Monthly Archives: September 2016

Return to South Africa

You’ll see how it is – it’s still that kind of city – here where one thing leads, shades into another; where footpath becomes road, road a roadstead, where the stone of the mountain turns to street-stone, and you’d almost believe the one were the other, and that where it all leads, the sole place […]

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Podcast – Nobel Peace Center

Nobel Peace Center in Oslo, Norway, has produced this podcast from a debate I had with Drs Cathrine Moe Thorleifsson (Dept. of Social Anthropology (SAI), University of Oslo) and Jacob Aasland Ravndal (Norwegian Defence Research Establishment, FFI) on the rise of the far-right in contemporary Europe. Co-hosted by C-Rex, the Center For Research on Right-Wing […]

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Columbia Global Freedom of Expression

I have written a new case summary of a Norwegian hate speech case brought by the Oslo Police’s Hate Crimes Unit under Norwegian General Penal Code Paragraph 185, and decided by Oslo Magistrate’s Court in May 2016 for Columbia University’s Columbia Global Freedom of Expression Project. The case summary is available here.

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Nobel Peace Center

Together with Cathrine Thorleifsson and Jacob Ravn Aandal from the Department of Social Anthropology (SAI) at the University of Oslo (UiO) and the Norwegian Defense Research Establishment (FFI), I have been invited by C-Rex, the new centre for research on right-wing extremism at the University of Oslo and the Nobel Peace Center in Oslo to […]

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