Integreringen er problematisk når en mann IKKE ber en bønn i Vigelandsparken

Først publisert hos Drammens Tidende Der noen jubler, gråter andre. En av dem er Sylvi Listhaug. Dagen forslaget på statsbudsjettet 2019 blir offentliggjort, oppdaterer Listhaug sine followersog skriver: «Det er smålig og unødvendig av Jan Tore Sanner å kutte støtten til Human Rights Service (HRS) som har vært den eneste organisasjonen som har løftet frem…

Dine rettigheter er begrenset

Først publisert hos Drammens Tidende «akbar-kjerring» «bare vent til du blir voldtatt» «du fortjener å dø» «asylsøkerjævel» «pedofilmuslim» Ovenpå er eksempler på hatytringer møtt på av meningsytrere i den offentlige debatten.  Norge er det «beste» eksemplet på et velfungerende demokrati og topper den demokratiske indeksen lagt frem av The Economist Intelligence Unit. Dette betyr at…

Human Rights School

I have had the opportunity to do a workshop on no hate speech and human rights for 30 Russian and Norwegian high school students from Finnmark and Murmansk. The Human Rights school was arranged by Norwegian Helsinki Committee in Kirkenes. Human rights education and youth are the best promoters of human rights and no hate speech! Give…

No hatespeech documentary

EEA and Norway Grants just released a short documentary on hate speech and counter and alternative hatespeech training programme that took place this October on Utøya. The programme was developed by The European Wergeland Centre (EWC) and Council of Europe. “On the island of Utøya, the most horrific act took place. Youth politicians dreaming of a better future, were…

Workshop on how to write debate articles

Today I did a workshop on counter and alternative narratives to hate speech and how to use it as a tool while writing debate articles. Participants were truly inspiring and had unique ideas. Youth is not just future, they are also present!

A visit to the Salvation Army Drammen

Yesterday I was invited to The Salvation Army in my city to talk about two-culture identity and the gap between first generation immigrants and their children. An honor to be able to talk to parents and share experiences and thoughts as well to hear their experiences and thoughts! I also got a cute greeting from…