The Norwegian town of Vanse on the Lista peninsula seems the epitome of the American dream – and exposes aspects of that dream for Norwegian immigrants.
The TV series “Revolution” manages to forget everything the Lancaster County Pennsylvania Dutch retained for centuries.
The death of Commander Neil Armstrong recalls the promise and success of Project Apollo – and raises the hope that we may go farther.
The Breivik verdict closes the painful chapter of the trial, while leaving many questions and issues for Norway’s future.
Withdrawal from U.S. political media and discussion need not equate to surrender of power.
A sculpture memorial to America’s history shapes, and is shaped by, the perspective of current events.
An often overlooked Viking turns an exploratory eye on Philadelphia, past and present.
The 50th anniversary of the Freedom Rides and another take on net neutrality prompt reflection on contemporary approaches to the economy.
A meditation on whether Americans don’t get exactly the postal service they deserve.
A brief revisiting of Valentine’s Day that first appeared via Facebook.