Month: April 2011

Once more, with feeling

Associate professor Trond Andresens response to being criticized by Alan Dershowitz (mentioned previously on this site) was published on Aftenpostens website, serendipitously, on April 1st.  Yesterday it appeared in print as well. We might take this opportunity to meditate on Andresens…

Up again

The microblog Normakor is now up and running again, after having been subjected to some bizarre technical problems. “Makor” is Hebrew for “source” and the “nor” part obviously refers to Norway. Normakor provides a real-time update on Norwegian media reporting on Israel, the Middle…

Kudos to Amram Hussain for his Speech on behalf of the European Union of Jewish Students at the UN

This link brings you the speech of the young Muslim student who represented the European Union of Jewish Students at the UN on March 21 2011. Amram Hussain, I applaud your courage, decency and high moral principles. Prof. M. McGonagall

Dershowitz gets to talk in Aftenposten – now read the replies from Støre, University of Oslo and Andresen

After having lashed out at Norway in international media, the Norwegian media then came to the conclusion that it might be a good idea to let Dershowitz also speak here, hence his now famous article, which must have been read…