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Options thriller

This year's parliamentary elections were not like other parliamentary elections. The election thriller on Monday night was in even numbers even more dramatic than the final number of representatives in the Storting ...

My government

The election is over, now the battle for ministerial positions begins. This is what we can hope for. I have two jokers on loan.

The blue danger

This year's parliamentary elections revealed the blue danger for Norway in the 21. century: Progress Party progress. Dag Herbjørnsrud comments.

That Kristin doesn't dare

Kristin Halvorsen's problem is that she lacks political courage. Does SV steer against disaster, or does the party dare what Kristin does not dare?

Communicated himself to death

Both Right and SV make a poor choice. Part of the reason is that both parties failed in their communication to the voters.

- Unpleasant compromises

– In government, we must make uncomfortable compromises every day, says parliamentary representative Rolf Reikvam. It is time for the summary the following day in SV.

No to the EU rhetorically decorated

This autumn I will publish the book Det lille livet. The book is especially about the extinction of "the others", the non-human life. 24 percent of all mammalian species ...

A fairytale

At Soria Moria?

To determine the best of others

Contemporary 3/2005 presents three articles on prostitution. One is an analysis written by gender scientist Wencke Mühleisen on the politics and research field of prostitution in ...

These lost their place

SV's steering group shrank with eight representatives.

Supports Contemporary criticism

The women's front endorses Martine Aurdal's criticism of the prostitution coverage of the time. PFU leader Per Edgar Kokkvold discourages the magazine's mention of catering customers.

Towards a Dark Future

SV is at the beginning of the fall that will end with the departure of the party leadership, predicts Professor Trond Nordby. In this week's Ny Tid chronicle, Magnus Marsdal attacks Kristin Halvorsen for being too cowardly to take care of SV's soul. SVs are ready for "unpleasant compromises". Read New Age Post-Election Coverage.

When politics becomes personal

If a novel is ever to be called an SV novel, it must be this one.

Is gene food dangerous?

No one has proven that eating foods made from genetically modified plants is dangerous to health. The fear of eating such foods may therefore prove ...

EU challenge to red-green government

The Norwegian authorities have had the full right to decide what we should accept of genetically modified food and feed in Norway. This is what the EU wants to end.

The red-green won the election

Although SV has lost every third voter, there is a red-green majority in the new parliament. The government negotiations between Ap, SV and Sp are now starting.

Primitive TV for whites

TV3's new reality show from "primitive cultures" in the South fits into the white man's long traditions of fairness mentality at the expense of other people, writes Ny Tids Harald Eraker.

Feminism for Beginners

I'm a hardcore feminist! According to Grethe Nestor. feminist Handbook can give teenagers meat on their feet in the feminist debate.

Gender without discretion

A horrifying example of how bad it can go when using a fashionable academic theory as a map, and trying to adapt the terrain accordingly.

- Everyone must succeed in everything

Sailors are far tougher than Norwegian rockers, say other rock authors. – Most rockers I know do not practice either drugs or violence, and live in stable relationships, says author Ole Idar Kvelvane.

The rock takes on a bookshelf

Novels written by rockers are close to the publishing lists this year. – Rock'n'roll has taken over at sea for young men. Even the tattoos the rockers have taken from the sailor, says rocker and author Sverre Knudsen.

Three north mountains

John Pål Inderberg was a 16-year-old Steinkjer boy when he came to Trondheim in 1971, where he became a central force in the city ...

This year's Norwegian music books

We drown in a landslide of extensive biographies of the biggest international rock stars, and little Norway begins to follow. This year comes the following ...

Time to change

"Use the heart. And the head. And the voice." This is the advice from the party to Norway's ruling prime minister before election day on 12 September. With that slogan, Kristelig gets ...

Calls for ideology in the election campaign

The Norwegian election campaign is mostly about distributing increased wealth, while the heavier debates in principle have failed, according to foreign journalists covering the parliamentary elections.