Month: November 2019

Denmark should develop Canadian relations

I   Intensify  Danish-Greenlandic cooperation with Canada   As the Danish diplomatic conversation is about the relationship to  Canada, it is usually the question of the supremacy of Hans’ Island, which first emerges. But there are both geopolitical and cultural reasons why Denmark should make much more of it’s relations to Canada. It is partly about Canada’s shared interest with…

New political mobilization in Greenland against charges

  New charges on cigarettes and boozes meets heavy resistance     By Mikael Hertig, M of Sci pol     Resistance against new fees on cigarettes and alcohol in Greenland meets surprising resistance, both among Greenlanders in Denmark and in Greenland. Demonstrations in Nuuk and other cities could attract op to 2.000 people in Nuuk, Greenland. This type of…

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Le Groenlandais et moi

‘ Merci à Hans Moeller       Je rêve que les Groenlandais choisissent plus de Danois comme amis et partenaires, parce que nous le méritons, et pas seulement parce que nous y sommes déjà. Une doctrine grecque gravée sur le temple d’Apollon à Delphes se lit comme suit: “Connais-toi toi-même”; il s’agit d’identité. J’ai bientôt 70 ans; Plus je…