The failure of Sweden’s motherhood experiment

Allan C. Carlson | 22 February 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: fertility, gender equality, Sweden

The watertight Oregon model for assisted suicide is a leaky boat

Fabian Stahle | 02 February 2018 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: assisted suicide, euthanasia, Oregon, Sweden

Only in Sweden? But why?

Thomas Jackson | 25 July 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: refugees, resignation syndrome, Sweden

Chaste—and happier—Millennials

Nicole M. King | 13 September 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: chastity, Millennials, Sweden

Sweden has it all - except freedom of conscience

Carolyn Moynihan | 19 November 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, conscience rights, Sweden
A court has ruled that abortion rights leave no room for a midwife to be exempted.

Swedish daycare II: Weak parenting, big problems

Jonas Himmelstrand | 17 September 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: daycare, Sweden
Why do Swedish youth score low on psychological health and school results?

Swedish daycare: International example, or cautionary tale?

Jonas Himmelstrand | 16 September 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: daycare, Sweden
A fascinating assessment of the highly-vaunted Swedish daycare system.

Scandinavian Unexceptionalism

Andrea Mrozek | 15 September 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews, Sweden, welfare state
How Sweden’s wealth, work and motivation have suffered due to the welfare state.

More screening, or more married parents?

Nicole M. King | 06 August 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: adolescent health, depression, family structure, Sweden

Surrogacy: a global trade in women’s bodies

Swedish Women's Lobby | 27 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: feminism, slavery, surrogacy, Sweden
Sweden’s leading feminist lobby regards surrogate motherhood as a revival of serfdom for women.

Swedish nurse takes a stand on conscience rights

Mariola O'Brien | 19 February 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, conscience protection, Sweden
If soldiers can object to using weapons, why can't health professionals refuse to assist at abortions?

Happy 1st birthday! Now it’s time to leave the nest

Mariola O'Brien | 17 September 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: daycare, Sweden
A Swedish mother questions the nation's commitment to early daycare.

State officials keep boy “captive” for four years

Carolyn Moynihan | 24 April 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: homeschooling, parental rights, Sweden
Four years ago a seven-year-old boy was taken from his parents by social welfare officials as the family boarded an international flight. They have hardly seen him since. What on earth had they done?

Back to School for Aging Swedes

Shannon Roberts | 15 March 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: careers, retirement age, Sweden
Sweden, grappling with increasing longevity, is considering both raising the retirement age to 75 and a state education plan for people in their 50s. Will the future see us leaving school at 18 to return for re-training when we’re 50? No matter what the solution, current welfare expectations can no longer be met if the retirement age (and mindset) remains as it is.

Swedish working mothers not so happy after all

| 29 October 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: marriage, mental illness, Sweden, working mothers
Why is the mental health of working Swedish women among the worst in the developed world?

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