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Making America more like Scandinavia

By tovarichpeter   2016 Jul 12, 10:28am   10 links   7,525 views   65 comments   watch (0)   quote      

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/07/nordic-countries-united-states/490847/

A once powerful demographic group is losing ground in American politics. For most of the countrys history, white Christian Americathe cultural and political edifice built primarily by white Protestant Christians set the tone for our national conversations and shaped American ideals. But today, many white Christian Americans feel profoundly anxious as their numbers and influence are waning. The two primary branches of their family tree, white mainline and white evangelical Protestants, offer competing narratives about their decline. White mainline Protestants blame evangelical Protestants for turning off the younger generation with their anti-gay rhetoric and tendency to conflate Christianity with conservative, nationalist...

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26   8e6e0     2016 Dec 12, 9:50am  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Squawk!"
"CNN!"

Washington Post Headlines!"

"MSNBC & New York Times!"

"Squawk!"

"Huffington Post, Slate & DailyKos!!!"

Squawk!"

#TovarichPeterParrot

27   Fucking White Male   339/341 = 99% civil   2016 Dec 12, 10:10am  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Kick out all the blacks and Mexicans and we might start looking like Scandinavia.

28   zzyzzx   790/790 = 100% civil   2016 Dec 25, 7:58pm  ↑ like (5)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Meanwhile in Poland:

29   zzyzzx   790/790 = 100% civil   Jan 5, 11:32am  ↑ like (5)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Also in Poland:

30   Ceffer   736/736 = 100% civil   Jan 5, 11:35am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote    

What does any of this have to do with blond bush and the Swedish Bikini Team?

31   zzyzzx   790/790 = 100% civil   Jan 16, 5:59am  ↑ like (6)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Meanwhile, in Latvia:

32   Strategist   1698/1703 = 99% civil   Jan 16, 7:22am  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Ceffer says

What does any of this have to do with blond bush and the Swedish Bikini Team?

It's what the Muslims like to rape.

33   Strategist   1698/1703 = 99% civil   Jan 16, 7:23am  ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike   quote    

zzyzzx says

This is called "Nip it in the bud"

34   TwoScoopsMcGee   1612/1612 = 100% civil   Jan 16, 7:52am  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

35   zzyzzx   790/790 = 100% civil   May 8, 12:18pm  ↑ like (6)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Also in Poland:

#poland

36   Entitlemented   208/208 = 100% civil   May 9, 9:12am  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Patrick says

White people are actually among the least racist on earth:

It not the white people, its the Enlightenment of the ~16th century.

We need another Enlightenment.

37   TwoScoopsMcGee   1612/1612 = 100% civil   May 9, 9:41am  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

bob2356 says

Your source for this is what? Japan doesn't treat muslims any different from anyone else no matter what the right wing echo chamber says. They are as free to come in as anyone else. But hey don't let facts confuse you, it would be a violation of the rightwingnut code of ethics. http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2015/nov/17/viral-image/viral-graphic-says-japan-keeps-out-radical-islam-t/

Yep, Japan treats Muslims like everyone else. They don't take any. Japan took less than 30 refugees all of last year.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/japan-refugee-applications-rejected-a7718111.html

38   Peter P   78/78 = 100% civil   May 9, 11:24am  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

zzyzzx says

We should be trying to make America more like Poland

We should definitely have more Pole-dancers.

39   zzyzzx   790/790 = 100% civil   May 27, 1:29pm  ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike   quote    

40   FortWayne   682/687 = 99% civil   May 27, 8:46pm  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Liberals need to stop telling us all to be like those northern countries. It's pure bullshit comparisons based on the fact that most people don't know what those countries are, where they are, and will never visit them.

http://nypost.com/2015/01/11/sorry-liberals-scandinavian-countries-arent-utopias/

Unless liberals are ok with giving up on diversity because:

"Denmark is a land of 5.3 million homogeneous people. Everyone talks the same, everyone looks the same, everyone thinks the same."

41   BayArea   379/379 = 100% civil   May 27, 10:24pm  ↑ like (5)   ↓ dislike   quote    

I was just in France and Poland this past week and vacationing in Denmark today.

Even though France is 10% Muslim, it feels like much more when you are out in the streets walking around. It's so in your face everywhere you go.

Denmark is closer to 5%, but you don't see it. And Poland has 0.1%, which is hard to believe it's even that high.

Poland don't play that.

42   Ceffer   736/736 = 100% civil   May 27, 10:30pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

You'll know when America is like Scandinavia when you actually get tired of blond bush!

43   MMR   368/368 = 100% civil   May 27, 11:30pm  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

marcus says

My dog could probably do what ever you do for a living better than you. I really love my dog. She's awesome.

Yes, I'm sure she could be trained to sniff out cancer faster than I could order a blood test or CT scan. But what about you? What exactly is it that you're good at? certainly not teaching math better than a masters in electrical engineering.

No wonder you're scared of h1-b STEM teachers from India while railing on others getting screwed by globalism

marcus says

due to our superior intelligence and leadership qualities

I know a lot of smart white people who have strong leadership qualities. The only leadership quality you've demonstrated time and time again is your spearheading to bring back the ignore function since you are so much in need of a safe space each and every time you are triggered.

44   zzyzzx   790/790 = 100% civil   Jun 5, 9:37am  ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Meanwhile, in Romania:

45   Patrick   2066/2066 = 100% civil   Jun 5, 9:59am  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Britain needs more Romanians and fewer Muslims.

46   TwoScoopsMcGee   1612/1612 = 100% civil   Jun 5, 10:23am  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Britain needs more Serbs, and the Magic Train of Remove Kebab.

First Stop: Bradford

47   Straw Man   544/547 = 99% civil   Jun 5, 12:52pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

BayArea says

And Poland has 0.1%, which is hard to believe it's even that high.

Poland don't play that.

Fucking Nazis!

48   FortWayne   682/687 = 99% civil   Jun 5, 5:05pm  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

tovarichpeter says

Make America more like Scandinavia

no

49   Rin   234/237 = 98% civil   Jun 5, 9:39pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

marcus says

My dog could probably do what ever you do for a living better than you. I really love my dog. She's awesome.

Bullshit! Marcus is a stupid guy, who can't handle the fact that an Indian-American family's members can outperform him. FYI, MMR's ancestry is from India. And no, he's not a Muslim so don't pull that stunt as a counter response.

But then again, Marky couldn't handle the fact that I could get A's in 2 Harvard College classes ... proving that it's little more than some grade inflation camp.

50   FP   458/464 = 98% civil   Jun 5, 9:54pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote    

Rin says

But then again, Marky couldn't handle the fact that I could get A's in 2 Harvard College classes ... proving that it's little more than some grade inflation camp.

C'mon. If you were taking only 2 classes but the rest of the students were taking 5, it is not that hard to do better than them.

51   Booger   497/497 = 100% civil   Jun 17, 7:06am  ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike   quote    

52   FortWayne   682/687 = 99% civil   Jun 17, 8:55am  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote    

Let's make Scandinavia more like liberal America.

Import thousands of welfare demanding BLM supporters and feminists. Watch welfare state soar and diversity soar. They would be out of money in a few month since welfare chest pounding recepients would outnumber the workers 10 to 1.

53   Booger   497/497 = 100% civil   Jun 17, 6:34pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

54   BlueSardine   651/664 = 98% civil   Jun 17, 6:36pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote    

FIFY...
Rin says

But then again, Marky couldn't handle the fact that I could get Aid's in 2 Harvard College classes ... proving that it's little more than some grade inflation camp.

55   Dan8267   3162/3205 = 98% civil   Jun 17, 6:50pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote    

FortWayne says

Import thousands of welfare demanding BLM supporters

Wasn't it your ancestors who imported all the black people into America?

56   FortWayne   682/687 = 99% civil   Jun 17, 6:56pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Dan8267 says

FortWayne says

Import thousands of welfare demanding BLM supporters

Wasn't it your ancestors who imported all the black people into America?

No

57   Booger   497/497 = 100% civil   Jun 17, 6:57pm  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Dan8267 says

Wasn't it your ancestors who imported all the black people into America?

Nope. They were busy throwing the Muslims out of Europe.
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Vienna
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polish–Ottoman_War_(1683–99)

58   Dan8267   3162/3205 = 98% civil   Jun 17, 7:00pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike (1)   quote    

FortWayne says

No

I think you are lying.

59   Strategist   1698/1703 = 99% civil   Jun 17, 8:40pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Booger says

Slovakia passes law to BAN Islam from being registered as a religion.

Love it. It's time to classify only peaceful regions as religions. Islam is not a peaceful religion, everyone knows that.

60   Strategist   1698/1703 = 99% civil   Jun 17, 8:47pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote    

Dan8267 says

Wasn't it your ancestors who imported all the black people into America?

All our ancestors in human history at some time were slaves or slave owners. Africans played a leading role in getting African slaves to America.
My ancestors were Apes.

61   curious2   894/894 = 100% civil   Jun 18, 1:55pm  ↑ like   ↓ dislike   quote    

Booger says

Slovakia passes law to BAN Islam from being registered as a religion.

"Slovakia passed legislation on Wednesday to effectively block Islam from gaining official status as a religion in the near future in the latest sign of growing anti-Muslim sentiment across the European Union.
***
Prime Minister Robert Fico's government has said Islam has no place in Slovakia.

Parliament adopted a bill sponsored by the Slovak National Party (SNS), junior member in Fico's coalition, that requires a religion to have at least 50,000 members, up from 20,000, to qualify for state subsidies and to run its own schools.

The change will make it much harder to register Islam, which has just 2,000 adherents in Slovakia according to the last census and no recognised mosques.
***
"Islamisation starts with a kebab and it's already under way in Bratislava, let's realise what we can face in five to 10 years ... We must do everything we can so that no mosque is built in the future," SNS chairman Andrej Danko said earlier.
***
The law was approved by a two-thirds majority in parliament comprising both ruling and opposition parties. Lawmakers turned down a proposal by the opposition far-right People's Party-Our Slovakia to raise the religion membership bar to 250,000.

The small central European country's population is 5.4 million; 62 percent of it is declared Roman Catholic."

"Slovakia’s Prime Minister has said that “Islam has no place” in the country – weeks before it takes over the presidency of the EU.
***
Mr Fico advanced hard-line views about migration and said he would not accept “one single Muslim” migrant into the country – points he reiterated in his first post-election interview this week.

Speaking about migration, he told Slovakian news agency TASR: “When I say something now, maybe it will seem strange, but I’m sorry, Islam has no place in Slovakia.

“I think it is the duty of politicians to talk about these things very clearly and openly."
***
Slovakia is due take over the EU’s rotating presidency from 1 July, giving it a greater role in discussions about how the continent should tackle its migration and refugee crisis.

Along with the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland, Slovakia has called for Europe’s borders to be sealed off to block the main routes used by refugees to enter Europe.
***
The Prime Minister told TASR that he had heard about other countries’ negative experiences of migration, including Malta.
"

62   Booger   497/497 = 100% civil   Jun 18, 2:24pm  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

63   Booger   497/497 = 100% civil   Jun 18, 8:08pm  ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   quote    

http://www.businessinsider.com/ap-poland-hails-upcoming-trump-visit-as-a-huge-success-2017-6

Poland hails the 'huge success' of Trump visiting Warsaw before Paris, Berlin, or London

In Warsaw he can expect a much warmer reception than he will find the following day in Germany.

64   Booger   497/497 = 100% civil   Jun 18, 8:14pm  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

Having a country with minimal Muslims, and zero terrorist attacks makes for bad optics for the EU propagandists - people might start to see a correlation.

65   zzyzzx   790/790 = 100% civil   Jun 19, 10:14am  ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike   quote    

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