Tag : Nobel Peace Prize

The Digest – 17/10/14

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Former Tory Becomes First UKIP MP Last Friday, UKIP candidate Douglas Carswell won the party’s first parliamentary seat. Carswell, who won the same Clacton seat as a Conservative candidate in 2010, eased to victory with 59.66% of the vote – 12,404 votes ahead of the second placed Conservatives. Friday’s second … Read More

Nobel Intentions?

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Contentious though it may be that the European Union has been awarded this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, it’s hardly a departure from precedent. That respected peace campaigners from Mahatma Gandhi to Václav Havel have been overlooked in favour of the likes of Henry Kissinger and Barack Obama led to its … Read More