Category Archives: My (political) voice

To be or not to be? Lyme disease

It’s such a small insect – ticks. How could one ever imagine that a single little bite from one of these guys, can kill a person? A year ago, I was admitted to hospital, thinking I had a back problem. … Continue reading

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Beaten to death by his step father – childrens rights or parents rights?

The 2.february 2005, 8 years old Christoffer Kihle Gjerstad was beaten to death by his step father. As time has passed and both the step father and the mother has been sentenced for the crime, the momory of little Christoffer … Continue reading

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Et hatet folkeslag – for 100 år siden og i 2013

Opp igjennom tidene har få mennesker lagt skjul på sin forrakt for rom folket. De blir beskyldt for ran og tjuveri, juks og fanteri, barnemishandling, organisert kriminatiltet, mafia virksomhet med mer. Det er ikke til å legge skjul på at … Continue reading

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How (not) to write about Africa

I could not help but loving this video! Therefore I am sharing it with you today. There are so much critics these days about how not to write about Africa – and they are well deserved. But is there any posts … Continue reading

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Africa for Norway – the tables have turned!

How often do we see the terrible pictures and videos from Africa with starving children, illness, famine and whatever worse situations you might find in Africa. But do we ever get to see the other side of the coin? Do … Continue reading

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Fair trade – for both people and the environment

I have been running a webshop for petgear for about 6 years now. Yes, it’s fun, but it can also be very demotavating some times – specially when my focus is elsewhere. So I had to figure out what would … Continue reading

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What kind of aid actually works? Sawa World makes a difference!

We have all seen it, time and time again, all the aid and support to Africa that leads to nowhere. I recon that to be allowed to call it “helping people” there should be legal guidelines to make sure that … Continue reading

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