Living as a 'Sub-Human' in Sweden - CounterPunch

Apr 13, 2012 Full story: Indybay.org

Times change, and so do countries, with ongoing events suggesting Sweden's return to the kind of state which few even realize it once was.

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#1 Apr 13, 2012
The massive privatizations, tax-cuts, and other neoliberal policies the current government enacted have brought financial hardship to many. Scapegoating is as old as civilization, as uncivilized as that indeed is. And, those of foreign origins, the native minorities - both are typical targets.

Of course, while scapegoating does distract from the genuine problems, and does allow the majority population to vent their frustration, it simply allows the cause of the very real pain being felt to simply continue. Not good, not good at all...

Since: Jul 12

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#3 Sep 16, 2012
the native minorities - both are typical targets.

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