Mette Frederiksen in rare admission to working people

The Danish PM is trying to get back in sync with the people and reverse bad polling. But her words on Danes’ working mentality are not easily withdrawn.

Mette Frederiksen stressed that Danes do not need to put in more working hours (photo: screenshot)

Danes are not used to their prime minister admitting mistakes. Yet, during the traditional closing debate in Folketinget before the summer break, Mette Frederiksen acknowledged that her remarks about Danes having to work more were based on a misunderstanding created from social media. “Perhaps I hit the ball and it went out of bounce. Or […]

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