henrik.ohrstrom at gmail.com
Mon Feb 25 21:55:52 UTC 2019
Sweden has received even more refugees than Denmark. Hence some "all is
wrong " statements from the US lately.
I see a bunch of high performers with skills and ambition that infuse the
nation with new blood, otherwise nativity in Sweden is way down like the
US, Italy, japan et al.
Problems are as always caused by criminals, some, (but no more than
proportional to social status, income, education etc ) are immigrants or
children to immigrants. Terrorists or wannabees, as always get way more
attention than they deserve.
We could probably ingest even more immigrants without that much more
problems. our criminal shootings are caused by criminals not by immigrants.
Most criminals are born in Sweden and a stop for refugees/immigrants would
not change much there.
Den mån 25 feb. 2019 kl 22:20 skrev John Clark <johnkclark at gmail.com>:
> On Mon, Feb 25, 2019 at 1:50 PM Dylan Distasio <interzone at gmail.com>
> *> That argument STILL has a lot of power. Denmark which you mentioned is
>> one of the countries now dealing with the effects of it (along with any
>> other small European nation that has ingested very large amounts of
>> immigrants from trouble spots in a very short amount of time):*
> I have 3 comments:
> 1) 800,000 people of non ethnic Danish background living in Denmark by
> 2060 doesn't sound like the end of the world to me.
> 2) I would be willing to bet that the people that made that prediction did
> not take into account technological progress and imagined that the world of
> 2060 would be just like this one except perhaps with slightly better iPhons.
> 3) I agree that if you make living conditions for everybody within a
> country so unpleasant nobody would want to live there (by providing crappy
> health care among other things) then it would have the effect of curbing
> illegal immigration, but I can't help but think there must be a better way.
> It's rather like burning down your house to make sure a burglar can't break
> John K Clark
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