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Opposition centrists win Finland election


The opposition Center Party has won Finland’s parliamentary election but its new leader faces tough talks on forming a government following the success of the populist, anti-establishment Finns Party that placed ahead of the main government partners, the conservatives and Social Democrats. 239 more words

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Ocean Soul (I Know a Secret)

Be it wrong to hold ire at god?


Why not?

When others were born with beauty, love,

friendship, talent,

our form is of monstrous mold, 125 more words


Teacher training in Finland

One of the unique aspects of teacher preparation in Finland is the use of teacher training schools. The University of Helsinki works in cooperation with two local public schools, Viikin normaalikoulun and Helsingin normaalilyseo, where students do their practice teaching. 1,295 more words

Day 108 /365

National election day and a fun day to visit one of Helsinki citys small cafes, the Regatta.


City Review: Helsinki

Helsinki is a cold city, especially in winter. But Helsinki also is a lovely and inspiring city, where it uses to turn into a wonderland of snow! 610 more words


Interview with Denis Pertsev, Chair of the Ukrainian Association in Finland

Denis Pertsev is Ukrainian but he has lived in Finland since 2001, first as a student, then as a businessman. Besides chairing the Ukrainian Association in Finland for ten years now, he has also run as a candidate in local elections in Helsinki. 1,813 more words