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Thor halvorssen

Banished and imprisoned for his books

ESSAY: In addition to the world's whistleblowers, a number of writers have suffered because of what they have revealed. Jan Tystad deals with some of them here.

When you know someone who knows someone

: Thor Halvorssen's OFF and Human Rights Foundation have been strongly attacked for lack of credibility. Halvorssen believes the media creates 'facts', and attacks a number of Norwegian journalists who glorify the left in Venezuela.

When the state gets too powerful (Oslo Freedom Forum)

: Thor Halvorssen has long had a stamp on him as a suspicious liberal. We have interviewed him about dictatorships, his native Venezuela, anarchism and meritocracy – consider for yourself.