“Announcing the prize, the Norwegian Nobel Committee said it wished ‘to turn the eyes of the world towards the millions of people who suffer from or face the threat of hunger.’ The committee also said it hoped that bestowing the prize on the U.N. agency would highlight the need to strengthen global solidarity and cooperation in an era of go-it-alone nationalism.” AP: World Food Program wins Nobel Peace Prize for hunger fight. Shout out to José Andrés and his team at World Central Kitchen, who have been feeding people hit by Covid, fires, floods; as well as the millions of Americans who have volunteered to help their communities during a year when it would have been easier to turn inwards. In this case, participation trophies are fully warranted.