Tag Archive for Progress Party

Criticism in wake of Dershowitz-denial

Is it wise for Norwegian universities to disseminate solely criticism of Israel, and not defense of Israel? Critical voices are sounding after Harvard professor Alan Dershowitz’ offer of free lectures was turned down by Norwegian universities. The reactions are mixed…

Støre stonewalls US senator Brownback

US Senator Sam Brownback has, in a letter to Norway’s ambassador to Washington Dc, expressed concern over anti-Israelism and anti-Semitism in Norway. The Progress Party, in opposition, has questioned FM Jonas Gahr Støre on what he intends to do about…

An american ‘among the progs’

Editor of the National Review Jay Nordlinger recently visited Norway to attend the Oslo Freedom Forum 2010. He also got to know the Norwegian “progs”, members of the Norwegian Progress Party. Notice how Nordlinger has noticed what sadly has become…

Norway and the UN Human Rights Council

Norway is a member of the UN Human Rights Council. That must be a grand thing, surely? Yet spokesman Morten Høglund of the Progress Party has expressed skepticism – from the Progress Party’s website: Morten Høglund, Progress Party Spokesperson on…