On the Swedish Origins Of State Feminism

UPDATE 16 Sept 2016: More details here   Sweden is a wonderful country. The people are for the most part amiable and sincere, hard working and honest. Some years ago the country enjoyed a notable international prestige among both developed and third world countries across nearly all-social and cultural strata. This was mainly due to…

How involved is ‘Neutral’ Sweden in helping U.S. military drone-killings?

Above: Swedish soldiers in the US-led Afghanistan military campaign receive medals with NATO symbol. Images by Swedish Armed Forces Swedish Doctors for Human Rights has denounced the increasing killing of civil victims around drone strikes. In this coverage: “Civil casualties caused by drone strikes. An injury-epidemiology & human rights report”, [2] which also comprised Afghan…

Naked emperor behind refugee crisis

By Old Wolf Editor’s Introduction A Swedish journalist with nome de guerre ‘Old Wolf’ runs the site [Swedish] “The wind is whispering my name”. [1] Poetry ends with the title, thou. Sharp and forthright analyses – on themes of the kind we often take up in these columns – compete with each other in Old…

Assange, Montgomery and Pinochet

Inspired by a recent twitter by @WikiLeaks, reading, “From #Pinochet to #Assange: Bragging lawyer reveals too much in CV”, I decided to republish this article that appeared first in  the Swedish site NewsMill. The title at NewsMill was, “Professor Marcello Ferrada de Noli on WikiLeaks: The case Assange demonstrates that Karl Marx was right”. Predictably,…