From the Gaza Freedom Flotilla: Norwegian Socialist Politician Calls for Sanctions on Israel
In Palermo, Sicily, during a break from intensive, non-violence training, I spoke to Freedom Flotilla crew member Mikkel Grüner, a Socialist member of the City Council of Bergen, Norway. Bergen is Norway’s second-largest city.
Mikkel explained that a ban on the importation of products from Israel’s illegal settlements is a small but important step toward the larger, ultimate goal of full-blown, governmental sanctions on Israel.
My discussion with Mikkel can be seen here: