Monday, October 12, 2015
The winner of the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize is the same person who has authorized drone strikes that have killed thousands of innocent civilians, including children. He's the same person who has authorized military operations in hundreds of foreign countries. He is the same person who has turned his nation into a police state.
and we should hang our heads in shame
and we should demand accountability
and we should demand peace over war
A REAL PEACE PRIZE
Stephan E. Nikolov, Ph.D. a writer for the TRANSCEND Network for Peace, Development and Environment based in Bulgaria, has recently written about a "Sound and Persuasive Voice against War" He is referring to Svetlana Aleksievich, a Belarusian writer and journalist, who recently won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Her writings are an eloquent and touching account of the curse of war.
You can read more about her and the prize by going to this link: