Saturday, 30 May , 2020

Iceland

The dark side of the Nordic model

Scandinavian countries may top every ranking on human development, but they are a disaster for the environment. by Jason Hickel 6 Dec 2019 Scandinavians have it all....

Revealed: US pressure on Ireland over Israeli settlements bill

Published: 18 May, 2019 US politicians and lobbyists applied pressure on the Irish government before it passed a bill banning goods from illegal Israel settlements,...

ADVENTURE PHOTOGRAPHY: WITNESSING THE FATE OF ICELANDIC GLACIERS

While working with the Icelandic Mountain Guides, outdoor adventure photographers and filmmakers Ulrika Larsson and Lukasz Warzecha released Meltdown, a film exploring how climate...

‘No thanks!’ to EU and Nato, Iceland PM says

By Martin Breum Reykjavik, 29. Oct, 2018 Eurozone failures mean Iceland should stay out of the EU, its prime minister told EUobserver. She would also quit Nato...

Denmark Danes angered by US socialism report citing lower living standards...

By Rachael Kennedy 30/10/2018 A recent White House report has been rejected by Danish politicians as "fake news" after it claimed living standards in Nordic...

Swedish neo-Nazi Party Attends Biggest Political Event in Sweden

Swedish police have been criticized for allowing the Nordic Resistance Movement to participate - During last year's events, party members called filmmaker 'filthy Jew' Jul...

The Norwegian parliament has disregarded the people and the Constitution

22 mars 2018 RESS STATEMEN Today, on March 22nd 2018, the National assembly (Stortinget) has endorsed all the directives and regulations contained in the third legislative...

Meet Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Iceland’s Left-Wing, Environmentalist, Feminist Prime Minister

She’s one of a number of young women leaders who offer a refreshing contrast to right-wing populism. By John Nichols 8 March, 2018 Another storm is sweeping...

John Perkins on How Greece Has Fallen Victim to “Economic Hit...

By Michael Nevradakis, Truthout | Interview Thursday, September 11, 2014 John Perkins, author of Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, discusses how Greece and other eurozone...

Ιceland, Banks and Pirates

celand recently held new elections following the resignation of its Prime Minister due to the Panama Papers. In an interview with the activist Árni Daníel Júlíussson, the Lexit Network gathered updated information on the current situation in Iceland. We spoke also about the crisis, crisis policies, social movements in Iceland, the Euro and the question of EU-Membership.