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News Norway » History: Trump prefers immigrants from Norway over 'shithole' countries? He must not know anything about Norway's history

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Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

Gratulerer, my fellow Norwegian Americans, for a United States president at long last has invited our cousins toughing it out in the Old Country to migrate to the land of freedom and chronic traumatic encephalopathy — not like those undesirables ...

News Norway » History: Norway and the Holocaust – A Witness to History Speaks Out

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Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Author and Holocaust child survivor Irene Levin Berman will speak about her two books that were inspired by her childhood in Nazi-occupied Norway. The talk and book signing will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 2:00 at Duncaster. It is open to the ...

News Norway » History: The Real Reason Donald Trump Loves Norway — Hint: It’s Not The Fjords

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Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

You know the type: drug dealers, terrorists, rapists and murderers. It’s funny that Trump picked on Norway of all the Northern European nations, a nation that has its own history of banning immigrants — especially Jews. Other than for a few select ...

News Norway » History: Frozen in time: Glacial archaeology on the roof of Norway

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Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Focusing on Jotunheimen and the surrounding mountain areas of Oppland, which include Norway's highest mountains (to 2649m ... Professor in medieval archaeology Brit Solli, of the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo, who led the study of the recovered ...

News Norway » History: White House does not deny Trump used racist, vulgar language to disparage non-white countries

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Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

The president reportedly named the affluent country of Norway, whose prime minister met with Trump on Wednesday. Attendees at the meeting included Sens. Lindsay Graham (R-SC) and Dick Durbin (D-IL), both of whom had expected to meet with the president alone.

News Norway » History: Norway's Bjoergen eyeing medal history in Pyeongchang

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Publication date: Sunday 07 January 2018

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Four years after equalling the record for the number of Olympic medals won by a woman, 37-year-old cross-country skier Marit Bjoergen will be aiming to make that accolade her own in Pyeongchang as she leads the Norwegian medal charge.

News Norway » History: Stillwater author's history of Norway is first of its kind in 70 years

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Publication date: Friday 31 July 2015

Just as a Norway House has opened in Minneapolis as an answer at long last to the American Swedish Institute, a Stillwater man is publishing what is being billed as the first start-to-the-present history of Norway to be produced by an American in decades.

News Norway » History: Canada and Norway's Shared Polar History: An Important Testament to Cooperation in the Arctic

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Publication date: hursday 13 November 2014

Magdalena Bay, François-Auguste Biard, 1840. Norway, like Canada, has a time-honoured history of polar exploration. Canada's Arctic Archipelago is one of the least accessible regions in the world; this maze has been the object of fascination and obsession ...

News Norway » History: For First Time in History, Atheism Overtakes Religious Faith in Norway

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Publication date: onday 21 March 2016

For the first time in its recorded history, the number of Norwegians who say they do not believe in God has topped the number of those who do believe, with atheism reaching a national record well up in the double digits. But a new annual survey carried out ...