Published in


What Americans Need to Understand About the Swedish Coronavirus Experiment

Sweden made headlines for never shutting down. Here’s what’s really happening there.

People line up while keeping distance in Stockholm, Sweden on May 8. Photo: Jonathan Nackstrand/Getty Images

To outsiders, life in Stockholm, Sweden, appears perfectly normal: Walk down a cobblestone street, and you may see two friends sitting at a cafe enjoying the spring air or a group of kids kicking a…




What matters now. A publication from Medium about politics, power, and culture.

Recommended from Medium

Martin Jacques: Defeat in Afghan a Slap on US face

Martin Jacques: Defeat in Afghan a Slap on US face

RAILWAYS: Elevated corridor planning done with the help of drones in Kanpur.

Clouds of War on Persian Gulf

Taiwan, The Island That Never Stops Apologising?

Boris, The Christmas Party, and the Omicron Dead Cat Strategy

Now is the time for a national conversation about abortion rights in Northern Ireland.

Kathua: The nightmare called theocratic fascism

A blurred image of burning pyre and smoke. Some blurred human figures in the background.

Pictorial of the Presidential candidate and National Chairman of ADP, Engr.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Matthew Zeitlin

Matthew Zeitlin

I’m a journalist covering business, finance and economics, and public policy. More clips:

More from Medium

Three years since we last traveled out of California.

As a Human in the 21st century , I am Scared today.

Guns Under the Bed

The Beijing Olympics Are Over