Speech about Equality

  I have chosen to talk about the topic, equality.   First, what is equality, and how does it apply to us today? The dictionary defines equality as “The quality or state of having the same rights or social status.”   This means that no matter which race, gender, sexual orientation, physical appearance, nation origin, […]

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Thoughts on the film Gran Torrino.

  How does culture influence one’s belief systems and how can getting .to know different cultures change your own belief system? Use the film and your own experiences in your answer. The film Gran Torrino was really touching and I really liked the change of believe Walt had. By getting to know different cultures, would […]

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Project report – International Day & ODW

The goal of Operation Day’s work and International Day is that Norwegian High School students learn about other student’s situation and experiences having difficulties getting their education. For us in Norway, the School system is pretty good, however, that’s not the case for everyone. Operation Day’s work shows us other views from other countries about their situations, and why maybe the […]

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The forgotten conflict…

A few weeks ago we had a visitor in our English class. Her name was Asria Mohamed. She come from Western Sahara, but was born and raised in a refugee camp in Algeria. She came to talk about the current situation were the Moroccan occupation and the conflict within, and also why the Un is a […]

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Girl Rising -review by Ingrid Skjong

  The film “Girl Rising” is a film capturing and spotlighting nine different stories, from nine quite different girls. They all have this in common; they all come from the developing part of the world and they all try to achieve something out of their lives, instead of being forced into lives they don’t want.  These girls experience discrimination, hate, slavery and injustice. […]

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OPERATION DAY’S WORK

Operation day’s work started with an annual meeting of the School Student Union in Norway in 1964, where a young man stood up an launched the idea of a student solidarity movement where students in Norway could donate money to projects that support education project for other countries. The point is to help people and youth that […]

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IN THE NEWS…

Lately, the News have been a lot about the aggressive hurricane “Harvey”. Hurricane Harvey moved inland Saturday morning after crashing into coastal Texas as a powerful Category 4 storm. It’s tolled that the hurricane has a speed greater than 130 miles per hour. It’s completely insane! To read about whats happening in Texas makes me feel really bad. None of […]

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Quality Education

From the UN’s Sustainable Development list of goals, there were especially one goal that really catch my attention and I find this really important. I therefore chose to write about the goal number four, quality education. Not only implies this goal it’s achievement selves. It also allow many other Sustainable Development goals to be achieved… This goal has a lot of improvement. From 2000-2012, the […]

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