Parents under suspicion from the welfare state

Imaginary Monsters

Imaginary Monsters: on media scandals and social policy

DEBATE – It all goes to show that foreigners, women who cannot keep a man, and handicap producing people are unfit parents. No? Well, then maybe something is wrong with the alarm system and the response to its ringing. It might be that public authorities in Denmark act on the basis of prejudice and target the poor and the different, the ones who stand alone and those that are under immense pressure.

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