Suomen poliittinen, taloudellinen ja sosiaalinen elämä — Finland's political, economic and social life


TL's articles - TL:n artikkeleita


Vinoutuneen kulutuskulttuurin kirot, 4.9.2013

Finns advised to become joyful workers, 9 October 2009

Loitsuja suomalaisesta elinvoimasta, 9.10.2009

Finns get advice from The Times, 26 September 2008

Madeleine Bunting's awful lunch in Finland, 19 August 2008

Dismantling the Finnish welfare state 8 May 2006



Articles by other writers - Muiden kirjoittajien artikkeleita

Niinistö on 2nd term: "No need for major changes", YLE News, 29 January 2018

Sauli Niinistö Wins Re-election In Historic First Round Vote, News Now Finland, 29 January 2018

Finland's President Sauli Niinisto comfortably re-elected, BBC News, 29 January 2018

One year down, one to go: A view on Finland's basic income experiment, YLE News, 27 January 2018

100 years ago today: Reds take Tampere, Finnish Civil War begins, YLE News, 27 January 2018

Civil War still divides Finland after 100 years, poll suggests, YLE News, 16 January 2018

Money for nothing: is Finland's universal basic income trial too good to be true? by Jon Henley, The Guardian, 12 January 2018

Public survey: Kekkonen, Niinistö and Koivisto top-ranked presidents in Finnish history, YLE News, 6 January 2018

A basic income for everyone? Yes, Finland shows it really can work by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 31 October 2017

Basic income: not a panacea, but a step towards a new social contract by Heikki Hiilamo and Louise Haagh, Friends of Europe, 18 October 2017

Opposition tears into government over plans to transfer money from poor to rich, YLE News, 21 September 2017

Sipilä admits gov't policy has hurt the poor, YLE News, 14 September 2017

Demonstration protests government policy in Helsinki, YLE News, 2 September 2017

Six months on: Feedback on Finland's basic income trial, YLE News, 26 July 2017

Why Finland's Basic Income Experiment Isn't Working by Antti Jauhiainen and Joona-Hermanni Mäkinen, The New York Times, 20 July 2017

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 7 June 2017

Finland’s Revolution by Eric Blanc, Jacobin, May 2017

Finland's universal basic income trial for unemployed reduces stress levels, says official by Harriet Agerholm, Independent, 8 May 2017

Finland's School Reforms are Troubling: 4 Reasons Why, Nancy Bailey's Education Website, 20 February 2017

Is Finland's basic universal income a solution to automation, fewer jobs and lower wages? by Sonia Sodha, The Guardian, 19 February 2017

Nearly 80,000 working-age men have disappeared from the labour force, YLE News, 16 February 2017

Finland Will Become the First Country in the World to Get Rid of All School Subjects, Bright Side, no date

Unions are looking for new ways to work: a media cooperative and a music club by Heikki Jokinen, Trade Union News from Finland, 8 February 2017

Ministry of Interior: Extremism and false news increasingly common in Finland by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 8 February 2017

Sámi National Day celebrated 100 years since first Sámi Conference, YLE News, 6 February 2017

From Holland to Finland to Scotland, Basic Income Could Be a Reality Across Europe by Steve Rushton, Truthout, 30 January 2017

Will Finland's basic income trial help the jobless? by Maija Unkuri, BBC News, 16 January 2017

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 11 January 2017

Finland's basic income experiment begins: one man looks forward to a new start, YLE News, 9 January 2017

Finnish brain drain picks up speed, entire research groups now moving abroad, YLE News, 6 January 2017

Finland Has a New Social Experiment: Giving People Free Money by Erin Blakemore,, 5 January 2016

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 5 January 2017

Land of £475 a month dole - even if you work: Unemployed in Finland to be paid £6,000 a year as part of social experiment by David Wilkes, Mail Online, 4 January 2017

Finland experiments with a basic income scheme for unemployed by Dylan Brethour, openDemocracy, 3 January 2017

Finland launches universal basic income pilot of 560 Euros a month by Harriet Agerholm, Independent, 3 January 2017

Finland introduces basic income for unemployed by Umut Uras, Al Jazeera, 3 January 2017

Risk of growing social inequality is real, says Sipilä by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 3 January 2017

Finland trials basic income for unemployed by Associated Press, The Guardian, 3 January 2017

Finland Becomes First Country to Provide Citizens Basic Income, teleSUR, 2 January 2017

Una renta básica en la sociedad de la inteligencia por Milagros Pérez Oliva, El País, 2 enero 2017

Finland to begin paying basic income to unemployed citizens by Ben Kentish, Independent, 23 December 2016

2,000 selected for compulsory basic income trial - names to be revealed in late December, YLE News, 20 December 2016

Survey: 80% of Finns perceive social climate as distressing by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 20 December 2016

FINLAND: Basic Income experiment authorized by Parliament by Kate McFarland, BIEN, 18 December 2016

Finland's #1 press freedom status at risk, YLE News, 17 December 2016

Free Cash in Finland. Must Be Jobless by Peter S. Goodman, The New York Times, 17 December 2016

Finnish PM's emails land him in press freedom row by Richard Milne, Financial Times, 1 December 2016

Finnish PM Sipila caught up in press freedom row, BBC News, 30 November 2016

Firms vary in adaptation of 24 extra working hours, YLE News, 16 November 2016

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 15 November 2016

International Students Rate Finnish Universities Among the Top Four in Europe, Finland Today, 30 September 2016

Why Finland Should Award the 'Nobel Prize' for Global Education by William Doyle, Helsinki Times, 21 September 2016

No grammar schools, lots of play: the secrets of Europe's top education system by Patrick Butler, The Guardian, 20 September 2016

OECD report shows sharp rise in numbers of marginalised young men, YLE News, 16 September 2016

UK should follow Finland, the only European country where homelessness has decreased by Samuel Osborne, Independent, 15 September 2016

Thousands congregate in Helsinki to protest gov't cuts, YLE News, 3 September 2016

Basic income pilot scheme set to start with 2,000 unemployed by Heikki Jokinen, Trade Union News from Finland, 30 August 2016

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 29 August 2016

Finland gearing up to launch basic income experiment by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 26 August 2016

Basic income pilot takes shape - mandatory participation for 2,000 unemployed, YLE News, 25 August 2016

President Niinistö: Finland Is Safe, Peaceful and Developed – However, There Are Some Problems by Editorial Team, Finland Today, 24 August 2016

Niinistö: Finland is becoming a divided nation by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 24 August 2016

Helsinki Timebank: Currency As A Commons by Tero Toivanen,, 23 August 2016

Sharp drop in Mikkeli university applications after admin charge for overseas students, YLE News, 20 July 2016

For Generous Parental Leave and Great Schools, Move to Finland by Michelle Dean, International New York Times, 19 July 2016

What's So Special About Finland? by Uri Friedman, The Atlantic, 7 July 2016

Finland Is Still the World's Best Kept Secret by Ira Kalb, The Huffington Post, 1 July 2016

Finland is the most socially progressive country in the world, new study reveals by Matt Payton, Independent, 29 June 2016

Finland’s Brits in shock over Brexit result, YLE News, 26 June 2016

Conditions for good life have deteriorated in Finland, suggests survey by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 23 June 2016

Here's Why Finland Is Able to Implement A Basic Income Experiment by Nordic think tank Demos, 18 May 2016

Finns remember Civil War, ‘Red’ and ‘White’ resentment lingers, YLE News, 15 May 2016

Class differences have widened in Finland, views researcher by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 18 April 2016

Finland's basic income trial to offer participants €550 a month, YLE News, 30 March 2016

Why Finland has the best schools by Wiliam Doyle, Los Angeles Times, 18 March 2016

Poverty threat grows among Finland's young, YLE News, 18 March 2016

8,000 march against gov't austerity plans in Helsinki, YLE News, 12 March 2016

Union confederation accepts ’Finnish model’, YLE News, 11 March 2016

Sipilä: Finnish model would be an important step forward by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 11 March 2016

Tractors roll into Helsinki for massive farmers' demo, YLE News, 11 March 2016

Audit: Third of retail stores underpaying foreign-background staff, YLE News, 10 March 2016

Students converge on Helsinki to protest cuts, YLE News, 9 March 2016

Most Finns consider social inequality a key security threat by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 9 March 2016

Government accepts 'social contract', YLE News, 2 March 2016

A broad labour market pact is born - and the burden will be heavy for employees by Heikki Jokinen, Trade Union News from Finland, 29 February 2016

Finland's social contract explained: Three more working days, pension fee hikes and more, YLE News, 29 February 2016

Finland: The sick man of Europe? by Andrew Walker, BBC News, 29 February 2016

Sipilä: Basic income should encourage job-seeking by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 24 February 2016

Study: Swedish-speaking Finns commit less crime than Finnish counterparts, YLE News, 5 February 2016

Helsinki University tuition fees for non-EU students to reach up to 25,000 euros, YLE News, 29 January 2016

Finland: World's second-least corrupt nation? YLE News, 28 January 2016

Helsinki University to shrink payroll by nearly 1,000, YLE News, 27 January 2016

SDP cements its position as largest party, Finns Party struggles to stem bleeding by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 25 January 2016

The Finland that can inspire the world by Wiliam Doyle, Helsinki Times, 21 January 2016

Study: Over half the population supports basic income scheme, YLE News, 10 January 2016

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