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Nobody claims Breivik is being "tortured"

The Norwegian version of this article can be found here.

In his latest Observer column, Nick Cohen is extremely critical of the recent court ruling on Anders Behring Breivik’s prison conditions. 838 more words

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Reviving liberalism

I have started thinking lately that my outlook on the world has become too gloomy. It is not particularly difficult to see why this is so, considering the output of the average news source. 1,112 more words


The BBC and "a politer version" of antisemitic conspiracy theory

Last week the British journalist and writer Nick Cohen published an article titled “Why I’m becoming a Jew and why you should, too” in the Guardian. 1,019 more words


Sweden's Communist crime writers

Some of Sweden’s most prominent useful stooges have been crime novelists.

Maj Sjöwall (b. 1935) and her partner Per Wahlöö (1926-75), both Communists, invented the Swedish police procedural in the 1960s as a means of promoting their politics. 451 more words


On the writings of Nick Cohen

I have been reading  an unusually large amount of opinion pieces from the United Kingdom lately, on online magazines such as The Guardian and The Spectator.  382 more words