Communist Party (Denmark)

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Emblem of the Communist Party of Denmark

The Communist Party (Danish: Kommunistisk Parti) is a political party in Denmark.

History and profile[edit]

The party was formed in 2006 through the merger of Communist Party of Denmark (Marxist-Leninist) (DKP/ML) and Communist Unification (KS).[1]

The party publishes The Daily Worker (Dagbladet Arbejderen), a daily newspaper.[2]

Popular support and electoral results[edit]

In the 2013 local elections the party doubled its support in Copenhagen, from 0.2% in 2009 to 0.4% and 1,171 votes in the 2013 election.[3] In Aarhus, the party ran on a joint list with the Communist Party in Denmark, which obtained 0.2% and 345 votes.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1], [2]
  2. ^ Henrik Søndergaard and Rasmus Helles. (October 2010). Media policies and regulatory practices in a selected set of European countries, MEDIADEM. Retrieved 12 December 2014.
  3. ^ "Copenhagen Municipal Ballot - Municipal elections 2013 (in Danish)". DR. 19 November 2013. Retrieved 20 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "Aarhus Municipal Ballot - Municipal elections 2013 (in Danish)". DR. 19 November 2013. Retrieved 20 November 2013. 

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