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Norwegian aid money goes towards tarnishing Israel

lifted from dagen.no (google translate) Quite in contrast to the no-nonsense coverage of UK tax payers money going towards supporting Palestinian convicted terrorists, the same topic is treated in a somewhat lackadaisical fashion by Norwegian media. Newspapers like Dagen, or…

Wise words from Anne Sender.

Lifted from aftenposten.no (google translate – not too bad, actually) A dead end for frustrated emotions It has vicarious , partly immoral motives – and the effect is far less than the resources used. Chronicle Anne Broadcaster , writer and…

of mice and men…

A couple of months ago, we learned about a wooly little Norwegian singer, who decided against accepting an invitation to play in Israel, citing alleged illegal construction on the West bank, and principally, that he really, really disliked the feeling…

Surprise discovery of a pair of…

lifted from tabletmag.com I wonder why I am not surprised that the CEO blasting the Tunisian authorities isn’t a Norwegian? An interesting lesson here… apparently if you stand your ground when confronted by the sheer stupidity of Arab countries who…

Big BDS failure in Norway

In spite of hyped up boycott campaigns, with a few high profile “wins” with a very limited if any effect at all, Norway continues to import Israeli goods. Year on year, there is a solid growth. If I were a…

Jews and Israel in the news

various sources:   Aftenposten’s editorial on 2013 10 25 is on anti-Semitism, in full: A EUROPEAN SHAME 75 years after the Kristallnacht large numbers of European Jews are still living in fear.   Many dare not use Jewish symbols. Anti-Semite personal…

NRK 2: An Israeli – Jewish obsession?

details from this evenings television entertainment on NRK translation: 22:10 Urix (foreign affairs magazine) 22:30 Israels Palestinian Laws 00:00 Jews and Muslims Which prompts me to add this really bad google translate to share with the wider world the fascinating…

U21 EUFA cup in media

UEFA championship When it comes to Israel, Norwegian media are in soccer mode, to the detriment of just about anything else. I WOULD HAVE BOYCOTTED Verdens Gang 2013 06 05 Sport’s pages Knut Espen Svegaarden http://www.vg.no/sport/fotball/norsk/landslaget/artikkel.php?artid=10110942 Summary. Footballer Tarek Elyonoussi,…