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Greens launch national bus tour with pledge to off-set the carbon...

The Green Alliance are taking their election campaign on the road with a national bus tour. The 6000km trip launched on the weekend, with the...

Local issues beat out national concerns on the campaign trail

With less than one month to go until the general election, candidates are making a big push to get their name and message out...

Finns Party activist criticised over New Zealand terror attack post

The Chairman of the Finns Party Youth in Lapland has been criticised over a social media post he wrote about the New Zealand terror...

“A deadly cocktail against democracy” – fighting election fake news

Finnish officials are several weeks into a campaign to educate civil servants, political parties and the media about the threats of 'fake news' ahead...

Everything stays the same, as Finland’s government resigns

Despite the resignation of Prime Minister Juha Sipilä (Centre) and his three-party coalition government today, very little changes in Finnish politics. Sipilä continues as Caretaker Prime...

Antti Rinne back from health scare: ‘I’m ready to be Prime...

The chairman of the Social Democrats Antti Rinne is back at work today, after a long period of sick leave. Rinne and his wife first fell...

Feminist Party launches election campaign with 100 initiatives on equality

The Feminist Party has officially launched its 2019 election manifesto, unveiling 100 initiatives on equality. It's the first general election campaign for the party, which...

Parliament candidates aim to shatter Finland’s minority glass ceiling

With campaigning well underway for spring elections, a slew of candidates with minority backgrounds are hoping to win enough votes to get into office,...

Say what? The message behind political party election slogans

With the general election getting closer, Finland's political parties are sharpening their messages, promoting their manifesto pledges and unveiling their campaign slogans. So is there...

Bitcoins, micro-payments and merch: fundraising innovation on the campaign trail

With the general election only two and a half months away, campaigning is in full swing as parties announce their policy platforms, leaders take...