I already mentioned I had been puzzled by Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize. William Hartung shared my impression until
…I realized that the honor being bestowed on President Obama is well-deserved for one very good reason: his commitment to work for a world without nuclear weapons.,
I don’t necessarily share his enthusiasm because nuclear disarmament has deep bipartisan support. He does have a point however, in the sense that Obama’s attitude on the matter, including scrapping that stupid shield fantasy, has done much to reduce international tensions.