The Nobel Peace Prize does not say anything about peace. Or something about the Nobel values and testament. The price says something about us.
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Peace Prize. «The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that Nobel Peace Prize for 2012 to be awarded to the European Union (EU). For more than six decades, the Union and its predecessors have contributed to promoting peace and reconciliation, democracy and human rights in Europe. "
This is the first sentence in the rationale for awarding this year's Peace Prize to the EU. The assignments were similar predictable as the critique of it. For while the award is praised from the supporters of the EU (in Norway this is understood to mean that one then wants Norway to join the EU), the opponents have been. . .
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