Julian Assange is wanted in Sweden on accusations of sex assaults is facing extradition to Stockholm and then possibly to the United States following a document dump of military cables in 2010 which caused controversy all around the world.
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News about the struggle for better democracy in Sweden. According to Freedom House, Sweden is an electoral democracy and "eight political parties are currently represented in the unicameral Parliament known as the Riksdag, elected every 4 years". Also check out our section on World Democracy and our Europe articles.
Increasing arrests and violent propaganda accompany Olympics clampdown on LGBT activists
Secretary of State under President Bill Clinton, Madeleine Albright awarded for her role as a unique woman with realpolitik power according to charity
Prominent citizens make stand in support of Swedish right to wear hijab for Muslims who have faced world’s discrimination based on their religious clothing
The riots that have shaken the Nordic Supermodel lately are not what’s wrong with Sweden but rather they are an omen of inevitable change
Activists Embarrass Belarus Dictatorship Reeling From Attention to Horrible Democratic Record
Teddy Bears For Democracy: Belarus Dictator Furious as Teddy Bears Parachuted Into Country
Euro-loving Finnish Green Party on the Rise, First round of voting begins in elections in Finland