Sweden was once a paragon of social democracy. But after years of austerity and a deteriorating welfare state, a left-wing challenge is finally growing within the Swedish Social Democratic Party.
Daniel Suhonen is the cofounder of the Reformisterna movement within the Swedish Social Democratic Party, and director of the think tank Katalys.
Swedish prime minister Olof Palme was assassinated on this day in 1986. He was an internationalist and the last social-democratic leader to really believe in a world beyond capitalism.