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Category Archives: English

The impossibilities of global migration

Norway needs a new immigration policy. But the dilemmas of global migration ensure that no matter which direction we choose to go in, somebody will be paying a heavy price for it – with their money, health or conscience.

June 15, 2013

When the Christians met the Pagans

Atheists can be surprisingly gullible. Don’t believe everything you hear about Pagan influences on Christianity.

May 11, 2013

Norway still waiting for the climate fix

We know we have to do something about climate change, but all we’re doing is sit with folded hands and wait for a climate fix to fall into our laps. Is it time for Norway to close down the North Sea oil fields?

April 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

The importance of being antifragile

Nassim Taleb’s new book argues that we can benefit from chaos, uncertainty, resistance and stress. In an antifragile system, randomness is your best friend.

March 21, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Soviet Dream

There was more to the Soviet Union than repression. At their best, their dreams were as ambitious and humane as in the West. But optimism couldn’t save a rotten system.

March 17, 2013

What sex workers want

Sex workers want safer working conditions and respect, not forced rescue by feminists, and their demands are no longer as easy to ignore as they used to be.

March 16, 2013

Breivik and the Norwegian immigration debate

On how the July 22 2011 terror attacks changed – and didn’t change – the Norwegian immigration debate.

July 23, 2012