Is Sweden The Canary?

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    Yes, there are links:

    http://www.brusselsjournal.com/node/938

     
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    http://www.brusselsjournal.com/node/940

    Links at site



     
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    “The new serfs have sold their freedom and futures for a guaranteed bowl of porridge from the State. This is how far these young intellectuals can see – to the end of their spoons and no farther...".

    This is one of the finest summations of liberalism's inescapable consequences I've ever read.
     
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    You haven't a clue, junior. :)
     
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    Anything you want to know about crime ratios in Sweden:
    http://www.bra.se/extra/pod/?action=pod_show&id=21&module_instance=11


    Reported crimes from 2004


    Completed murder, manslaughter
    and assault resulting in death (1, 2, 5, 6 §§)

    count 209
    up 11% since 2003
    2 of 100K population
    where of with firearms
    count 37
    down 10 % since 2003
    <1 of 100K population

    Attempt to commit murder or manslaughter (1, 2 §§)
    count 669
    down 15% since 2003
    7 of 100K population

    Assault (5, 6) (not resulting in death)
    count 67 089
    up 3% since 2003
    746 of 100K population

    Bicycle theft
    count 70 875
    down -4 % since 2003
    788 of 100K population
     
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