Monthly Archives: September 2012

Gmar hatima tova

Yom Kippur came and went. A sublime experience. There is no other possible way of describing it. This years joy over this most wonderful celebration of life, had an extra element of joy, as on the occasion I was visiting…

One band makes a stand

lifted from Jpost.com Not very much going on in the Norwegian Israel sphere, but it is nice to know that not everybody is in a Boycott Israel mood. Still, there is a lot of work to be done before the…

Norway put under scrutiny

this message just ticked in (apologies for horrible translation, google translate job….) lifted from idag.no Puts more focus on Norway Rabbi Abraham Cooper and Mark Weitzman believe the proposal to ban circumcision is one of several threats against religious freedom…

Støre’s whitewash

here is the reply Støre provided to the MP Ropstad (conservatives) regarding PA financial support to Palestinian terrorists and  families of suicide bombers. As expected, a whitewash… Not even attempting to investigate, but send off a fax to the PA…

Støre has some explaining to do

FM Støre has not had a very good year so far in 2012; his unusual way of distributing public funds among close friends had him appear in front of the Parliamentary Scrutiny and Constitutional Affairs Committee (which sort of just…