Shows featuring Brian Palmer

  • Almedalen Week: At Sweden’s One-of-a-Kind Festival, All Political Parties Gather in One Place Almedalen
    Democracy Now! is on the road in the Swedish city of Visby, on the island of Gotland in the Baltic Sea, during Almedalen Week — a week-long political festival perhaps unlike any other in the world. More than 25,000 people have gathered to hear political speeches and take part in seminars. Every Swedish political party is...
    July 02, 2014 | Story
  • Bush, Rove Tied to Effort to Dismantle Sweden’s Social Welfare Program Bushroveweb
    Sweden’s three main left-leaning opposition parties have just announced plans to build a coalition for next year’s parliamentary elections. The Social Democrats, the Green Party and the Left Party say collectively they’ll try to wrest power from the Moderate Party, which leads a coalition of center-right groups. We speak with social anthropology professor Brian Palmer. [includes...
    December 09, 2008 | Story