Denmark and Finland jointly announced they were joining Sweden, which had granted Palestine embassy status. The formal announcement was Monday, at a Scandinavian ministerial conference.
|By: EdwardTeller Tuesday May 7, 2013 6:00 pm|
|By: Dean Baker Sunday April 21, 2013 7:09 am|
The NYT appears to be following the pattern of journalism practiced by the Washington Post in openly editorializing in its news section. Today the news section features a diatribe against the Danish welfare state that is headlined, “Danes Rethink a Welfare State Ample to a Fault.” There’s not much ambiguity in that one. The piece then proceeds to present a state of statistics that are grossly misleading and excluding other data points that are highly relevant.
|By: Laurel Ramseyer Friday June 8, 2012 12:20 pm|
The first country in the world to legally recognize same-sex partnerships in 1989, Denmark yesterday passed a marriage equality law by an overwhelming 85 – 24 vote in parliament. The new law goes into effect June 15th.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday May 10, 2011 9:33 am|
Overall, 52 percent of Americans would like to add a third major political party, while only 40 percent feel Democrats and Republicans do an adequate job representing the American people, according to the latest Gallup poll. The interesting finding of this poll is that it found across the political spectrum, liberals, moderates and conservatives, all equally felt the need for more than the two parties.