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At the December European Summit, the political leaders announced an exhibition with a brazen propaganda falsification about Peace in Europe. It contradicts what the Nobel Foundation said that the EU and its forerunners had brought ‘more than six decades of peace’. That apparently was a great shock for Europe’s leaders! On 10 December 2012 the… » read more

Posted by David Heilbron Price

Was the Nobel Prize Foundation wrong to award the Nobel Peace Prize to the European Union? Yes. The prize should have gone long ago to the European Community and Robert Schuman. On 9 May 1950 he presented the idea and convinced the French government to initiate the Great Experiment in Peace. The EU has continued… » read more

Posted by David Heilbron Price

The awarding today of the Nobel Prize for Peace to the EU is a great recognition of the most prominent peace-making system the world has seen. Europe has experienced the longest period of peace in its more than 2000 years of history. It is also ironic. The Nobel Prize Committee recognized the six decades of… » read more

Posted by David Heilbron Price