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…

Fighting poverty made harder after the government scraps the poverty limit

Posted by on Feb 5, 2017 in News | No Comments
Fighting poverty made harder after the government scraps the poverty limit

There used to be a way to assess whether a Dane was living in poverty – anyone who earned less…

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…

Cutting away at the unemployment safety net

Posted by on Dec 13, 2016 in News | No Comments
Cutting away at the unemployment safety net

‘It must pay to work,’ has been the mantra of the Liberal Party (Venstre) since taking office in June 2015….

West of Valby: The forgotten Denmark

Posted by on Nov 2, 2016 in Features, News | No Comments
West of Valby: The forgotten Denmark

South Funen is a scenic, pastoral part of Denmark. Idyllic villages pop up between the fields and forests, with small…