Europe’s complicity and oppression

The following is a comment I wrote on the European Parliament’s Facebook page in response to the question “Force is not the answer to the legitimate concerns and democratic aspirations of the Egyptian people”, said Parliament’s president Jerzy Buzek last night, calling on Egypt to fully respect the fundamental rights and freedoms of citizens. The […]

A call for a New Enlightenment

Earlier this year, the French political scientist Dominique Moisi was a guest on Deadline 22:30 on Danish state television. The basis of the interview was a recent book of his wherein he speaks of fear being the basis for modern geopolitics. I found this conversation deeply fascinating, and inspiring in many ways, I interpret his […]

Fundamental rights and freedoms – Yin and Yang

The following is an updated version of a comment I wrote on the European Parliament’s Facebook page in response to the question What is the most important value that the EU should defend? I agree that fundamental rights and freedoms are the most important thing for the EU to protect. However, I think that there […]

Kommentar til Karina Lorentzens (SF) Facebook udmelding “Når seriøsiteten svigter, står oppositionen klar!”

Politik er af og til morsomt, og det bør det være, ellers ville verden da være grå, og kedelig. Problemet er bare når noget næsten er komisk af dårlige grunde. Følgende er endnu et klart bevis på noget, som egentlig er tæt på komisk, men pga. seriøsiteten, ikke er sjovt overhovedet! Kilde: Facebook. “Når seriøsiteten […]