Denmark prepares for even more interventions and wars instead of civil conflict handling

Denmark prepares for even more interventions and wars instead of civil conflict handling

  By Jan Oberg June 25, 2018 Danish media have just informed the gaping Danes that their country is entering no less than “two military alliances” this week. That’s how the Ritzau News Bureau describes it and since a decent basic journalist capacity to problematize security and defence issue – as well as the peace […]

Five lessons we should learn from the North Korea nuclear story

Five lessons we should learn from the North Korea nuclear story

  By Gunnar Westberg June 21, 2018 The North Korea – USA nuclear crisis should teach us several lessons regarding nuclear weapons: 1. Nuclear weapons do not prevent nuclear proliferation. In 1970, the nuclear weapon states accepted the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, NPT. In this treaty, they agree to negotiate the complete disarmament of their own […]

As bizarre as it gets: Trump’s video for Kim

As bizarre as it gets: Trump’s video for Kim

  By Jan Oberg “The US president presented North Korea’s leader with an action-movie trailer as part of their Singapore meeting. The Guardian’s chief film critic isn’t impressed.” In and of itself, this is bad enough. It’s actually a totally disgusting video about one man being offered a one-time choice and, if he doesn’t grasp […]

War-War and Jaw-Jaw

War-War and Jaw-Jaw

  By Jonathan Power June 19, 2018 • Give the man a break. Donald Trump found out in Singapore that, as Churchill said, “Jaw-Jaw is better than War-War”. If war can be avoided by a warm, long, very private chat without advisers, with effusive body gestures and promises of a world stage when his opponent, […]

Masterplottet om Putins Rusland

Masterplottet om Putins Rusland

Af Jesper Munk Jakobsen Rusland og Vladimir Putin har en lang og væmmelig historie bag sig. Den ene fortælling efter den anden i de danske medier har berettet om forkastelig adfærd fra Rusland, som har manifesteret et stereotypt og negativt billede af vestens fjende nummer ét. I løbet af foråret 2018 har de danske medier […]

DR forklarer hvorfor USA må have atomvåben, når andre ikke må

DR forklarer hvorfor USA må have atomvåben, når andre ikke må

  Af Jan Øberg 11. juni 2018 Artiklen publiceredes den 10. jun i 2018 og overskriften må vække opmærksomhed. DR stiller ikke spørgsmålet om det er OK at USA har dem. Nej, man forklarer hvorfor det er OK. DR’s journalist trækker ikke substantielle modargumenter frem og interviewer kun en ekspert hvis udsagn bekræfter at det […]

Blev Udenrigsudvalget orienteret af et par kriminelle og/eller CIA?

Blev Udenrigsudvalget orienteret af et par kriminelle og/eller CIA?

  Af Jan Øberg 11. juni 2018 Udenrigsudvalget have den 6. juni indkaldt to personer til at diskutere den så kontroversielle Magnitzky-lov om sanktioner mod russiske enkeltpersoner, der menes at have tjent penge i forbindelse med forbrydelser mod menneskerettigehderne. Det har DR skrevet om blandt andet den 13. marts 2018, der indledes sådan: “For at […]

Convicting the US of war crimes

Convicting the US of war crimes

  By Jonathan Power June 5, 2018 There is a clock ticking – towards July 20th. That is when the International Criminal Court for War Crimes goes into its summer recess. The question is will it be able in the six weeks that remain start proceedings against the US for alleged war crimes committed in […]

Open Letter to Prime Minister Theresa May from Nobel Peace Laureate Mairead Maguire

Open Letter to Prime Minister Theresa May from Nobel Peace Laureate Mairead Maguire

  By Mairead Maguire Appeal to P.M. May and U.K. Government to choose Peace and not war against Syria.   Dear Prime Minister May and Members of the UK Parliament, 12 Apr 2018 – As you are well aware, many people are deeply concerned at the dangerous escalation and tension between political leaders, allegations and […]

New book – “The Information Explosion”

New book – “The Information Explosion”

  By John Scales Avery May 30, 2018 I would like to announce the publication of my new book entitled “The Information Explosion”. This book discusses the role of information in evolution, and especially in the evolution of human culture. Articles and book chapters that I have previously written on this subject are incorporated in […]

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