Day: September 14, 2011

Durban III – Norways point of view

A REPLY TO A QUESTION CONCERNING THE WORLD CONFERENCE AGAINST RACISM. Question in writing no. 1886(2010-2011) Raised in the Storting on 2011 09 12 By the member Morten H√łglund (Progressives) to the FM: Om September the 22nd the UN will…

Not in Norwegian media – Al Jazeera closed down in Egypt

With thanks to the friend who drew my attention to this story: Haaretzas well as several Scandinavian, but not Norwegian, news outlets ran stories on how Al Jazeera was closed down in Egypt. To paraphrase my friend: I see nothing…

An Italian saying

The story of the tasteless and outright anti-semitic “joke” by Norwegian “comedian” Otto Jespersen has made it around the world, in many languages and with many comments. Here is one from Italy, where the Jewish community features this story by…