1 Article by: Cecília Tümler

Cecília Tümler is a Brazilian-Danish journalist based in Scandinavia.

Denmark’s “Zero Asylum” Plan Means Psychological Torture for Refugees

The Social Democrats’ 2019 election win fed hopes that Denmark would move away from extreme measures that strip migrants of their valuables and criminalize minority neighborhoods. Yet since then, the Social Democratic government has continued this offensive — with recent calls for a “zero asylum” agenda that will push refugees into endless purgatory.