‘Alarm bells should ring’: New study sheds light on problems in Sweden’s vulnerable areas

‘Alarm bells should ring’: New study sheds light on problems in Sweden’s vulnerable areas

One in 18 of Sweden's residents lives in a so-called vulnerable area, where criminality is higher than average and trust in authorities lower. A new study reveals how political priorities differ in these neighbourhoods compared to the general population.

OPINION: Integration is in actions, not words – here’s how Almedalen could be more open

OPINION: Integration is in actions, not words – here’s how Almedalen could be more open

Sweden ‘world’s third most democratic country’

Sweden ‘world’s third most democratic country’

Support for democracy weak among Sweden’s youngsters: survey

Support for democracy weak among Sweden’s youngsters: survey

Opinion: Swedish democracy is strong, but there are warning signs

Opinion: Swedish democracy is strong, but there are warning signs

Sweden’s democracy is strong, new report says

Sweden’s democracy is strong, new report says

The Nordic way: ‘We must trust each other’
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The Nordic way: ‘We must trust each other’

‘Swedish politics not immune to grassroots movements’

‘Swedish politics not immune to grassroots movements’

Inquiry: ‘Give Swedish 16-year-olds the vote’

Inquiry: ‘Give Swedish 16-year-olds the vote’

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Swedes uninterested in elections

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Sweden ‘world’s most democratic country’

Sweden condemns arrest of Ethiopian opposition leader

Sweden condemns arrest of Ethiopian opposition leader

Egyptians in Sweden: Tunisia was the trigger

Egyptians in Sweden: Tunisia was the trigger

Sweden issues Cairo travel warning

Sweden issues Cairo travel warning

Sweden issues Egypt travel warning

Sweden issues Egypt travel warning

Foreign office on hand to aid stranded Swedes

Foreign office on hand to aid stranded Swedes

ABB closes Egypt factories over unrest

ABB closes Egypt factories over unrest

Bildt hails end of Mubarak era in Egypt

Bildt hails end of Mubarak era in Egypt

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Swedish tour operators end Egypt season

Swedish reporter stabbed in Cairo drama

Swedish reporter stabbed in Cairo drama

SVT reporter: I could have been killed

SVT reporter: I could have been killed

Sweden welcomes Mubarak’s resignation

Sweden welcomes Mubarak’s resignation

Libyans in Sweden in Qaddafi mercenary claim

Libyans in Sweden in Qaddafi mercenary claim

Libyan independence flag raised in Stockholm

Libyan independence flag raised in Stockholm

Swedish man shot in Tripoli

Swedish man shot in Tripoli

Sweden open for NATO request on Libya: Bildt

Sweden open for NATO request on Libya: Bildt

Sweden issues Syria travel warning

Sweden issues Syria travel warning

Libyan exiles protest as embassy drops rebel flag

Libyan exiles protest as embassy drops rebel flag

Many young Swedes favour dictatorship

Many young Swedes favour dictatorship

Sweden’s press leaps to the defence of the ‘open society’

Sweden’s press leaps to the defence of the ‘open society’

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Left Party proposes Sjöstedt as new leader

Occupy Stockholm: ‘We have no goal’

Occupy Stockholm: ‘We have no goal’

Sweden links with US in ‘net-activist alliance’

Sweden links with US in ‘net-activist alliance’

Swedish youth politician injured in Cuba car crash

Swedish youth politician injured in Cuba car crash

Swedish youth politician detained in Cuba

Swedish youth politician detained in Cuba

Swedish youth politician free to leave Cuba

Swedish youth politician free to leave Cuba

Mud-slinging tars church elections in Sweden

Mud-slinging tars church elections in Sweden

How robust is Sweden’s democracy? (Clue: not very)
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How robust is Sweden’s democracy? (Clue: not very)

Swedish schools to hold mock EU elections

Swedish schools to hold mock EU elections