Day: April 11, 2011

Only one notion for crossing the ocean

Last year’s “Ship to Gaza” led to the loss of nine human lives. A steep price, one would have thought, for transporting expired medicine. Yet it was considered such a resounding success by it’s organizers, they are now at it…

“Jews are like nazis”, claims popular academic

Claiming that “the Jews” have become “pretty much like nazis” no longer raises eyebrows. Thomas Hylland Eriksen is a professor of social anthropology at the University of Oslo, and if any Norwegian academic can claim household recognition, it’s him. He…