Holiday in the Country They Fled

IRAN/SWEDEN. There were 17 Swedes, whereof three had Swedish names, on the Ukranian plane that were shot down in Teheran. The media has made stories about some of them, but they leave a lot to be desired. I'll start by saying that I find the "accident" (no, I don't think that Iran are telling the … Continue reading Holiday in the Country They Fled

Joakim Lamotte

SWEDEN. Joakim Lamotte is an independent journalist who takes on the subjects that the ordinary media refuse to touch. Lamotte often travel to the place that he's covering and just talk to the locals in a public area so they can make their voices heard. He was in Kronogården, Trollhättan, during the recent riot and … Continue reading Joakim Lamotte

City Pays Immigrants Drivers Licences

SWEDEN. 12 immigrated women from the Middle East living in Oskarshamn will get parts of their drivers licence paid by the municipal which have caused a lot of irritation. A drivers license costs a lot of money, around 15 000 kronor ($1 609), so it's something that youths or their parents saves up for for … Continue reading City Pays Immigrants Drivers Licences

Tech Companies Goes Halal

JAPAN. Panasonic Corp. and Sharp Corp. have been granted halal-certifications for their products which makes it possible for them to access the profitable Muslim market. The companies guarantee that their goods haven't come into contact with pork or alcohol and the screenings to meet the strict halal standards even covered the materials of the gloves … Continue reading Tech Companies Goes Halal

Norrby Isn't Sweden Anymore

SWEDEN. Norrby is a no go-zone in central Borås and the municipality has recently released a status report about the area. It shows something completely different from the Swedish society. Norrby has turned into a segregated enclave where the clan, Islam and honour direct the rules, not the Swedish law. Many of the residents in … Continue reading Norrby Isn't Sweden Anymore