Undercover beggar: ‘Swedes are coldhearted’

Undercover beggar: ‘Swedes are coldhearted’

Patrik Söderström, a 24-year-old student from northern Sweden, wanted to test whether Swedes treated foreign beggars as badly as he had suspected. After spending less than half a day as a “Swedish beggar”, he says the results shocked still shocked him.

Begging migrants in Sweden double in year

Begging migrants in Sweden double in year

Ban on aiding beggars stopped after global fury

Ban on aiding beggars stopped after global fury

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Beggars ‘objectified’ at Malmö exhibition

Dozens of Roma beggars ‘helped’ to move home

Dozens of Roma beggars ‘helped’ to move home

New shelter to open for Stockholm beggars

New shelter to open for Stockholm beggars

Swedes begging to fund Australia backpacking

Swedes begging to fund Australia backpacking

Sweden and Romania to discuss begging surge

Sweden and Romania to discuss begging surge

Security guard fined for harassing Roma woman

Security guard fined for harassing Roma woman

Man frames beggar with stolen tablet computer

Man frames beggar with stolen tablet computer

Beggar hit in exhaust fume ‘attack’

Beggar hit in exhaust fume ‘attack’

‘Don’t change money for Roma’: Ica manager

‘Don’t change money for Roma’: Ica manager

Swedish teen caught stealing beggar’s money

Swedish teen caught stealing beggar’s money

Shopkeeper charged over beggar dousing

Shopkeeper charged over beggar dousing

Scores of Swedes beg in Spain’s tourist hotspots

Scores of Swedes beg in Spain’s tourist hotspots

Woman charged after accusing beggar of theft

Woman charged after accusing beggar of theft

Swedish store ‘sorry’ for dousing beggar

Swedish store ‘sorry’ for dousing beggar

Swedish charity seeks to employ ‘beggars’

Swedish charity seeks to employ ‘beggars’

Train driver slams beggar on loudspeaker

Train driver slams beggar on loudspeaker