All Articles on Denmark

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Docs Reveal US Used Denmark for Rendition Flight Waiting to Kidnap Snowden
As U.S. was requesting countries apprehend and extradite whistleblower, Danish authorities gave OK for rendition craft
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'Morally Horrible' Law Lets Denmark Take Refugees' Valuables in Exchange for Asylum
"They are fleeing from war and how do we treat them? We take their jewellery."
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Fortress Europe Looms as EU Countries Implement Heightened Border Controls
Do new border checks in Sweden and Denmark mean landmark Schengen Zone is dead?
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Danish Anti-Fracking Success Makes the Case for Constructive Resistance
For most people involved in climate activism, mentioning the name of my city of birth leaves a somewhat sour taste in the mouth. Since Copenhagen was the stage for the infamous COP15 failure, it has become an emblem not only of disillusionment with international climate politics but also of illegal...
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Memo to Hillary Clinton: What’s Not to Like About Denmark?
Dear Hillary Clinton, You looked so proud of yourself when you threw Denmark under the bus at last week’s presidential debate. You couldn’t wait to jump all over Bernie Sanders’ suggestion that the United States should look to Denmark, Sweden, and Norway as models of free health care, free...
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To Offer In-Depth Look at Issue, This Paper Gave Refugees Full Editorial Control
'Today it is the refugees who speak to us'
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Strong Words, But Little Action at Arctic Summit
While participants emphasised engagement from affected communities, the summit itself did not manifest engagement with those communities
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Fracking with the Happy People
How the search for shale gas is exposing cracks in Denmark's showcase democracy
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Sue for the Climate: Will a Dutch Court Kickstart a Wave of Action?
In 2009, The Guardian published a cartoon depicting a tormented old man with a haggard-looking girl sitting on his lap, who asks him: “Grandpa, what did you do in the war against climate change?” One dad can reply, “Well, honey, I was the first to sue my government for it.” That might just qualify...
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Copenhagen Gunman, Known to Intelligence Services, Killed By Police
Suspect 'may have been inspired by the events in Paris some weeks ago '
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