Petition Update

New petition requesting Nobel Peace Prize for Article 9

Global Article 9 Campaign

May 23, 2014 — Following the initiative led by Takasu Naomi that succeeded last month to get the "Japanese people who have abided by Article 9" nominated as contenders for the Nobel Peace Award, 60 politicians (mostly from the opposition) have filed a new request in support of Article 9 to the Nobel Committee.

http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/05/22/national/japanese-politicians-recommend-article-9-for-nobel-peace-prize/#.U38EGi-RJeo

Japanese politicians recommend Article 9 for Nobel Peace Prize
Japanese politicians recommend Article 9 for Nobel Peace Prize
A group of 60 Japanese lawmakers submitted a petition at the Norwegian Embassy in Tokyo on Thursday requesting that the Nobel Committee award war-renouncing Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution with the Nobel Peace Prize.
http://www.japantimes.co.jp