Month: December 2013

Tendentious head lines in Vårt Land

Vårt Land claims to be “balanced” in its coverage of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. Evidence would suggest  otherwise, as can be seen in choice of words for head line in story below and the fact that there has been no mention…

Gaza concerns in Norway

Whereas only about 100 people could be bothered to turn up at an anti-Israel pro-Gaza demo in Bergen, many many more were very annoyed to learn that Norwegian tax payers money has gone towards paying ghost workers in Gaza. Also,…

Shameless Dagsavisen

While we are looking at moderate perestroika in Norway’s relationship to Israel, it is wise to remember that the Labor party people still hold a very, very nasty grudge against Israel. On the positive side, nobody appears to be missing…

this and that in Norwegian media

I just love the part where that old fart Kåre Willoch finds himself quite alone on the Gaza friendship issue in Tromsø, where the local party in charge – the Conservatives – pulled the plug on the Gaza friendship project,…