Our Editor-in-Chief chats with Thomas Hylland Eriksen about Monday's election in Norway. Why has the seemingly very successful goverment lost support, has the Breivik terror changed anything and what's behind the rise of the Green party?
Defying her own experts, the UK Home Secretary has decided to use an evidently failed method to fight
problems that don’t exist because she’s afraid of what she can’t see because
it isn’t there. What is she on?
The side effects of good intentions and tolerance can be more suffering. We must let our hearts set our goals, but use the mind to pursue them. Our Editor-in-Chief reflects on rationality and the fallout of a TV-series.
With the selection of the politically extreme Paul Ryan as his VP candidate, Romney will energize Obama’s base as well as his own, making it a watchable race for those who enjoy political blood sports.
Our Editor-in-Chief launches a new front page feature. His first note reflects on Norway's past year and the need for eternal vigilance both against online hate speech and the new manacles on internet freedom in the pipeline.