Source: Lucy Ann Moll

Are you worth befriending?

“New kids on the block need to work hard for acceptance. In Greenland, even though they let you eat cake, they make you sweat before they embrace you with open arms. Then they give you deodorant, and more cake.”   That was a totally weird conversation I had the other day. We were talking about kaffemiks…

One second video: two months in Greenland

One second video: Two months in Greenland

I have a sneaking suspicion that life has become more boring! At least, it’s certainly slowed down since my last one-second video travelling from Australia to Europe to Greenland. Right now, I’m living. I’m breathing, eating, drinking and socialising. Exploring a new lifestyle. Doing a bit of touristy stuff. It’s a lifestyle that does not include working.…

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A snapshot of Greenland and international law

Just who are the Greenlandic peoples and how should they see themselves in the world? Issues of colonisation, self-identity and nationality were discussed with heart and soul during the question time of a public lecture by international human rights lawyer Professor Gudmundur Alfredsson yesterday. Held at the University of Greenland, the public lecture on international…