The «drone war» – does it fight terrorism or create it?

Since the terror attacks on September 11 2001, the United States has been fighting terrorist groups in countries like Afghanistan. However, after two catastrophic ground invasions in Afghanistan and Iraq, the United States has found a new way of fighting: drones. What are drones? Drones are airplanes without pilots, radio-controlled from far away using advanced technology […]

The primary elections and the American political landscape

The American political landscape Both the United States as a nation and its citizens are way more to the right politically than Norwegians. They place far more value on the freedom and opportunities of the individual, and less on collective security and solidarity with those who don’t succeed. Broadly speaking, although the Democratic party resembles our Conservative […]