A Higher Law!

SWEDEN. This is a piece of a longer show that was aired on SVT and the background is the decision to ban hijabs in schools in the town of Skurup. That proved to be illegal, but it led to some interesting discussions. Politician Loubna Stensåker Göransson (M) and teacher Naouel Aissaoui talk to each other... Continue Reading →

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 →

Children Are Missing after the Summer

SWEDEN. 24 children didn't return to school after the summer break in the city of Norrköping. Last year 14 children was missing after summer. Some of the children have been granted protected identity and moved during the summer and when it comes to them the register is momentarily out of sync. So they haven't been... Continue Reading →

Migrant Voices Reveal potential Conflicts

SWEDEN. A new study from the Institute for Future Studies in Stockholm have been released. 6 516 persons in 54 municipalities participated. The purpose was to explore how non-European migrants view integration. Another aim was to find out the values of migrants depending on country of origin and other background factors. The entire report can... Continue Reading →

Study Finds Migrant Voices

SWEDEN. A new study from the Institute for Future Studies in Stockholm have been released. 6 516 persons in 54 municipalities participated. One purpose was to explore how non-European migrants view integration and another was to find out the values of migrants depending on their country of origin and other background factors. The entire report... Continue Reading →

The Hijab Debate

SWEDEN. I truly welcome every article, blogpost and tweet that question the hijab and in particular when it comes to children wearing it. There's a lot of Somali immigrants where I live so, unfortunately, I've grown accustomed to seeing girls under the age of ten wearing the hijab. I've even seen some cases of 2-3... Continue Reading →

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