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New Swedish children's book: Grandpa has four wives

New Swedish children's book: Grandpa has four wives

Normalization of polygamy is now being presented to small children in Sweden.

HOMO (Hardcover) - if you want to be gay

HOMO (Hardcover) - if you want to be gay

"The book for those who are, wondering if they are, or want to be gay. Or for those who just wonder how this gay stuff works," reads the description of a Norwegian book, which even Jens Stoltenberg apparently has contributed to.

New book on Swedish immigration 'too racist'

New book on Swedish immigration 'too racist'

A new factual book about the Swedish immigration is considered racist by Ekerö Library in Stockholm, and it will not be purchased. But the library has no problem keeping Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf or other controversial books in its collection.

Mohammad cartoonist Franz Füchsel dies

Mohammad cartoonist Franz Füchsel dies

Danish artist Franz Füchsel, who was one of the 12 Muhammad cartoonists, has died.

- Charlie Hebdo has gone soft on extremists

- Charlie Hebdo has gone soft on extremists

One of Charlie Hebdo's most outspoken journalists said she is quitting the French satirical magazine because it has gone soft on Islamist extremism.

A Viking Christmas was characterized by alcohol

A Viking Christmas was characterized by alcohol

Before Christmas became known as the celebration of the birth of Christ, the festival of Jól was the Vikings' main party. They sacrificed people and animals, decorated with blood, drank strong beer and over ate on pork in honour of the gods.

Bob Dylan wins 2016 Nobel prize in literature

Bob Dylan wins 2016 Nobel prize in literature

The Nobel Prize in literature 2016 goes to none other than artist and songwriter, Bob Dylan (75).

Three new Harry Potter books to come

Three new Harry Potter books to come

Harry Potter fans can look forward to new books, as J K Rowling is launching new short-form content about the Harry Potter world, called Pottermore Presents.

Tutankhamun had knife from space

Tutankhamun had knife from space

The origin of its unrusted iron blade has baffled scientists.

This drawing stops popular children's book

This drawing stops popular children's book

The pictures of Omar and his Arab pirates have become too harsh for the Swedes.

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