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Anders Behring Breivik

Norway Killer's American 'Penpal' Speaks Out

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 04.19.2012 | World

Few people have anything good to say about Anders Behring Breivik, the confessed perpetrator of the 2011 terrorist attacks in Norway that killed 77 pe...

In Norway, You Can Murder 77 People and Still Enjoy Retirement

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 06.18.2012 | World
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

If Anders Behring Breivik is found to be mentally competent, the toughest sentence Norwegian law can mete out is 21 years, though he may still remain incarcerated if he is deemed to be a danger to society. Breivik may be walking the streets by the time he's 55.

Anders Breivik: The First Step to Mass Murder Is a Belief in Good and Evil

Christina Patterson | Posted 06.18.2012 | World
Christina Patterson

Anders Breivik seems to think that bringing what one witness called "a blanket of death" to a tiny island full of life and hope wasn't poisoning a paradise, but shining a light into hell.

Norway Killer: 'Insane' Diagnosis 'Worse Than Death'

Reuters | Posted 06.04.2012 | World

OSLO, April 4 (Reuters) - A far-right militant who killed 77 people in Norway last year will use his trial to challenge a diagnosis that he is crimi...

Play Based On Norwegian Terrorist's Writings To Be Staged In Oslo

Posted 02.22.2012 | Home

A play based on Norwegian terrorist Anders Behring Breivik's manifesto, "2083: A European Declaration of Independence" is in production for its second...

Immigrant Scapegoating: Not Just an American Pastime

Michelle Chen | Posted 03.27.2012 | World
Michelle Chen

Around the world, as long as people keep moving, politicians will continue to talk breathlessly about the immigration "crisis."

Norwegian Mass Murderer Was 'Male Chauvinist,' Claims Former Girlfriend

GlobalPost | Posted 01.18.2012 | World

MALMO, Sweden — The last known girlfriend of Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has given her first interview about her experiences with t...

Peter King's Muslim Hysteria

Wilfredo Amr Ruiz | Posted 01.25.2012 | Religion
Wilfredo Amr Ruiz

Peter King's targeting of the Muslim community is wrong and should cease swiftly. His attitude damages not only the Muslim community but all minority communities.

Andrea Stone

Expert Says 9/11 Terror Threat May Not Match Size Of Previous Attacks | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As counterterrorism officials here and in New York search frantically to confirm a "credible" report of an "active plot" to set off expl...

Norwegian Police Build Replica Of Breivik's Bomb

Posted 11.08.2011 | World

By Bjoern H. Amland -- The Associated Press OSLO, Norway (AP) — Norwegian police on Thursday set off a replica of the car bomb that ripped throug...

Lacoste To Norway Bomber: Stop Wearing Our Clothes!

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 11.08.2011 | Style

Who says killers can't be stylish? Anders Behring Breivik, the gunman who killed 77 people after a shooting rampage at a youth camp and a bombing i...

As 9/11 Anniversary Approaches, a Call for Balance

Mark Potok | Posted 10.24.2011 | Politics
Mark Potok

The truth is that intelligence experts with far more integrity than Gingrich or others who have specialized in demonizing Muslims agree that homegrown jihadists now pose more of a direct threat to America than al Qaeda.

We Choose Dignity

Jens Stoltenberg | Posted 10.17.2011 | World
Jens Stoltenberg

On July 22nd we lost some of our country's most precious assets: our youth. But we kept our dignity as a nation. Now we will find our way back to normality. But there will be new tests that are just as demanding as the ones we have passed.

From Jihadism To Crusade-ism

Mustafa Akyol | Posted 10.11.2011 | Religion
Mustafa Akyol

Since it became clear that the culprit of the horror in Norway was not a Muslim jihadist, but a self-proclaimed "Christian Knight," the popular perceptions of terrorism are being questioned.

Norway Suspect's Online Idol Calls Breivik 'A Monster'

Posted 10.05.2011 | World

OSLO (Reuters) - Mass killer Anders Behring Breivik's favorite writer, a right-wing blogger previously known only as "Fjordman", denounced the attacks...

Norway Suspect's Online Idol Calls Breivik 'A Monster'

Posted 10.05.2011 | World

OSLO (Reuters) - Mass killer Anders Behring Breivik's favorite writer, a right-wing blogger previously known only as "Fjordman", denounced the attacks...

What Is Really Going on in Norway?

Nathan Schneider | Posted 10.05.2011 | World
Nathan Schneider

When a country is shaken by violence, most people expect it to react in kind with force. So what about the most recent act of terrorism in the news -- Anders Behring Breivik's rampage in Norway?

Is Heroic Norwegian Lesbian Couple's Media Oversight Discriminatory?

Posted 10.02.2011 | World

A Norwegian lesbian couple's rescue of 40 children during the Utoya Island youth camp attacks has been hailed as a heroic act -- but some are calling ...

The Slaughter Benches of History: Hegel and Radical Extremists

Franz-Stefan Gady | Posted 10.02.2011 | World
Franz-Stefan Gady

The crucial question is, of course, the interpretation of words. Political radicals do not need to pore over thousands of pages of philosophical text to come to a conclusion on any perceived political malaise.

Much Ado About Breivik: Why Academics Should Engage The Killer's Writings

Ruth Starkman | Posted 10.02.2011 | Politics
Ruth Starkman

It won't be long before the discussion abandons Anders Breivik. The task at hand is to engage the discussion of Islam, Europe and the struggles of multiculturalism.

In the Wake of Oslo Attacks, A Path Forward for Labor?

Michelle Chen | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics
Michelle Chen

Can labor effectively militate toward ideals of justice, democracy and equality in the face of terror? Now, labor can turn a time of mourning into a moment for reaffirming its purpose.

Norway and the Fox News Response

Karl Frisch | Posted 10.01.2011 | Media
Karl Frisch

Many say that it is thoughtless, even reckless to blame an entire political movement for the actions of men like Breivik or Dr. Tiller's killer. I am inclined to agree. But it is just as reckless to dismiss these men as simply crazed.

Von Trier's 'Dogville' Listed As One Of Norway Shooter's Favorite Films

Posted 10.01.2011 | Home

Lars Von Trier seems to have inadvertently found himself in the hot seat again. Norwegian shooter Anders Behring Breivik, who confessed to a bombing a...

Both Sides Now: Debt Ceiling Fight "Psychotic"? ID Laws "Jim Crow"?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 09.30.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2010-06-28-bothsides_pull.jpg Arianna & Mary debate whether voter ID laws declare war on fraud or voters, and is the debt ceiling a manufactured crisis? Can O'Reilly complain about "Christian Extremism" after fretting "Muslim Extremism"?

Report: Norway Suspect's Twitter Account HACKED

The Village Voice | Posted 09.30.2011 | Technology

The Twitter account belonging to Anders Behring Breivik, the man who murdered over 90 people in Norway in twin attacks over a week ago, appears to hav...