Swedish prosecutor suspends judicial abuse of Assange

by Al Burke, Nordic News Network / 19 May 2017 After nearly seven years of judicial abuse, Swedish prosecutor suspends pursuit of Julian Assange...

Taking the Red Pill: Most “News” is Fake News

by Lexander / 8 February 2017 Reality isn’t what it used to be — it isn’t even really “real” anymore. In 1945, when the information revolution was...

On anniversary of UN decision, Assange calls on UK, Sweden to release him

Press Release / 6 February 2017 Today marks one year since the UN announced that Sweden and UK were acting unlawfully by depriving Julian Assange...

Trumping the Muslim Ban in Iran: Reality versus Rhetoric

by Ariyan Susangarde / 2 February 2017 [Editor’s note: This is an opinion piece by a political editor of an English-language daily in Iran, which was not...

Twelve Against the Gods: The Story of Adventure (1929) / William Bolitho

You may have heard that in July 2016, Elon Musk happened to casually mention he had been reading a rather obscure book entitled Twelve Against...

Spinning Intelligence: Why Intelligence Needs the Media, Why the Media Needs Intelligence

Robert Dover and Michael S. Goodman, eds. New York: Columbia University Press, 2009, 263 pp., endnotes and index.   by Mark Mansfield / CSI Studies...

G. B. Jones: Girl Gone Wild

by Weston Bingham / 13 December 2008 It’s been 13 years since G.B. Jones began her film The Lollipop Generation, but in celebration of...

From Riot Grrrl to CrimethInc: A Lineage of Expressive Negation in Feminist Punk and Queercore

by Johanna Isaacson 1 | Liminalities: A Journal of Performance Studies Vol. 7, No. 4, December 2011 Feminist zines and punk are often described by their producers in terms...

White Sun: Gobineau and the Iranian—Baha’i Origin of Nordic Racial Theory

by Kaveh Kianian, with contributions by Lexander Magazine staff writers Background Nordicism—or Nordic theory—is a pseudoscientific and pseudohistorical ideological theory of biological race, first...

Sweden’s New Political Landscape

by Al Burke, Nordic News Network / 19 October 2014 Recent election results in a weak government and an outcast party holding the balance of power....