Terror in Norway: Slate's complete coverage of the Norwegian tragedy.

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July 27 2011 1:26 PM

Terror in Norway

Slate's complete coverage of the Norwegian tragedy.

"Anders Behring Breivik and the Crisis of Legitimacy: What the Norwegian murderer and American 'birthers' have in common," by Anne Applebaum. Posted Tuesday, July 26, 2011.

"What Happens at a Norwegian Political Youth Camp? Plus: Do Christian martyrs get rewarded in the afterlife? Also: How does a confirmed death toll decline?" by Brian Palmer. Posted Monday, July 25, 2011.

"Deadly Math: Is it right to say that the Norwegian terrorist attack was proportionally worse than 9/11?" by Jordan Ellenberg. Posted Monday, July 25, 2011.


"Christian Terrorism: If Muslims are responsible for Islamic terrorism, are Muslim-bashers responsible for the massacre in Norway?" by William Saletan. Posted Monday, July 25, 2011.

"A Ridiculous Rapid Response: Why did so many "experts" declare the Oslo attacks to be the work of Islamic terrorists?" by Christopher Hitchens. Posted Sunday, July 24, 2011.

"A Norwegian Street Photographer's Account of the "Mad Confusion" in Oslo: Exclusive images of downtown before and after the blasts," by Heather Murphy. Posted Friday, July 22, 2011.

"Photos From the Blast in Oslo, Norway; Warning: Contains graphic images," by Heather Murphy. Posted Friday, July 22, 2011.

"Glenn Beck Invokes Hitler Youth; Compares Norwegian Shooting Victims to Nazi Paramilitary (VIDEO)." Posted Tuesday, July 26, 2011.



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