A diverse Christmas

SWEDEN. That the store Åhlens has embraced social justice philosophy in it's add campaigns isn't any news. It's probably just PR stunts to get attention, but it works every time. Two years ago it was the add of a little brown (can't remember what the politically correct term is this week) boy who was dressed … Continue reading A diverse Christmas

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The annual Lucia Quarrel

SWEDEN. That a Lutheran countrys most loved traditions involves a saint it's a little ironic and for the last couple of years identity politics have dominated the time for preperations. Lucia, S:t Lucy, is celebrated on December 13 with a parade of women and men dressed in white carrying candles. The girl presented as Lucia … Continue reading The annual Lucia Quarrel