Author Archives: Hara

The Rythm of the Silence – story about Greenland

I cam across (by luck) this movie and it really impressed me. It sumarizes so well the whole drama isolated places like Greenland go through and how important is for the world to understand that the “modern” way of life … Continue reading

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It’s time to let the Faroese talk : “You Provide Sustenance For Yourself With What Is Available To You” – written by Elin Brimheim Heinesen

I tried to explained as I see it, from the point of view of the foreigner who landed in this corner of the world. Now it is time to let a very articulated Faroese to tell her point of view. … Continue reading

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Interview with Rúni Nielsen

One interesting podcast with Rúni Nielsen, one of the most active Faroese anti-whalers, who explains who destructive can be this whole international hate can be, especially because it undermines their efforts . http://faroepodcast.blogspot.com/2014/01/podcast-201-faroese-anti-whaling-part-1.html This is the blog of one American … Continue reading

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Life as it used to be in the Faroe Islands.

The other day, while looking on a Facebook page that publishes different pieces of information about Faroe Islands, I came across this: http://icelandvisualhistory.com/2013/08/09/viking-life-in-the-storm-cursed-faroes-1930/ It is a fantastic view about what used to mean life in this remote place almost 100 … Continue reading

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When the whales become Calderon dolphins … The real story behind the “Calderon dolphins masacre” from “Denmark”

My better half fought a lost battle (on the net) with a Bulgarian brat residing somewhere in Florida or California, USA. Someone who did not have anything to do in her spare time and decided to save the world and … Continue reading

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