#explore power mondays: Anna Lindh
Globalisation has made us more
vulnerable. It creates a world without borders, and makes us
painfully aware of the limitations of our present instruments, and of
politics, to meet its challenges.
Lindh, Swedish foreign minister (19 June 1957 – 11 September 2003)
Yesterday would have been her birthday. She was murdered on the day she was supposed to participate in a debate on Swedish euro membership (a pro-euro politician, she was a spokesperson for the campaign). Sad echoes…