Peace Prize gone to pieces

“Only very rarely has a person to the same extent as Obama captured the world’s attention and given its people hope for a better future.” Norwegian Nobel Committee, 2009. Barack Hussein Obama took up the office of President of the United States of America less than a fortnight before the nominations closed for the 2009 […]

Perceptions of the Middle East & the Gaza War

PERCEPTIONS OF THE MIDDLE EAST AND THE GAZA WAR: The View from Sweden and Norway If ever there were a paradise on earth, leaving aside any religious implications of that phrase, Sweden would have to be a top contender. The same length as the whole of continental Europe, Sweden nonetheless has a population less than […]