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"What made you?": Reflecting on the 2011 Norway attacks

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 03:37

On the 22nd July 2011, right-wing militant Anders Behring Breivik set off a bomb in Oslo and staged a shooting at a Labour Party camp on the island of Utoeya. 77 people were killed and more than 240 were injured. Former Labour lawmaker Laila Gustavsen's daughter Marte was disabled in the attacks. Three years on, she tells how she's dealt with the event - and what she'd ask Breivik.

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I want just to express my heartfelt sympathy and solidarity and -- the people under our wing. And. In this terrible. 86 is especially. Heartbreaking because so many of the victims were -- young. And. Yeah yeah. The media. What role models just I have to calm angry and frustrated for Mark Thompson. Without mom like when you're a -- -- you have given birth to your children things happened that changed their -- -- practically. For us it was the attacks on July 22. And that she was shocked from the island. For others he could be a car accident or disease which means someone -- sits in a wheelchair. Or some survive while others died. She had her wheelchair when we went to the music festival here in turning. People have thought litke -- the steering. It's in and we which -- experience. Regardless of what happened to them -- I don't feel quite the scene we know I. Sometimes I feel -- would not normally get on reveal but -- like you're carrying something. That you haven't quite worked your way through yet. It comes fortunately. From the lies at the back of your hate for many months and then suddenly comes back. -- Or bad Viet that'd be said from product mix I have been quite curious to -- I enter is serving graphic. What she ten. Why he became the week he did. Sometimes I have -- off by talking with him. Right to re older reasons not to come into mind he fits in his fail and he lived in Muslim world. What scares me it's what he has become in some circles. The beginning he was his actions were so extreme so England that far right circles distance themselves from him. But united in films circles he's colts kicker. -- food that you would want to talk to him but what would you want off the human. -- Democrats have to hit it I don't know it's suddenly columns are I would ask him for me you. He -- explained that at every opportunity and you had to fill week in court it's leaning the political reasons -- -- -- didn't. What was not talk to -- it's what we can hold these opinions. Don't you think that the but I can live event. It's pretty up there asses they'll make a difference here my. Because he doesn't know deserve this curiosities. Of he has done the most gruesome things. He can sit and sale and brought a week from my sikh community that. And then her and he does not deserve that I spend my time -- him. This is -- -- him for that week it's been tying him. And I don't think if he gets announcer. It's not a very productive use of time. It's a waste of telling.

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"What made you?": Reflecting on the 2011 Norway attacks

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 03:37