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About Morten Sjaastad

Morten Sjaastad is a Norwegian commentator and writer, who also publishes poetry under the name of Kenneth Lutz. He lives in the UK.        

Articles by Morten Sjaastad

This week’s editor

Alex Sakalis, Editor

Alex Sakalis is associate editor of openDemocracy and co-edits the Can Europe Make It? page.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

I am not Charlie

The Danish cartoons were assembled to humiliate a vulnerable minority. In subsequent debates, the idea of freedom of speech has been subverted to undermine the right of Muslims to speak up on their own behalf.

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