Nov 18, 2020
When the Nobel committee awarded its 2020 peace prize to the UN’s World Food Programme, it wanted to “turn the eyes of the world to the millions of people who suffer from or face the threat of hunger”. The 2020 Nobel Peace Prize recognizes the WFP’s “efforts to prevent the use of hunger as a weapon … ”.
In the 1930’s Joseph Stalin used hunger to starve the Ukrainian nation. There is a word for that genocide. It's called the Holodomor.