Anti-Israeli sentiment in Norway

And… the chicken came home to roost!

Do you remember my previous post about how Norwegian Jews no longer have a guaranteed place in Cristallnacht commemorations? Well, this story has been picked up and is making the rounds in corridors that matter (please accept my humble thanks!). The Simon…

Church of Norway, an enemy of Israel

lifted from dagen.no Reacting to criticism of Israel at confirmation camp Monday 27 October 2014, kl. 7:39 Updated: Monday 27 October 2014, kl. 7:45 Ove Eikje ISRAEL CRITICISM A father reacted strongly to the pastor Tor Øystein Vaaland (pictured) brought…

The forgotten

Vårt Land, editorial on 2014 10 21, is on the coverage of the situation for Norway’s Jews in today’s educational system, stating this is strongly neglected. In full: THE FORGOTTEN   If textbooks in schools are to be believed; anti-Semitism…

Calling the Bishops bluff

Back in 2005, when the current Bishop of Borg, Atle Sommerfeldt was the Secretary General of the Norwegian Church Aid, he not only approved of, but actively engaged in a long list of anti-Israel demonstrations. When challenged by the Norwegian Pentecostal…

A shameful howler by Mr. Niceguy Jan Egeland: Criticising Israel for not wanting to help rebuild the Gaza strip, when Israel was not invited to the donor meeting.

The Secretary General of the Norwegian Refugee Council harshly criticised Israel for not wanting to help rebuild Gaza after the latest round of war (lifted from dagen.no – google translate) Egeland criticized Israel for not contributing to the Gaza Strip Monday…