Tagged with "centre-right in Sweden"
  • Stockholm

    Economics lessons from Scandinavia

    There are some really creepy examples of failed government-run health care in Sweden: A man who had his penis amputated because he was first misdiagnosed and then forced to wait five months for a follow-up examination? Tells quite a story, doesn't it?

    by Daniel J. Mitchell - 18 January 2015
  • Sweden01

    Sweden: Almost a libertarian role model...almost

    Sweden used to be the quintessential cradle-to-grave socialist, welfare state. But it's now looked favourably upon by libertarians. Well, yes, there are those mistakenly-amputated- penis stories about their socialised medicine...

    by Daniel J. Mitchell - 14 March 2014
  • Paedophile

    "Liberal" Sweden allows paedophile to adopt a child

    Sweden has a reputation for being very "liberal". But whose liberty are they protecting in allowing a child rapist to adopt? Political correctness goes madder than usual. And it's all a bit sick, no?

    by the commentator - 29 November 2013
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    Mr Cameron goes to Stockholm

    When David Cameron travelled to Stockholm this week he re-established an old tie with Scandinavia – one which has generated mutual success for the conservative parties in both Britain and in Scandinavia

    by David Linden  - 15 February 2012