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…

Search and rescue missions treat the symptoms of a broken asylum system

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Features, News | No Comments
Search and rescue missions treat the symptoms of a broken asylum system

Refugees and migrants from around the world have gathered on the coast of Libya. They are pushed from home by…

When journalism and justice collide

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017 in News | No Comments
When journalism and justice collide

On September 9, 2015, hundreds of refugees arrived in Denmark from Germany and started walking along the E45 motorway toward…

MARCH LEADER – We don’t need emotional propaganda to make the case for an inclusive Denmark

Posted by on Mar 6, 2017 in Commentary | No Comments
MARCH LEADER – We don’t need emotional propaganda to make the case for an inclusive Denmark

My Facebook feed was dre-nched in outrage last month. The government had apparently decided that you can only be Danish if…

Young, male and Muslim: A community divides over its new refugee neighbours

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in Features, News | No Comments
Young, male and Muslim: A community divides over its new refugee neighbours

Sitting prominently at the rise of a hill, Copenhagen International School (CIS) used to educate 700 children from around the…

Somalis lose refugee status

Posted by on Feb 3, 2017 in News | No Comments
Somalis lose refugee status

The security situation in Somalia is “serious and fragile” admits the Immigration Service after months of sustained attacks on the…

The Christian Democrats still have a little faith

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in News | No Comments
The Christian Democrats still have a little faith

Some parties perform well nationally and disappoint locally or vice versa. The Christian Democrats (Kristendemokraterne) struggle on both levels. They’ve…

Politics briefing – New rules for Uber, friction with Greenland, and refugee numbers fall

Posted by on Jan 10, 2017 in News | No Comments
Politics briefing – New rules for Uber, friction with Greenland, and refugee numbers fall

US base stirs tension with Greenland Greenland’s foreign minister Vittus Qujaukitsoq thinks the Danish government is interfering too much with…

Refugee children inspire a new Danish cookbook

Posted by on Dec 17, 2016 in Culture | No Comments
Refugee children inspire a new Danish cookbook

When brother-in-laws Steven Achiam and Brendan Killeen held Christmas with their families last year, they were joined by a special…

The Northern Jungle

Posted by on Jun 21, 2016 in Features, News | No Comments
The Northern Jungle

Tippen feels like the edge of the Earth. To the west, black smoke rises above the factories in the central…