#Sweden

  • Article: Tallest Peak in Sweden Melts to 2nd Place Due to Unprecedented Heat Wave
    Environment

    Tallest Peak in Sweden Melts to 2nd Place Due to Unprecedented Heat Wave

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 3, 2018

    Heat waves in Europe have had devastating consequences. Read more

  • Article: This College Student Stopped a Deportation in Sweden by Holding Up a Flight
    Citizenship

    This College Student Stopped a Deportation in Sweden by Holding Up a Flight

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|July 25, 2018

    She’s being hailed as a hero. Read more

  • Article: Record-Breaking Temperatures Kill Dozens in Japan
    Environment

    Record-Breaking Temperatures Kill Dozens in Japan

    By Daniele Selby|July 23, 2018

    The country will be using a colorblind-friendly heat map in the future to keep more citizens safe. Read more

  • Article: Sweden Says Sex Without Consent Under Any Circumstance Is Rape
    Girls & Women

    Sweden Says Sex Without Consent Under Any Circumstance Is Rape

    May 24, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The new law no longer requires a threat of violence for non-consensual sex to be considered rape. Read more

  • Article: Swedish Girls Fearing Forced Marriage Told to Hide Spoon in Underwear
    Girls & Women

    Swedish Girls Fearing Forced Marriage Told to Hide Spoon in Underwear

    May 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Gothenburg officials advise girls to hide the spoon in order to alert airport security. Read more

  • Article: The Nobel Prize for Literature Won’t be Awarded for the First Time in Nearly 70 Years
    Girls & Women

    The Nobel Prize for Literature Won’t be Awarded for the First Time in Nearly 70 Years

    By Daniele Selby|May 4, 2018

    What started as a sexual harassment scandal has devolved into a crisis of confidence. Read more

  • Article: These Electric Roads in Sweden Can Charge Cars While They're Driving
    Environment

    These Electric Roads in Sweden Can Charge Cars While They're Driving

    By Joe McCarthy|April 26, 2018

    It’s a major breakthrough for electric vehicles. Read more

  • Article: Sweden May Soon Require Explicit Consent for Sex
    Girls & Women

    Sweden May Soon Require Explicit Consent for Sex

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Swedish politicians said the #MeToo movement has revealed a need for stricter laws. Read more