Posts tagged per albin hansson
swedish easter

What do Swedes eat during Easter? Are they having any traditions? They wouldn’t be themselves if they haven’t kept any pagan rituals and just pimp them up a bit to make them suit more Christian times. Although, which of the Scandinavian countries is the best in preserving some heathen customs if not Finland?

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labour day in sweden

Labour Day is celebrated on May 1st and is one of the most important holidays in Sweden. In a country, which welfare state was built by a Social Democratic Party that was in the government for more than 40 years, this day cannot pass without any marches or parades. And as Swedish PM, Stefan Löfven, came to Malmö, I couldn’t miss the opportunity. Below you can find the photo relation and short history of Swedish Social Democracy.

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