Mirjam Katzin

Graduate student in Social Welfare Law at Lund University, Sweden. The working title of her PhD project is Citizens as Customers - the Marketization of Swedish Care for Older People. Her research interest concerns question of how power structures work in and through the legal system. A focus is the welfare state as a battlefield over the distribution of resources and political and economic power


In Sweden, feminists are fighting a lot of cultural wars, but the issues of welfare and labor rights are a blind spot, even though they play such a big role for women’s actual living condition. To fight for redistribution is a feminist fight. A speech of Mirjam Katzin on the Swedish welfare state

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