Storm brewing at the ballot boxes

Storm brewing at the ballot boxes

© Lehtikuva Timo Soini, leader of the populist “True Finns” party, hurries to an interview at the Finnish public broadcasting company YLE in March 2011.

The populist “True Finns” party is at the centre of an unprecedented political storm during the run-up to April’s parliamentary elections, writes political columnist Pekka Ervasti of weekly news magazine Suomen Kuvalehti.

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