Radio Sweden Monday
Sweden’s reaction on the outcome of the United Nations Climate Change Conference is rather restrained. Experts call the Bali Declaration worse than expected but still an important step forward.
A collection of Swedish musicians have arranged Sweden’s first tribute to the legendary black American singer and song writer Sam Cooke, the ”Father of Soul”.
Although Britain abolished slave trading 200 years ago, Swedes were still happily buying and selling human beings decades later - and even brought some of their slaves to Sweden.
Closing music: “Columbus”, Kent