The Norwegian Labour party and its leader Jonas Gahr Støre win the 2021 elections, toppling conservative Prime Minister Erna Solberg after her eight years’ reign. With a surge of the combined left, a red-green majority coalition is now possible, notably under a distinct Labour leadership, as it received more votes than the other two potential […]
The 2019 European elections finally saw the turnout going slightly up. In parallel, Social Democrats noted an unanticipated positive result. Almost two years into the legislative period, despite the pandemic, the polls consistently show two tendencies. First, Europeans tend to be positive about the EU in numbers comparable to before the 2008 crash. Second, progressives […]
Denmark has seen two major elections in 2019: European and two weeks later parliamentary. In both cases, members moved away from populist parties
A potential conflict, that could make the minority government difficult to steer through challenging times.
Danish Social Democrats become the country’s youngest ever Prime Minister.
In the recent parliamentary elections, the Danes have voted for more welfare spending and action on climate change.