From the country with the biggest oil reserves in the world to people starving. Venezuela is in a deep humanitarian crisis. What happened? Since May, the people of Venezuela have been protesting against their president Nicola Maduro. Just three weeks...
In mid-February this year, India and Pakistan again picked up on their long-standing conflict over the most heavily militarized part of the world – Kashmir. Can we best understand the recent events as a mere game of egos, or...
We are living in a time, where in the news business, speed is considered crucial. We journalists are under pressure to get the story quickly; better yet - get it first. But more and more, we are wondering, what...
A closer look at the Nigerian elections and media coverage of elections across the continent At least 20 out of 54 African countries hold elections this year, media is talking about another “African Elections Year”. Nigeria made the start of...
We are back with a different kind of #SlowNews this week! A zoom in on 4 individual topics that have been covered in the news these past few weeks: 1) Trump’s decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights -...

Christmas special

A Christmas special from the Slow News team. With ideas on how to make your Christmas slower and maybe even a bit more sustainable!   https://soundcloud.com/planet-mundus/christmas-special-slow-news
How do internationals in Denmark experience crises back in their home countries? For every person, going abroad to study or to work it is a huge discussion. We leave behind family and friends, familiarity, a nice apartment or unfinished projects. But for...

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