Will SJWs Be Coming For The Nobel Foundation Next?
Maria Ressa won the Nobel Peace Prize Friday together with Dmitry Muratov – the two journalists were honored for their fight for the freedom of speech in the Philippines and Russia, respectively.
Ressa was the only woman who received a Nobel Prize in 2021. Muratov and eleven more men were honored by the Nobel Committee this year, also in the categories physics, chemistry, medicine, literature and economics.
As Statista’s Katharina Buchholz shows in the chart below (with data from the Nobel Foundation), women are still under-representated as Nobel Prize Laureates even though their numbers among those honored have been growing.
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While between 1901 and 1920, only 4 percent of laureates were women, that number was 13.5 percent between 2001 and 2020. The latest years when no women won Nobel Prizes…