A Danish promise

A Danish promise

It is the 10th of December 2013, and the Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt is at the memorial service of the former South African President Nelson Mandela. To her right sits the British Prime Minister David Cameron, and to her

Je Suis Charlie

Je Suis Charlie

The international reaction When French President Francois Hollande gave a sombre televised address to the nation, hours after the shocking attack by brothers Saïd Kouachi and Chérif Kouachi on Charlie Hebdo, he vowed to protect the message of freedom that

Syriza’s victory

Syriza’s victory

Monday, the 26th of January 2015. Alexis Tsipras’ first official day as Prime Minister of Greece after a convincing election victory the night before: with 149 seats out of 300 in the Greek Parliament, his party Syriza came alarmingly close