Monthly Archives: March 2010

Come rain, hail or snow…

… there is always going to be someone out there attributing evil to Israel. In the screenshot above you see the cover of Aftenposten.no. See top right, under Siste nytt, which is Norwegian for Last news. See how it says Israels…

Transcript: Sidsel Wold on Manfred Gerstenfeld

In 2008 Manfred Gerstenfeld edited “Behind the Humanitarian Mask”, a book on anti-Semitism in the Nordic countries. After an interview with a Norwegian journalist he was misquoted throughout the Scandinavian peninsula and subsequently ridiculed and demonized. Last week, he published…

Letter to NTB

NIJ has sent the e-mail below to NTB (Norwegian News Service). Dear Sir/Madam I refer to the NTB article as published in Dagbladet under the heading ”Israel systematically discrinates against arabs” here: http://www.dagbladet.no/2010/03/28/nyheter/utenriks/israel/11056012/ I have two inquiries regarding the contents…

Dagbladet writes same old about Gerstenfeld

Dagsavisen has unexpectedly decided to give Israeli academic Manfred Gerstenfeld a “fair go”, asking him relevant questions and presenting his answers in a straightforward and honest interview. Meanwhile Dagbladet sticks to the old, tried and tested method of allowing Gerstenfeld…

DAGSAVISEN GIVES GERSTENFELD ‘FAIR GO’

Dagsavisen is a struggling Norwegian daily traditionally associated with the Labor movment, unions and party. It is a newspaper which can be counted on to support the red-green coalition government in Norway. Today it gives Israeli academic Manfred Gerstenfeld a…

Minerva: ‘Anti-Semitism in Norwegian’

Minerva is the journal of the “Conservatives Student Union”, which was founded in 1924. The journal has thankfully been following the current debate on anti-Semitism quite closely, and today offers an article titled “Anti-Semitism in Norwegian”, by Nils August Andresen.…

Are also ethnic Norwegians threatening Jews?

NRK journalist Tormod Strand has uncovered anti-Semitism among Norwegian muslims. This has attracted a lot of attention. People are nodding their heads saying “Yes, the muslims, fierce anti-Semites, ikke sant…” Now DagenMagazinet reports that Israeli academic Manfred Gerstenfeld, editor of…