U.S. Role In The World

A Nobel Prize in Magical Thinking

By Sohrab Ahmari ● Commentary ● 10/05/2017


By Nobel Peace Prize standards, this year’s award to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, or ICAN, wasn’t that terrible. At least the prize wasn’t awarded to an arch-terrorist or a Communist dictator. Nevertheless, 2017’s prize sees the Norwegian Committee maintain a long tradition of celebrating peddlers of peace fantasies.

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