Sorry, no repeat for the president.
But well-deserved congratulations do go out to Kailash Satyarthi, a children’s rights activist from India and to Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani teen who was shot by the Taliban because she wanted to go to school:
The Wall Street Journal has a great write-up on the two here:
As a reminder, here’s what the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize winner had to say to 2009’s winner about drone attacks:
So, how’s that working out?
Malala’s prize is long overdue and there are many who thought she should have won it last year, like we did:
Although there is talk that the Nobel committee is playing politics with this year’s winners, too:
Finally, in other Nobel Peace prize news, Americans want President Obama to give his back: