COMMENT: In the future, people and governments are assumed to have learned enough to be able to handle conflicts without weapons and enemy thinking. Whether we will ever get there, we do not know, but the possibility exists, and how it will be, depends on our choices.
: In the middle of the election campaign, an exciting and highly political exhibition opened at Akershus Kunstsenter. Through the Flag follows the bottle, the artist group ANNEX gives us a critical look at the country's treatment of asylum seekers, the affluent society and not least the war nation Norway.
Full 100-page MODERN TIMES including the appendix Orientering and Modern Times Review comes out quarterly (March 1, June 1, September 1 and December 1) with international book reviews, essays and comments – in addition to the physical newspaper and PDF, the articles are eventually published online here (see also the newsletter).