Kategoriarkiv: News in English

‘Post-Truth’ and the Decline of Swedish Education

av | 18 september, 2018

In the last 15–20 years, Sweden has suffered a downturn in several important aspects of the elementary and secondary education system. To begin to illustrate the state of Sweden’s schools, we can make a comparison with the heavily criticized American education system. It is a common and understandable belief, in the U.S. and elsewhere, that Swedish… Läs mer »

Tomas Brandberg: The Swedish Demographic Experiment

av | 17 september, 2018

According to a report from 2017, almost a third (30 percent) of the children in Swedish schools have other native tongues than Swedish. Language skills are, of course, not disadvantageous, but this situation reflects a very dramatic, ongoing change of the Swedish demography. An increasing share of the Swedish population consists of people born outside… Läs mer »

Sweden refuses to deport Palestinian who firebombed a synagogue for fear he will be Israeli target

av | 17 september, 2018

A court in Sweden ruled that a Palestinian man found guilty of throwing a Molotov cocktail at a synagogue cannot be deported to the Occupied Palestinian Territories, prompting a sharp rebuke from Israel. The Court of Appeal for Western Sweden ruled that Feras Alnadim’s “fundamental human rights” would be threatened because he would be at risk of reprisals.… Läs mer »

ProjektSanning now also in English.

av | 14 september, 2018

Now ProjectSanning also introduces articles in English. The idea is to spread information on Swedish politics to international readers. To get to all upcoming articles in English go to the top menu bar and select “News In English”. (Nu introducerar ProjectSanning även artiklar på engelska. Tanken är att sprida information om svensk politik till internationella… Läs mer »