Category Archives: Oceanica

Louis CK “Everything’s amazing, nobody’s happy”

Louis C K was visiting Conan O’Brian some weeks ago talking about that we might need some of the problems with our economy that we have now. I think he’s on to something here. This is extremely apparent when it … Continue reading

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Education for whom (and for what purpose)?

I study economics and school systems, most of the people in my class are pretty left-wingish and would not agree with the homeschooling idea (or any idea at all concerning private initiatives in the education sector), but for me freedom … Continue reading

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Should the news media endorse political parties?

The blogger Poneke, New Zeeland, is writing an interesting post about media endorsements to political parties on his page today. This is indeed a very important topic to discuss. As a free market-nut I do of course support freedom of … Continue reading

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May 1st?

I pity the fool … who is attending the communist circus on May 1st. =)

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The green food crisis

The world is facing a crisis. Remember my contribution when I wrote about why Icelandic food is so expensive? Well the same goes for the rest of the world. Food prices are skyrocketing. Foodstuffs have gone up 41 percent in … Continue reading

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Cultural Imperialism

Cultural Imperialism – just the word cause hatred and anger in the left-wing camp. Why is that? I would probably call myself a cultural imperialist. If it means that we spread the values of individual freedom and democracy to places … Continue reading

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Development and cultures

I have been discussing cultures and especially the Muslim practice of circumcision of women. Some people write and think like this: “i feel you are being ignorant to the practices that other cultures have”. I hate this thinking. I hate … Continue reading

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