Noted Racist and Demagogue Donald Trump Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Adam Johnson - AlterNet
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February 4, 2016
2016 Nobel Peace Prize Nominees Include Trump? (TheLipTV2)
Trump received a bit of good news after what has been a terribly disappointing week thus far. After finishing dismal second place in the Iowa caucus despite his putative front-runner status, Trump was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize along with the likes of Pope Francis, Colombian peace negotiators and Edward Snowden.
While there are around 200 nominations a year, it is worth nothing that not any troll can nominate someone, there is a list of "thousands" afforded the privilege. The person who did so for Trump was simply identified as a "U.S. politician" and nominated Trump based on “his vigorous peace through strength ideology, used as a threat weapon of deterrence against radical Islam, Isis, nuclear Iran and Communist China."
Trump has called for building a wall with Mexico, ethnically cleansing undocumented immigrants and banning all Muslims from entering the United States.
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