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Racism at work: only 10% of Somali job applicants get interview

Only 10% of job applications from people with Somali names lead to a job interview in a large-scale study carried out by Finland's Ministry...

Ministry cancels Finns Party Youth grant and demands repayment

The Ministry of Education and Culture has decided not to pay the second half of a €115,000 grant to the Finns Party Youth group,...

Ministry could cut Finns Party Youth funding over ‘racist’ social media...

The Ministry of Education and Culture says it's looking at funding the Finns Party Youth has received, in light of recent social media postings...

Another referee halts football match over racist abuse

Another Finnish referee has had to halt a football game after hearing racist chants from the sidelines. Referee Dennis Antamo was in charge of an Ykkönen...

Referee halts division 1 football game over racist taunts

A Finnish referee halted a division 1 football game this weekend, after hearing racist taunts from away supporters. Mohammad Al-Emara was officiating the opening game...

Police investigate political signs as possible racist and homophobic crimes

Police in Helsinki have launched an investigation to determine whether some political campaign banners have broken the law. They're looking specifically into the leader and...

Political hate speech targets immigrant candidates

Politicians in Finland are all too frequent targets of abusive emails and social media messages. But election candidates with immigrant backgrounds are often the...

Left Alliance parliament candidate suspends campaign after alleged attack

A parliamentary candidate for the Left Alliance says he was attacked and verbally abused in east Helsinki on Monday. Suldaan Said Ahmed wrote on social media...

Finns Party candidate tries to spin ‘immigrant invader’ election slogan

A Finns Party candidate for parliament is trying to explain an anti-immigrant slogan emblazoned on the side of his car as part of an...

Two Tribes: Inside The Finns Party Fight

When Jussi Halla-aho became Chairman of the Finns Party in June, it was always going to be a controversial move. The MEP, who was convicted...