10/12/2010

Nobel peace prize placed on empty chair in honour of Liu Xiaobo


Nobel committee chairman puts the peace prize on the chair where winner Liu Xiaobo would have sat
Nobel committee chairman Thorbjoern Jagland puts the peace prize award on the empty chair where winner Liu Xiaobo would have sat during the ceremony in Oslo. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters


The 2010 Nobel peace prize was today placed on an empty chair in Oslo's city hall in a symbolic act to mark its award to Liu Xiaobo, the Chinese writer and pro-democracy activist who is serving a jail sentence in his home country.




Esta imagem está entre o terrível, do premiado que é proibido de receber. E o fenomenal, de um academia que não tem medo.