3 Articles by: Jonas Algers

Jonas Algers is a Copenhagen-based political economist and PhD student at the division for environmental and energy systems studies, Lund University.

Denmark’s Shameful Ghetto Plan

Denmark’s “ghetto plan” promises harsher policing of districts with high unemployed and ethnic-minority populations and selling off the public housing where they live. The Social Democrats’ shameful policy shows that anti-immigrant chauvinism isn’t a way of defending the welfare state — it’s an instrument of privatization.