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I think you have given a good description. We are currently experiencing a complicated and worrying political situation on the Danish left because, on the one hand, as you say, the current Social Democratic government led by Mette Frederiksen has Whatsapp Mobile Number List taken a turn to the left on economic issues compared to the last decades of neoliberalism. For the first time in years, workers have had the experience of obtaining new rights, and there have also been some initiatives that limit capitalist power, such as the approval of Blackstone-style anti-speculation laws and interventions against payday loans. In addition, during the pandemic we also saw a Whatsapp Mobile Number List progressive policy that ensured all working men and women full wages for as long as they had to stay home, while helping small businesses and the unemployed. So it is a Whatsapp Mobile Number List way of handling the crisis compared to what happened during the financial crises, when thousands and thousands of workers were sent home without pay and renewed attacks on the Danish unemployment insurance system and social security. In a way, then, there are reasons for optimism. But at the same time, the government has continued to drift to the right on immigration and has made it increasingly difficult to obtain citizenship. Denmark has become the only country in Europe Whatsapp Mobile Number List trying to repatriate Syrian refugees to Bashar al-Assad's dictatorship. In addition to these concrete measures, there is also anti-immigrant rhetoric. Every month he launches some kind of insane attack on refugees and talks about how they create insecurity on the streets.