Author: Emeline Munoz (Copenhagen, Denmark)

Chilean democracy in question as repression grows

Anti-government protests are still ongoing in Chile, having started in mid-October after an increase in subway fares. Despite human rights abuses by the security forces, Chileans continue to pour into the streets to denounce social inequalities. Sparked by high school students jumping subway turnstiles after the second fare increase of 2019, the protests quickly moved… Read more »

Denmark’s climate policy: a model to emulate?

Several thousand young Danes have been participating in the global Fridays for Future climate school strikes. These are a coordinated series of protests that demand action on climate policy.  Inspired by their Swedish neighbour, climate activist Greta Thunberg, participants have weekly taken to the streets, city halls and the Parliament to call upon leaders to… Read more »