Europe Sweden's 'cuddly capitalism' hits a bump? Three takeaways from election

Despite living in one of Europe's most envied societies, Swedes showed concern over growing inequality, falling education benchmarks, and increasing immigration.

By , Staff writer

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A surge in the far right, the ruling party ousted, a hung parliament. Sweden's weekend elections proved an upset for one of Europe’s most robust – and envied – societies.