Category: Norwegian jews

Norwegian Jews are scared

While I am trying to catch my breath after the horrible, painful and devastating events that unfolded in Paris last week. While I try to block the piercing glance of Stephane Charbonnier from tormenting my mind, or the softness of Yohan…

The Norwegian “new” SOS Racism attacked by anti-racist organisations in Europe for banning Jews from Kristallnacht commemoration

lifted from dagbladet.no (bad google translate) My translation of an article in dagen.no, about how the “new” SOS racism wanted to ban Anne Sender from addressing the Kristallnacht commemorative event in Bergen, caused a ripple effect and eventually was picked up by…

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…

In Trondheim there are now two Kristallnacht commemorative events, one for Muslims and left wing youth politicians, NGOs and er also conservative youths, while the Jews have their own, on their own

yet another wink to Flora in Document.no, who highlighted this story in one of her posts. lifted from adressa.no, bad google translate – Racism is a social disease Sunday was Kristallnacht marked at the Market Square and Cissi Klein’s place…

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…

“Jew” is the most common swear word in Norwegian schoolyards

lifted from aftenposten.no (google translate) – Jew is the most common swear word in Norwegian schoolyards Jewish children in Norway are afraid because of their religious affiliation, according to sources in the Jewish community in Oslo. Helen Egedius – Norwegians…