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02-08-2012, 09:46 PM
The Nobel Peace Prize!

On Saturday, Icelandic member of parliament Birgitta Jónsdóttir posted a nomination letter on her blog (http://joyb.blogspot.com/2012/02/bradley-manning-nobel-peace-prize.html) on behalf of the three-member parliamentary group The Movement, proposing suspected WikiLeaks source Bradley Manning as a candidate for the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize. Nobel Peace Prize nominations can be submitted by any member of a national assembly, among others.

The Icelandic parliamentarian has been a vocal supporter of WikiLeaks since it leaked the “Collateral Murder” video of a 2007 Baghdad strike by U.S. forces that killed at least a dozen unarmed civilians, including two Reuters reporters, which is widely believed to have been acquired and sent to WikiLeaks by Manning himself…

We have the great honor of nominating Private First Class Bradley Manning for the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize. Manning is a soldier in the United States army who stands accused of releasing hundreds of thousands of documents to the whistleblower website WikiLeaks. The leaked documents pointed to a long history of corruption, war crimes, and imperialism by the United States government in international dealings. These revelations have fueled democratic uprising around the world, including a democratic revolution in Tunisia. According to journalists, his alleged actions helped motivate the democratic Arab Spring movements, shed light on secret corporate influence on our foreign policies, and most recently contributed to the Obama Administration agreeing to withdraw all U.S.troops from the occupation in Iraq...


And considering the NPP committee is full of rabid liberals, they may just give it to him.

02-08-2012, 09:48 PM
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02-08-2012, 10:21 PM
I thought the Nobel committee was irrelevant after they gave the peace prize to Obama simply for getting elected but this actually knock them down a few pegs from that.