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Did we just join a temporary military alliance?

Yesterday Norway, Iceland, and Denmark declared their intent to join in the defence of our still-neutral neighbours in Sweden and Finland: Finland and Sweden’s security is a matter of common concern to us all. Should Finland or Sweden be victim … Continue reading

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Saving the whales due to lack of interest

I mentioned this in passing in an expansion on something else I mentioned in passing, that the reason we actually stopped hunting (most) whales wasn’t because we wanted to save the whales. It was because no-one was buying the whale … Continue reading

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Democracy

If  the upcoming icelandic election end up turning the political landscape upside-down, it could be for a good reason. The icelandic protests against their government and the stories about icelandic bankers ending up in jail for their part in the … Continue reading

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