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The power of 20 years of propaganda

911: How can it be that a man like Spike Lee believed so strongly that New York's Twin Towers and Building 7 were taken down with explosives that he wanted to spend the last 30 minutes of his documentary series exploring, if not defending, such a view? ?

Do the right thing

Spike Lee: NYC EPICENTERS 911-> 2021½

911: Spike Lee's documentary series, which is now running on HBONordic, is a comprehensive depiction of New York – interspersed with memories, stories and insights from eyewitnesses to the city's largest terrorist attack.

20 years after September 11

Dylan Avery: SEVEN

DOCUMENTARY: A research team in Alaska has via research and new computer-simulated models concluded that the NIST report on 11 September has been incorrect. Something for NRK?

Signs of the Media Times – interview with Truls Lie

INTERVIEW: MODERN TIMES's editor Truls Lie interviewed by Forum Borealis on several topics.

On the dark side of truth

Chris Fallon: Where Truth Lies. Digital Culture and Documentary Media after 9/11

MEDIA: The struggle for truth – and thus for documentarism – has become brutal. A new book analyzes how truth claims and digital culture shape our political realities.

Healthy skepticism about alternative perspectives

Asbjørn Dyrendal, Terje Emberland: What are conspiracy theories?

CONSPIRATION THEORIES: The web abounds in conspiracy theories that can become both a driving force and a tool for political propaganda and suspicion of the other party.

What we can't talk about in Norway

Trond Skaftnesmo: TABUTEMA 911

9/11: The truth about what really happened on September 11, 2001 has not yet been clarified. But the insight that Skaftnesmo conveys is solid enough to state that an attack by plane was not enough to bring the three World Trade Center buildings down.

MODERN TIMES: Journalist seeks truth

11. September: What happened in the Norwegian public when MODERN TIMES wrote about 9/11? See the debate that followed.

Other Press Be Cautious Poster

MEDIA: There are two Beware posters for the press: the written and the unwritten.

Ny Tid complained in fact to PFU

Media: John Y. Jones and Arne Ruth, both of Ny Tid's editorial board, have on behalf of Ny Tid complained in fact to the Press Professional Committee in connection with the essay on the events in New York on September 11, 2001, which we printed last autumn.

An example of the invaluable value of free art

11. September: Torild Strays charcoal drawing of the view from the Twin Towers will next month be part of the permanent collection in the 9/11 Memorial Museum at Ground Zero in New York.

9 / 11 – the destruction of the WTC towers

11. September: Could explosives have contributed to the collapse of the Twin Towers? Had it at all been possible to plan and carry out a controlled demolition?

Let's stick to science when it comes to 9 / 11, not conspiracies

: Unfortunately, there was more focus on the "problem of conspiracy theorists" than discussing facts and scientific arguments after Ny Tid's 9/11 article in September.


Media: When did it become part of the Beware poster to take everything in the worst sense?

The new fascism

Conspiracy: We are several who risk being branded as conspiracy theorists if we question so-called accepted truths – no matter what the facts say or what history should have taught us.

The new positivism

11. September: You almost get a bandage, are asked to apologize, or are hung up and insulted.