Athena Institute


Culture of Hate

‘Spiraling out of control, a “culture of hate” is a fertile ground for violent extremism’ - told Kristof Domina, Director of the Athena Institute to Norway’s Dagens Næringsliv, the largest national business newspaper published in Oslo. Old-style nationalisms reinvented and mixed with racism, xenophobia and militarism - the report reflects on the general picture new European democracies have to face while also draws parallels with the Breivik case highlighting Western-European challenges.