Academia

Does PRIO have relevant knowledge?

After PRIO researcher Pinar Tank concludes, apparently without any evidence, that Israel is the great loser, this sort of puts her statements into strange light: Eli Yishai invited to Turkey, not ruling out visit By JPOST.COM STAFF 09/13/2011 11:48 Turkish…

Kudos to Lars Gule

Just as we have spotted, translated and uploaded stories where Lars Gule seems to have got the wrong end of the stick with regards to Judaism, Israel, we must be equally quick to do ditto when he takes a principled…

Syria: Assad attacks Latakia with tanks and navy, hospital trashed by army… but where are our friends Mads Gilbert and Erik Fosse?

As blood continues to flow throughout all of Syria, the conspicuous silence from Norwegian leftists who love a war from the sidelines rumbles like thunder. Where are they all? Where are the Blitzers, their web page features the fate of…

Its official, the Norwegian activists give up and come home

We already wrote about the Gaza flotilla flop last week, and how the “activists” reluctantly admitted that they could not carry on sitting on the quays of Greece to wait for further clarification. Well, now it is official, the Norwegians…

Jørgen Jensehaugen phones it in

Jørgen Jensehaugen is what passes for an “expert” on Middle Eastern affairs in Norway. Apart from an IB from Rome, his main qualification is that he worked as a research assistant for Hilde Henriksen Waage and has his degrees in…

Counter boycott bites back

This is a Sunday morning cut and paste job, borrowed from the Muqata blog, where blogger Jameel Rashid has put together a very useful list of Scottish products to leave behind. Morrison Bowmore Distillers Ltd. info@morrisonbowmore.co.uk Distillers of: Auchintoshan, Bowmore,…