Tag: sovereignty

A sovereign Catalonia?

    Violence or understanding?  By Mikael Hertig1         ”Understanding is a journey into somebody else’s land”   Why am I so interested in the Catalan freedom movement? In the Danish-Green­landic relationship, I am working for changing Danish colonial behavior in­to an attitude building on more respect and less superiority. I may criticize government of Denmark in…

Greenland in squeeze between Denmark and US

By Mikael Hertig Master of Political Science Nuuk Greenland       Geography seems important   The US-Danish relationship When it comes to real war situations, geography is of great importance. Through WW2, Greenland formally continued as a Danish Colony. However, Denmark was unable to supply the Greenlanders with food and other necessary commodities. Denmark was occupied, and the long…