The Press: The Gestapo Way

In September 1941, more than a year after the occupation of Norway, Editor in Chief Fredrik Ramm wrote a little essay for his Oslo Morgenbladet:

". . . We must teach [the people] to hunger without being overwhelmed with hate and bitterness. . . . I had thought of starting a study circle. . . . As a theme I would have 'Norway In Its Years of Trial'. . . . Thus we would learn that it was precisely in difficult times that our forefathers put new earth to the plow. . . ."

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