May 16, 2016
The Swedish saying got lost in translation.
Bernard KeaneFeb 4, 2016
The sabotage of the investigation of allegations against Julian Assange by the Swedish and UK governments could provide the basis for a UN committee decision about his detention.
Bernard KeaneNov 30, 201516 Comments
It's become clear that the Swedish and UK governments will do virtually anything to ensure the investigation of Julian Assange never proceeds.
Guy RundleSep 1, 201519 Comments
Crikey's writer-at-large flits about Europe and discovers our post-capitalist future.
CrikeyFeb 18, 2015
How Australians subsidise Kiwi wine. And other business tidbits of the day.
CrikeyNov 12, 2013
Movie theatres in Sweden are going to rate films as to whether they pass the "Bechdel test". Women's Agenda journalist Jordi Roth reports on what this could mean for women's equality -- on and off screen.
Guy RundleMay 15, 20136 Comments
There's nothing like parental leave. Go to a movie, play squash, wash the car -- all these activities lie on the same plane. Put "be with your child" in it, you'll see the difference.
Guy RundleMay 14, 20139 Comments
Paid parental leave is actually quite a conservative policy that erodes women's rights and entrenches gender division. Just look at Sweden's generous scheme for evidence of that.
Cathy AlexanderAug 24, 201229 Comments
Claims that it would be easier for the US to extradite Julian Assange from Sweden than from the UK don't stack up. Swedish legal academic Mark Klamberg explains why.
Bernard KeaneAug 21, 201215 Comments
It's possible to be take allegations of s-xual misconduct against Julian Assange seriously, while still being concerned about the US government campaign against him.