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Election 2013

It’s the Norwegian election day 2013. We’re voting for members of parliament today. I’m living in one of the test municipalities where we could vote via the Internet this year, so I did my voting weeks ago. I am going to watch the election coverage tonight, and there is enough …

Electronic voting

It’s an election year in Norway. September 9 is the big day. It’s a parliamentary election. This year, as they did with the county and municipal elections two years ago, my municipality is one of the twelve which have electronic voting. Essentially this means that I voted yesterday, in my …

Life has begun to return to normal

Albeit slowly. It was a shock the first time I turned on the television after the attacks at Utøya and in Oslo 22. July – and noticed that the programme did not cover those attacks. I think it was the Wednesday after. Life goes on, even for the television channels, …

Norwegian election night…

Election in Norway tomorrow. Unlike the presidential elections in the US, when I stayed up all night to watch the results on the BBC, I will be sleeping in my bed. The reasons for that are many, but the most obvious one at the moment is that I’m no longer …