The Nobel is for the American People - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jane
    • 10.12.09 | 14:30 (IST)

    President Obama received the Nobel on behalf of the American people. We are in two wars, our economy is in the tank, and it's all because of the attacks of 9-11-01. The committee awarded this prize as a gesture of solidarity with us and to express the hope Obama's election brought to the world at a very difficult time in history. Race has nothing to do with it.

    from the article: Ari Shavit / Obama awarded Nobel because he's a Democrat, liberal and black
    First published 01:19 10.12.09 | Last updated 03:32 10.12.09
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