Norwegian Nominates Wikileaks' Julian Assange for Nobel Peace Prize

A Norwegian parliamentarian has nominated Wikileaks founder Julian Assange for the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize, saying his publication of thousands of secret government documents has helped to promote human rights, democracy and freedom of speech. Snorre Valen, 24, a member of the country's Socialist Left Party, announced his submission to the Nobel Committee Wednesday on his blog. "Wikileaks have contributed to the struggle for those very values globally, by exposing (among many other things)...Full Story
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