I don’t want to decide how many immigrants come to Denmark. I just want the government to follow the law

Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in Features, News | No Comments
I don’t want to decide how many immigrants come to Denmark. I just want the government to follow the law

I think it’s scary that the government is so afraid of migrants and refugees that they are willing to risk…

Evil empire or Berth’s delirium?

Posted by on May 10, 2017 in Commentary | No Comments
Evil empire or Berth’s delirium?

Every Friday in Parliament’s European Committee, I debate EU politics with the EU spokespersons from the other parties. It’s important…

The trauma of watching Europe’s promise fade

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in Features | No Comments
The trauma of watching Europe’s promise fade

Adam Holm is self-conscious about smiling because he’s missing a tooth and doesn’t have the 28,000 kroner he needs to…

The cursed and fantastic duality of Europe

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in Commentary | No Comments
The cursed and fantastic duality of Europe

It has been 60 years since the foundation for what we now know as the EU was laid. I was…

“I think we can win this battle against populism. But it’s not going to be easy”

Posted by on Feb 14, 2017 in Uncategorized | No Comments
“I think we can win this battle against populism. But it’s not going to be easy”

When Liberal Alliance was first elected to parliament in 2011, they openly admitted that they had no foreign policy platform….

Time for the ‘City of Smiles’ to shine

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 in Culture | No Comments
Time for the ‘City of Smiles’ to shine

When considering the cultural, architectural and gastronomic experiences that Denmark has to offer, it can be all too easy to…

LUX: Film on the frontline, fighting for a unified Europe

Posted by on Jan 20, 2017 in Culture | No Comments
LUX: Film on the frontline, fighting for a unified Europe

The film Min Far Toni Erdmann is a hilarious and delicate examination of the distance between a headstrong young businesswoman…

Myth of EU “welfare tourists” dispelled in new report

Posted by on Dec 8, 2016 in News | No Comments
Myth of EU “welfare tourists” dispelled in new report

“We cannot have a grasshopper model, where some grasshoppers – in this case the Eastern Europeans – jump into the…

Bertel Haarder’s project to preserve Denmark’s spirit

Posted by on Nov 10, 2016 in Features, News | No Comments
Bertel Haarder’s project to preserve Denmark’s  spirit

Bertel Haarder peels an apple with a pocketknife. He cuts out the core, separates the flesh into eight pieces and…

Anti-EU champions caught misspending EU funds

Posted by on Nov 2, 2016 in News | No Comments
Anti-EU champions caught misspending EU funds

The Danish Peoples Party (DF) is a proud and vocal advocate for transparency, and has long lobbied against EU overspending…

Rising above the haters

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in News | No Comments
Rising above the haters

Europe has always been divided between those who want to build walls and those who want to tear them down,…

Europe’s grassroots revolutions

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in Features, News | No Comments
Europe’s grassroots revolutions

Europe is rumbling with discontent. Economies in the south have yet to fully recover following the 2008 financial crisis. The…