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8.6.2014, Al Jazeera America – The racial tensions behind Sweden’s idyllic facade

Last month, I went to Stockholm on a reporting trip. The city seemed idyllic: bicycles aplenty standing unlocked outside at night, Volvos with their doors open and engines running, and not a cigarette butt in sight. In trendy Hornstull, bearded bros high-fived each other over Brooklyn craft beers. But everyone, it seemed, was white. I got chatting with some of ... Read More »