Harold Pinter has also won the Wilfred Owen Prize for poetry opposing the Iraq Conflict. Another
Nobel Laureate, Seamus Heaney has been honored with the Wilfred Owen Award as well. Pinter has spoken out bravely against the war in Iraq: "Bush and company are determined, quite simply, to control the world and the world's resources. And they don't give a damn how many people they murder on the way. And Blair goes along with it."