Norwegian politics

Bits and bobs from Norwegian press

PEACE PROCESS, IN SPITE OF ALL Dagsavisen 2014 02 03 p 2, 3, Roger Hercz Summary. A balanced account on the peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians; pointing to internal dissent, both among Palestinians and Israelis, being the main factor stalling…

Marking the Holocaust Day

I don’t know, somehow, Sidsel Wold only sounds mean and biased when she highlights shortcomings in the Israeli society with regards to the admittedly difficult situation for many of the remaining Holocaust survivors. She just doesn’t compare to the witty…

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…