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    • MarkC
    • 11.10.09 | 14:27 (IST)

    I have a problem with the Obama peace prize. I think it was presumptious and inappropriate for the Norwegians to give it to a sitting president, and it was clearly a political gesture. The prize should go to people who have devoted their lives to improving the human rights situation in their area. I have all the admiration in the world for Barak Obama, but after only nine months as president, he is not a candidate for this kind of prize.

    from the article: Obama is worthy of Nobel, he has changed the world
    First published 01:16 11.10.09 | Last updated 16:36 11.10.09
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