A public highway construction project over an ancient Icelandic lava field is generating outrage among locals, in part because some think the highway ...
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Any doubts as to whether Iceland's elite has declared war on its people were dispelled this weekend.
For a party that has no money and has existed as a political force for less than two months, the outcome of the Icelandic election is nothing less than miraculous.
A new generation of entrepreneurs is rising that may lead us, eventually, to a new order, one divorced from the old elite and all the corruption that they thrived on.
Our only hope now is a peaceful transition from a corrupt plutocracy to the responsible liberal democracy we had fooled ourselves into believing we already had.
Icelanders don't have the culture of crowds. There are no subways, no train stations, so Facebook has made a great social impact and has played a vital role in the days since the economic crash.
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