. The U.S.-led “war on terror” which began Sept. 11, 2001, has left at...
by Actualité Distincte on Mar 30, 2015

For Women’s History Month – women who have won the Nobel Peace Prize, part one

Women working for peace are always especially near and dear to my heart! Here are some winners of the Nobel Peace Prize. Since there are seventeen of them, I will present about half today and half tomorrow. Oh, before I … Continue reading ͛...
by Scholars & Rogues on Mar 13, 2015

“The Nobel Peace Prize Watch” Has Been Launched

On March 3, 2015, The Telegraph and a few other major news sources broke the quite extraordinary story that the chairman of the Nobel Peace Prize Committee – the body that decides who is awarded the Prize – former Norwegian...
by Actualité Distincte on Mar 10, 2015

Head of Nobel Peace Prize Committee Is Fired, Requests Obama to Return 2009 Peace Prize?

For the first time ever, the head of the Nobel Peace Prize Committee has been fired. It happened on Tuesday, March 3rd. Thorbjorn Jagland, chairman of the Nobel Peace Prize Committee, and former Norwegian Prime Minister, said, on the way...
by Actualité Distincte on Mar 5, 2015

Confession from Obama : USA shamelessly twists other countries' arms

The US president, who is referred to as a "narcissist" in world media, has made yet another scandalous statement. According to Barack Obama, the United States has an exclusive right to command the world. The man, who won the Nobel Peace Prize despite...
by Actualité Distincte on Feb 11, 2015

A Nobel for Philippines' Valerie Weigmann

by: Psychic Massada After the Miss World 2014 results have been known, this will not stop Valerie from moving on with success and her life path now will take such a turn and amass inspiration to the world on Philippines. THE PREDICTION...

Call for appointment Malala for the Nobel Peace Prize

150 French MPs have signed the appeal for the young Pakistani Malala Yousafzai is a candidate for the Nobel Peace Prize. malalaIf we do not give pens to the young generation, the terrorists will give them weapons," said Malala Yousafzai on...
by News Hubz on Oct 12, 2014

The Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 !

Congratulations to Sh Kailash Satyarthi & Malala Yousafzay for the Nobel Peace prize 2014. A great achievement at the time when both the countries are almost at War. The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize f...
by RWA Bhagidari blog on Oct 11, 2014

A Tale of Two Nobel Peace Prizes! (Video)

Get Obama Toilet Paper For Your Christmas Giving List!Deserved!'The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded Friday to India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai for their struggles against the suppression of children and for young people's right...
by The Political Commentator on Oct 10, 2014

Nobel Finally Got It Right

After having awarded the Peace Prize to Barack Obama on the strength of his rhetoric, the Noble committee has finally gotten it right. And how fitting. For Malala Yousafzay, who you remember was shot in the head by the Taliban for being an advoc...
by Dogwalk Musings on Oct 10, 2014


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