Taking the Initiative

Posted by on Oct 24, 2017 in Features | No Comments
Taking the Initiative

Sebastian Winther, Holger Thorup and Mikkel Møller Andersen are laying the foundations for a new political party, The Initiative (Initiativet)…

Anti immigration and pro-welfare – a shaky alliance forms across the middle

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in News | No Comments
Anti immigration and pro-welfare  – a shaky alliance forms across the middle

At the Danish People’s Party’s (DF) annual conference in September, leader Kristian Thulesen Dahl took to the stage to speak…

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…

The freedom to choose cancer

Posted by on Jul 24, 2017 in News | No Comments
The freedom to choose cancer

“Danish culture has always revolved around the feeling that nobody should tell us what to do or how to live…

Driven by social outrage and anger

Posted by on Feb 19, 2017 in Features | No Comments
Driven by social outrage and anger

Maria Pedersen decided that she’d had enough. It was March last year, and the government had just announced new cuts…

Is a guaranteed income the answer an uncertain future?

Posted by on Jan 22, 2017 in Features | No Comments
Is a guaranteed income the answer an uncertain future?

No job, no problem – at least, not if you’re one of 2,000 randomly-picked unemployed Finns. Over the next two…

“Politicians have become a poor excuse for themselves”

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“Politicians have become a poor excuse for themselves”

There are few jobs seemingly as cynical as that of a spin doctor – those who guide politicians through the…

“We need to stop talking so much about ethnicity”

Posted by on Dec 8, 2016 in Features | No Comments
“We need to stop talking so much about ethnicity”

To some Danes, being born in Denmark isn’t enough to make you Danish. High school student Jens Philip Yazdani discovered…