Category Archives: International politics

“-What is Jerusalem worth?”

That is the question that Balian of Ibelin, played by Orlando Bloom, asks Saladin in Ridley Scott’s film Kingdom of Heaven, after the city is surrendered by the Crusaders to the Muslims. Saladin replies: “Nothing! Everything…” This really captures the historical … Continue reading

Posted in International politics | Leave a comment

Is Kim Jong-Un rational?

On the 28th of November North Korea testfired it’s Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile. It is North Korea’s most advanced system so far and it bears significant concern for the United States due to several reasons. North Korea claims that with … Continue reading

Posted in Geopolitical topics, International politics, USA | Leave a comment

L som i Liberal eller L som i Lakej?

Rubriken låter måhända syrlig och konfrontativ men den är inte utan relevans. Den skall ses som en fråga riktad till Liberalerna, eller kanske mer rättvisande vore att skriva “Liberalerna”, som haft landsmöte i veckan. Häromdagen twittrade Cecilia Wikström med en … Continue reading

Posted in Domestic Swedish politics, EU, Firearms Directive, Geopolitical topics, International politics | Leave a comment

The end of ISIS?

This week the Syrian Arab Army retook Abu-Kamal, the last city of importance held by ISIS. The operation was coordinated with the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units, PMU, from south of the border and with assistance by the Russian Aerospace Forces … Continue reading

Posted in Geopolitical topics, International politics | Leave a comment

“-..this isn’t a gun situation.”

“Mental health is your problem here. This was a very, based on preliminary reports, a very deranged individual, a lot of problems over a long period of time. We have a lot of mental health problems in our country, as … Continue reading

Posted in Domestic Swedish politics, EU, Firearms Directive, Hunting, International politics, USA | Leave a comment

Den osmakliga politiska korrektheten

Häromveckan skrev Magnus Falkehed i en krönika i Expressen av anledning av Stephen Paddocks groteska dåd i Las Vegas: “Denna höst arbetar dessutom den amerikanska vapenlobbyn på att driva genom ytterligare en uppluckring av USA:s lagar. Det ska bli lättare … Continue reading

Posted in Domestic Swedish politics, EU, Firearms Directive, Hunting, fishing and wildlife, International politics, USA | Leave a comment

Normaliseringen av islamismen

Det brukar sägas titt och tätt att SD som parti inte skall normaliseras osv. Men samtidigt sker ett normaliserande på motsatta sidan av spektrat. I Göteborgsposten stod häromdagen att läsa om hur Iman Aldebe vill piffa upp modet för muslimska … Continue reading

Posted in Domestic Swedish politics, International politics | Leave a comment