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Norway Bombing

Marcus Baram

Right-Wing Extremism Still At Elevated Level, Says Author of 2009 DHS Report | Marcus Baram | Posted 09.27.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- The bombing and shooting spree in Norway on Friday has raised questions about whether federal law enforcement agencies in the United State...

An Open Letter to Norway... Don't Make the Mistake We Made

Judith Barr | Posted 09.27.2011 | World
Judith Barr

Mourning is a very complicated process. Grief compounded by violence, all the more complex. You have a long road ahead of you, Norway. Please, I urge you, as you go through your mourning, do not make the same mistake we made in the US. Not all of us. But most of us.

Why I Am So Proud of Being Norwegian

Sigurd Neubauer | Posted 09.26.2011 | World
Sigurd Neubauer

As we Norwegians mourn the deaths of the horrendous crimes committed by Anders Behring Breivik, Norway's spirit has not been broken. In fact, it is as strong as ever.

Europe's Far Right Defends Accused Norway Shooter's Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 09.26.2011 | World

After one of the biggest tragedies to hit Norway since World War II, Europe's far right groups have defended the anti-immigrant rhetoric of accused ma...

Why Breivik Was A Christian Terrorist

Mark Juergensmeyer | Posted 09.26.2011 | Religion
Mark Juergensmeyer

It is true that Breivik was much more concerned about politics and history than about scripture and religious belief. But much the same can be said about Osama bin Laden.

Actually, Guns Do Kill People

Dennis A. Henigan | Posted 09.26.2011 | Politics
Dennis A. Henigan

The staggering toll of young lives taken by a gunman at the Utoya youth camp reminds us all, once again, that guns are the enablers of mass killers.

Native Author's Reaction To Norway Tragedies | JO NESBO | Posted 09.26.2011 | Books

A FEW days ago, before the bombing here and the shootings on Utoya Island, a friend and I were talking about how the joy of being alive always seems t...

Traumatized Norwegians Try To Restore Normality After Deadly Attacks

Posted 09.26.2011 | World

OSLO (Reuters) - Jittery Norwegians tried to restore some normality on Wednesday after mass killings by a far-right zealot traumatized the nation, but...

Oslo's Central Station Evacuated Due To Suspicious Suitcase

Reuters | Posted 09.25.2011 | World

OSLO, July 26 (Reuters) - Oslo's central station was evacuated and all train and bus service halted after a suspicious suitcase was discovered early o...

Controversial '09 DHS Rightwing Report Author Responds to Critics

Brian Levin, J.D. | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Levin, J.D.

Daryl Johnson was the main author of a controversial 2009 law enforcement report. It was hailed by some as prescient trend analysis and condemned by others as a politically motivated hit piece.

Is Anders Breivik A European Fundamentalist?

Ben Stevens | Posted 09.25.2011 | Religion
Ben Stevens

For several days now, the headlines of otherwise reputable journalistic institutions have trumpeted the news that a Christian fundamentalist killed dozens in Norway.

Who Gets to Define Terrorism?

Ethan Casey | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics
Ethan Casey

My column last week on drone attacks so clearly struck a nerve that I intended to write a follow-up this week, addressing some of the many comments an...

Traveling Through Norway In The Wake Of Tragedy

Johnny Jet | Posted 09.25.2011 | Travel
Johnny Jet

A distraught Norwegian man came up to my girlfriend and kissed her on the cheek. I thought it was one of her long lost friends until he did the same to me.

Columbine and Norway Killings

Jeff Kass | Posted 09.25.2011 | Denver
Jeff Kass

Intersections between the Columbine and Norway killings are barely being touched upon so far, but at least one concerns the fiery issue of gun control.

Marcus Baram

Legendary Knights Templar Cited In Violence In Norway, Mexico | Marcus Baram | Posted 09.25.2011 | World

From Dan Brown's bestselling novels to video games to "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" to Wagner's Parzival opera, the Knights Templar have inspired ...

Father Of Norway Suspect: 'He Should Have Taken His Own Life'

Posted 09.24.2011 | World

Jens David Breivik, the father of the man who confessed to Friday's attacks in Norway that killed 76 people, told the Swedish tabloid Expressen that h...

What Would Nietzsche Say About Europe's Islam Crisis?

Daniel Tutt | Posted 09.24.2011 | Religion
Daniel Tutt

Nietzsche found liberation in radically questioning the foundations of tradition. But would he prefer that Islam assimilate or integrate into Europe?

Norway Killer A Lone Wolf, Researchers And Police Believe

Reuters | By Wojciech Moskwa and Aasa Christine Stoltz | Posted 09.24.2011 | World

OSLO, July 25 (Reuters) - Norwegian police think gunman Anders Behring Breivik is probably a lone wolf, a view also held by some researchers who cast ...

Norway massacre suspect Anders Behring Breivik detailed plans to kill as many journalists as possible

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 09.24.2011 | World
The Center for Public Integrity

By Traver Riggins, iWatch News July 25, 2011Confessed Oslo attacker Anders Behring Breivik mentioned journalism conferences that attract droves o...

New York Times: Killings In Norway Spotlight Anti-Muslim Thought In U.S.

New York Times | Scott Shane | Posted 09.24.2011 | World

The man accused of the killing spree in Norway was deeply influenced by a small group of American bloggers and writers who have warned for years about...

Who's To Judge? A Christian Response To Anders Breivik

Danielle Tumminio | Posted 09.24.2011 | Religion
Danielle Tumminio

The Bible says: The angels will come out and separate the evil from the righteous and throw them into the furnace of fire. If there's a candidate for most likely to be thrown in, shouldn't it be Anders Breivik?

The Perils of Anti-Immigration Politics: Lessons From Oslo

Sandip Roy | Posted 09.24.2011 | World
Sandip Roy

Until the immigrant becomes truly part of Tony Blair's "We," Europe will never be safe from both its Anders Breiviks and its Shahzad Tanweers.

Blogs, Faith And Norway: Terror And Responsibility

Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie | Posted 09.24.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Chuck Currie

Christianity is not to blame. At the same time, we cannot ignore that the fringes of the religious right in the United States have created an atmosphere of intolerance and fear directed at Muslims.

Beck: Children Killed In Norway Part Of 'Hitler Youth'-Like Camp

Posted 09.24.2011 | Media

Glenn Beck spoke out about the mass killings in Norway on his Monday radio show. Beck said that he was troubled by the summer camp that was the sit...

The Big Question

Norman Lear | Posted 09.24.2011 | World
Norman Lear

The New York Times story this Sunday covering the bombing and the slaughter in Norway by a Christian Fundamentalist ends with these words from a researcher at the London School of Economics.