The S-Tank

Stockholm 2020-05-18 Yesterday I passed by the Army Museum in Stockholm. One of the main exhibitions that are outdoor is the “S-tank”, officially called Stridsvagn-103 (Tank 103). The S-tank was famous for its “unique” or “strange” design. Military or tank experts had disagreements regarding its status because not all experts could agree if S-103 evenContinue reading “The S-Tank”

European Bildung Day 2020

Last weekend I participated at the European Bildung Day Online conference. The original idea was to have a physical conference in Copenhagen. During the 2-day conference, there were several discussions about the meaning of Bildung how it could be implemented in practice. The meaning of Bildung, which is a German word, can be described withContinue reading “European Bildung Day 2020”

“Openess is our strength”

Recently, liberal and optimist intellectual Johan Norberg published a short book on Swedish “Viruset och världen: Är det nu globaliseringen dör?” (The virus and the world: Is it now that globalization dies?” The book contains many references to arguments and proofs made by several academics and researchers raging from various fields of science and researchContinue reading ““Openess is our strength””

Symbols of change – or not

Stockholm 2020-03-30 Recently I was going through my photos from childhood. I came to react strongly on the following photo due to the memory of my interests for history and social science. The photo is from the beginning from the 2000s, maybe 2002. It was taken in Bosnia, in the town of Teslic. I amContinue reading “Symbols of change – or not”

Smalare men vassare EU. Centerpartiets EU-politiska kommunikation i förändring

Jag har skrivit denna artikel genom att analysera begreppet ”smalare menvassare” rörande Centerpartiets EU-politiska kommunikation. Intresset väcktesredan under 2014 i samband med Europaparlamentsvalet när Centerpartietpresenterade sitt valprogram och senare under 2016 när jag skrev minmasteruppsats om svenska riksdagspartiers politiska kommunikation under EP-valet.

EU-pass till flyktingar? Fri rörlighet som integrationsmöjlighet

Inspiration för tanken om att flyktingar skulle efter sin rättsliga prövning kunna få EU-pass fick jag ifrån EU-medborgarinitiativet choosefreedom.eu . Initiativet är kopplad till Brexitprocessen och går ut på att alla EU-medborgare skulle kunna ha ett EU-pass, istället för nationella pass och ID-kort, för att på det sättet kunna åtnjuta unionens medborgerliga friheter och rättigheter.Continue reading “EU-pass till flyktingar? Fri rörlighet som integrationsmöjlighet”