In 2015 thousands of refugees came to Norway, followed by a huge debate on migration politics. The King’s message is that we have to take care of each other.
Here are the highlights from the spech which went viral:
“Norwegians come from the north of the country, from the middle, from the south and all the other regions. Norwegians are also immigrants from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Poland, Sweden, Somalia and Syria.”
“Norwegians are girls who love girls. Boys who love boys. And boys and girls who love each other.”
“Norwegians believe in God, Allah, everything and nothing.”
“Norwegians like Grieg, Kygo, Hellbilles and Kari Bremnes.”
“What we call” home “is where our heart is.”
“In other words, Norway is you. Norway is us.”