Edward Snowden nominated for Nobel peace prize
Source: The Guardian
Two Norwegian politicians say NSA whistleblower’s actions have led to a ‘more stable and peaceful world order’
Two Norwegian politicians say they have jointly nominated the former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden for the 2014 Nobel peace prize.
The Socialist Left party politicians Baard Vegar Solhjell, a former environment minister, and Snorre Valen said the public debate and policy changes in the wake of Snowden’s whistleblowing had “contributed to a more stable and peaceful world order”.