Sweden

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Turning their backs on the prevailing austerity government, Swedish voters on Sunday elected the Social Democrat Party and its head Stefan Löfven to lead the country, allowing the center-left parties to reclaim power in the historically socialist state. The Social Democrat Party, along with the Green Party and the Left Party, won 43.7 percent of...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Europe's fragile northern wilderness, along with the Indigenous people and...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A Swedish court ruled on Wednesday to uphold an arrest warrant against...

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With upcoming elections in a Europe beset by rising neo-Nazism, a new campaign by Swedish Social Democrats against the resurgence has a high-profile leader: Rainer Hoess, 48, the grandson of infamous Auschwitz commandant Rudolf Hoess, who presided over the murder of a million Jews and thousands of others. Hoess has spent years speaking to German schoolchildren about a Nazi influence growing now, as then, because "the social safety nets have been torn, and people are left behind...Hopelessness...

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