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Those with power and authority have always wanted to cut the whistleblowers

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John Y. Jones
Cand. Philol, freelance journalist affiliated with MODERN TIMES
NOTICE / MODERN TIMES's appendix ORIENTERING is devoted to warning and truth.

(THIS ARTICLE IS ONLY MACHINE TRANSLATED by Google from Norwegian)

LEADER TO THE APPENDIX ORIENTERING about NOTIFICATION, co-author Arne Ruth

[A BETTER TRANSLATION WILL APPEAR SOON!]. Truth is a prerequisite for voters to be able to make good and informed choices. Therefore, whistleblowers are necessary for any living democracy. Whistleblowers need protection and encouragement.</p>

But those with power and authority have always wanted to cut off the wings of whistleblowers. Ibsen showed it clearly in En folkefiende, a drama that has become a concept, a jewel, for whistleblowers all over the world. Ibsen is celebrated like never before. Through the story of the struggle for clean water in a small Norwegian town, he showed us how truth is perceived as threatening by money power, politically. . .

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