[ by Charles Cameron — ointment and fly, and how one thing leads to another ]
— The Local Norway (@TheLocalNorway) July 7, 2015
— Stephan Hansen (@hansenstephan1) September 8, 2015
in rapid succession on my twitterfeed the other day, I’ve been thinking of my Norwegian friend, the artist Jan Valentin Saether..
Ah yes, Anders Behring Breivik, the black dot in the white swoosh of the Tai-Chih symbol — and I’m beginning to get the impression the ripples are spreading:
The Guardian, Why are anti-immigration parties so strong in the Nordic states? August: Vocativ, E.U.’s Right-Wing Parties Surging Thanks To Migrant Crisis September: NY Times, Migrant Influx May Give Europe’s Far Right a Lift
Even in 2011, the year of the Utøya terror attacks, the Norwegian police only fired one shot.