Monthly Archives: August 2009

Sri Lanka slams Norwegian Minister

Erik Solheim is Norway’s Minister of Development Aid and Minister of the Environment. His extensive negotiations on Sri Lanka has made him, at least among some, an extremely unliked man. In a post on the official website of Sri Lanka’s…

VG: Nazi mayor helped jewish boy survive

Unauthorized translation from Norway’s largest daily Verdens Gang (VG) on August 25th. If a Nazi-sympathizer could risk his life to save a jewish child, then there is always hope. Maybe gradually more people will open their eyes to how there…

Editorial on Boström: “The disgusting brew”

Unauthorized translation from DagenMagazinet: Aftonbladet is Sweden’s largest newspaper. On August 17th the newspaper, in its culture section, printed a long “article” by freelance journalist Donald Boström. The article was a disgusting anti-Semitic brew. Aftonbladet’s editors should have discovered that…

WWII: Norway received 37 jewish children

From the paper edition of Norway’s largest daily Verdens Gang (VG). Notice how the section chief feared that taking in more children would encourage anti-Semitism. Oddly reminiscent of Dagsavisen’s Mr.Iversen, who the other day warned that Israeli reaction to Boström’s…

Sweden: Where extremism is entrenched

Unauthorized translation from Document.no: Jon Hustad has interviewed the former editor of culture in Svenska Dagbladet, Peter Luthersson, on Aftonbladet’s organ-article. The newspaper turned hostile towards Israel already after the six-days war. Now this intellectual Israel-criticism is meeting with new…

Aftonbladet’s defence is crumbling

From IlyaMeyer.com: The Swedish Chancellor of Justice Göran Lambertz commented this afternoon on the Aftonbladet affair. He says that the government could go much further in its criticism of the Aftonbladet article without in any way contravening the constitution. “The…