Category: Opinion

A message from your editor

Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall previews the content in this month’s issue full of holiday spirit and its julehefte (Christmas booklet).

Relevant then, relevant now

Terje Joranger writes about The Emigrants, a film based on Vilhelm Moberg’s novel series about Scandinavian emigrants to the United States.

Bloody tourists!

Musician Gunnar Hjálmarsson (aka Dr. Gunni) makes a list of things that tourism has done to “ruin” cities in Iceland. (It’s not what you think.)

Welcome to Iceland!

Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall invites readers to enjoy our Iceland issue full of beautiful photos, sheep, wool, sweaters, art, and humor.

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Back of the line

Monica Sydgård,a director at Save the Children Norway, says rate of poverty has tripled, leaving many children behind in school and activities.