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Updated : Jimmie Åkesson on a winning streak etc…

August 26th, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

Galgeberg Suite & Tears Transforming

This is not some of the election Christmas Pork that is being handed out by left right and centre. With these sort of rational proposals, Mr Åkesson is on a winning streak.

Mr Borg can counter Åkesson with the assurance that we can afford to play a responsible role in response to suffering, in the world – even if the SD will enjoy sound sleep and no pangs of conscience by drastically reducing the number of asylum seekers that can be helped, here in Sweden

2011 Vienna

Other news: Hamas, Islamic Jihad Leaders Come Out of Hiding as Truce Begins

Hamas, was it really worth it?

After 50 days during which 6, 000 tons of bombs were dropped on little Gaza, along with the thousands of Israeli missile strikes causing over 2,000 Palestinian deaths and six billion dollars worth of destruction to Gaza’s terror networks, launching sites, control-and-command centres, a few bunkers, and other non-military infrastructure such as hospitals, schools, 17,000 homes (according to a UN estimate), various other properties, private residences, offices, administrative buildings, the main Israeli-fuelled electricity power station, UNHCR centres and prayer mosques, and a church (probably the only one in Gaza), from which Hamas and the Iranian-sponsored Islamic Jihad were hiding and firing, a so called permanent truce has been agreed on and so as to accomplish the goal that Mr Netanyahu set out,“Either Hamas will stop the rocket fire or we will”, the de-militarisation of Gaza is on the negotiations and talks agenda, which is due to take place in a month’s time.

Upon the establishment of the ceasefire, I can say that there is a major military achievement here, as well as a major diplomatic achievement for the State of Israel. Hamas was hit hard and it did not receive even a single one of the conditions that it set for a ceasefire, not even one” (The Prime Minister of Israel)

Qatar is offering to help rebuild Gaza. I guess that, open-hearted and with one final generous flourish, to put our money where his mouth is, Fredrik the great Reinfeldt or Cal Bildt will soon commit a few hundred million dollars worth of the Swedish Taxpayers Money to Gaza’s ailing economy. Jimmie Åkesson will probably prefer that the Alliance donate $400 million to Gaza – over there – I’m sure that for not entirely xenophobic or islamophobic reasons alone he would balk at the prospect of the Alliance or any other Swedish Government for that matter, taking in 45, 000 refugees from Gaza.

He says that “it’s the economy, stupid”, the possible breakdown in law and order and the threat to Swedish culture and the Swedish way of life as we have known it since before Christopher Colombus discovered America..

The priority for the post-war reconstruction money is for building playgrounds, schools, hospitals, rebuilding local industries and rebuilding people’s shattered lives, people’s shattered houses and all the non-military infrastructure that has been demolished and which we are told will take at least eighteen years to rebuild.

The fishermen must be happy that their fishing rights have been extended a few more miles but the harbour (which some already fear would be used to import hardware from Iran) is on hold, at least for the time being…


Good action

2004, Lugano

Latest development in Nigeria : Shekau declares Caliphate

Pamela Geller has more (So, on the concrete side Model T Ford) and on the more supernatural science side David Icke, get ready). Mark Steyn, sharpen your pen.


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Nothing miraculous about this most outstanding event

August 25th, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

Nothing miraculous about this most outstanding (& astounding) event that took place in Mama Sweden, just the other day:

A unit of the mounted Swedish police cavalry charged into the crowd of good people who had gathered together peacefully, united to demonstrate against those marching for Nazism. The policemen–on-horses rode rough shod over them, over the peaceful demonstrators , causing many of them grievous bodily harm…

Holy cow !

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Over there in the USA, a war zone history:

Open Season On Cops Shooting Blacks In Missouri

Zaire 1974

Christopher Columbus

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Nationalism, patriotism, internationalism, solidarity

August 25th, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

Should we not pray for the salvation of wanton sinners?

I’m sure that whereas the late Archbishop Nathan Söderblom would have disapproved of Jimmie Åkesson and his merry band of men and women, whole heartedly and most sternly, he would most probably only have had words of praise for the most readable sermon that I could glean after zapping through Sunday’s DN and SvD, namely Peter Wolodarski’s overview of Swedish election histrionics

I heard the young man from Banjul say, “It’s down here in my passport, Nationality: Swedish!” At the arrivals hall in one of the European capitals he had joined the queue for EU Citizens and was asked by a toubab standing right behind him whether he was not standing in the wrong queue, looking so black and blue?

– or as Sherman Adams once asked about another brother, how could somebody so black and blue, be so smart and true, so yellow and blue?

He could as well have quoted Lady Macbeth:

“My hands are of your colour, but I shame
To wear a heart so white.”…

Dr. Samuel Johnson, “Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel”?

Given the various definitions of solidarity, the Sweden Democrats could very well appeal to feelings of patriotism or nationalism and claim that they are in solidarity with Sweden and the Swedish people.Their only problem is that unlike the Jewish people who claim either direct spiritual or physical descent from Aba Abraham (even if today you would think that the Jewish people (also from Adam and Eve) come from everywhere) – apart from Adam and Eve , the Swedish people do not claim a common ancestor.

The only other problem that the Sweden Democrats could have when it comes to a legal definition of “the Swedish people” or in answering the question “Who is a Swedish person” is that about a million Swedes presently living in Sweden are either wholly or partly of foreign extraction and as we’ve heard time without number, the Sweden Democrats are not in a hurry to increase the number of naturalised, acclimatized or acculturated “New Swedes” by a generous, open-hearted refugee asylum policy. Right now it’s immigration and the financing of this generous asylum policy that is on the agenda and being so fitfully discussed in the run up to the elections…

May the best man win.

In this context, the best man means the best man for Sweden and the Swedish Diaspora.

I’m thinking all of the above after watching a TV programme (last night) about the Normans – whose ancestors were Scandinavian Vikings – even if anyone in the Sweden Democrats would like to deny them and their descendants their ancestral rights, not to mention the 1.3 million Swedes who emigrated to the States and whose descendants are now mostly to be found in the Chicago area and Minnesota. Should they not enjoy a right of return if they so choose? (smile)

About some of the goings-on in the volatile Middle East, it’s being said all the time now, that ISIS is much more brutal than al-Qaeda - al-Qaeda who nearly blew up the Pentagon on 911.

Well, the media is always enthusiastic about grading Muslims and terrorists – always talking about “Moderate” Muslims” , “Moderate” terrorists, terrorism. Here’s a term that has never been employed – not even in a war situation…leaves you wondering about The Lord’s Liberation Army, so called – are they moderate or just a bunch of armed savages?

Interesting news: The best of bedfellows: Iran teams up with the Great Satan, against ISIS

It should be even more interesting to see how it all plays out when ISIS/ Islamic State eventually pays a courtesy call on Israel (since they would like to incorporate Israel & the al-Aqsa Mosque into the Caliphate) – so it should be interesting to see if there will be a re-alignment of opposition to such a move, i.e. if it will be the great Satan, the little Satan allied with Hezbollah, Iran and President Assad versus ISIS / Islamic State…

Awesome dates: 911
Swedish Elections: 14th September
Scottish referendum: 18th September, about which even given its brevity, the utmost clarity so far, about “let’s stay together” has appeared in The Local with Scotland: the best of all lands and the best of all worlds

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A lot of politics and a little rhetoric…the plot thickens…

August 23rd, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

Other matters: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Ferguson Protests Are About Class, Not Race

Could it also be said that any protests and riots about the Nazi youth who stabbed Fidel Ogu and the Husby riots erroneously labelled “Muslim riots” could essentially be about class, not race or religion?

Rambling on my mind

“The ability to create a majority for his policies in parliament”: Löfven 42% – Reinfeldt 32%
“Instilling hope for a better future for us who live in Sweden”: Löfven 49% – Reinfeldt 28%

Source: Ipsos questions to 1,540 voters, 7-18 August this year…

My countryman Jimmie Åkesson has a few questions on his mind

About immigration, cheers mate, here’s the best answer: It’s costly, but we can afford it.

Now that William Hague is no longer the UK’s Foreign Secretary all we hear is the gaping silence that was once filled with his measured words, whether about Iraq, Gaza or Ukraine. It could soon be Carl Bildt’s turn – not for oblivion but for even greater things….Permanence is only temporary, so nowadays you don’t have to be standing in a politician’s shoes to know that “a week is a long time in politics” or that you could be here today and gone tomorrow.

Indeed, one week, he may find himself insulting our neighbour “Russia lacks the capacity to attack Sweden” (not even Hamas lacks the capacity to attack Israel or al-Qaeda to attack anywhere) and before the week is over all kinds of aircraft flying over Gotland and some new rumpus about more money to Swedish Defence…

Brother Obama rode on the crest of a popular wave called “change” which took him all the way to the White House. Over here even after donkey’s years, the word “change” is yet to enter the Swedish political vocabulary. The Social Democrats don’t use the word either, perhaps out of a fear that should they use the word, change, in the general imagination, could only mean back to the social security provided by Social Democracy – whatever hard times may lay ahead, as in the past, that we the people of Sweden have known most of the last century and the first six years of this century. The Social Democrats and those whose hearts are to the left complain that it has been statistically shown that during the past eight years of the Conservative–Centre-Liberal-KD-Alliance, the poor have become poorer and the rich have become more filthy rich…

6 There has been only small increases in income inequality since the coalition government took office (h). It is true if we look at overall measure (Gini coefficient) on the distribution of disposable income between households. The changes were much greater in the 1990s. In contrast, the assertion is not true if you look at the lower part of the income distribution. Since 2006, the relative poverty rate (the percentage of people with less income than 60 percent of median income) has risen sharply.” ( Professor Lars Calmfors)

If a week is a long time, then what is a year? Mr. Reinfeldt has been Sweden’s Prime Minister for two terms, almost eight years now. True, his contemporaries such as Yoweri Museveni did accomplish a third term – after amending the constitution to give himself a third term, since the old constitution stipulated a maximum of two terms for him. It’s as if, if the law doesn’t suit you, you change the constitutional law, to what is comfortable for you. Nor should we forget that Museveni’s octogenarian African brother, now turned nonagenarian, His Excellency Robert Mugabe is still praying for a life extension and one more – just one more term as President before the fire expires. In his case, he’s said to be grooming his wife Grace Mugabe to inherit his millions and his presidency after he kicks the bucket. But that’s King Bob’s Zimbabwe, over here in Sweden – I can’t, cannot imagine our own Fredrik the Great grooming his Filippa Reinfeldt to take over after him, as Sweden’s first female prime minister, after he himself departs to Valhalla (life after Rosenbad) (Personally, I would think that just like with Hilary Clinton, it could be Slick Willie trying to slip into the Oval Office, one more time, this time, through the back door.)

I just love this sentence, it’s a classical example of the Parthian shot and it’s a question that the opposition will be asking during the remaining three weeks of their promise-everything, do-or-die election campaign. The question is for the Alliance’s commander-in-chief Freddy Reinfeldt and the question is posed by SvD’s Göran Eriksson, slightly reworded here, by me, since he was writing in his mother-tongue Swedish:

One question that Fredrik Reinfeldt has avoided and been spared so far, is why is it that in 2006 when he was in the opposition, prior to his becoming Prime Minister of Sweden – unemployment was described by Mr. Reinfeldt as ”mass unemployment “- a term he does not use to describe an even higher unemployment rate today.

It’s not as if after the election results are declared valid, there will be a constitutional crisis if the Red–Greens are in the majority, Prime Minister the great Fredrik automatically resigns as prime minister and then lo and behold the former great prime minister discovers as he has already warned us, that Mr. Iron Löfven and his Social Democrats who have licked their wounds and waited eight long years to retake power – that former Prime Minister Reinfeldt then discovers that he is stuck in his belief that S. Löfven does not command enough parliamentary support to pass a single budget – and therefore Mr. Löfven should not be permitted (by whom?) to be Sweden’s next prime minister?

I think that there would then be war in peaceful Sweden (of course, without any blood being spilt) – but don’t take my word for it – the date with fate is only twenty two days away. Till then another word that those politicians who believe in it should be using a lot more often – and not just about opening our hearts to welcome refugees – is the word solidarity!

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Sweden: The temperature of the election fever is slowly rising.

August 22nd, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

“Well the sun is surely sinking down
But the moon is slowly rising
So this old world must still be spinning ’round
And I still love you” (You can close your eyes)

The moon is a piece of cheese made out of election dreams (I almost wrote “erection dreams”) – In Swedish the piece of cheese (election promises) is named after a piece of meat, “Valfläsk” in a country where (no pity for the pigs) pork is a halal delicacy and the best of the West – the best that the West has to offer or at least the best of what both Mr Reinfeldt and Brer Löfven have to offer and these are the wares they peddle and are so passionately trying to sell an electorate that refuses to be gullible or to fall for even the most eloquent of serpents and travelling salesmen. In their eyes, you may fail to observe that wicked, crooked look you saw in the eye of Richie Milhous Nixon – friend of mine baptised him “Muhammad Eichmann Nixon” Other friend said that George W’s eyes were always focused, looking down the barrel of a rifle….

This past week the main focus has been on how refugee immigration should be financed.

Cornelis Vreeswijk – Because of Emigration Lyrics

Now available on the internet edition : Ewa Stenberg : This move hurts the Social Democrats badly

We can hear the night watchman click his flashlight
Ask himself if it’s him or them that’s really insane

Some of the racists say that they have statistical evidence in support of their prejudice that the overwhelming majority of asylum seekers seek the Alliance’s safe haven of Sweden in order to line their pockets by qualifying as welfare parasites – destination : Sweden : parasitism as ife’s main goal. Destination Sweden, thanks to improved (more generous) welfare conditions – parasitism is the main mission and accomplishment for most immigrants and asylum seekers, so say the retards and the chronic nutcases.

The peddler now speaks to the countess who’s pretending to care for him
Sayin’, “Name me someone that’s not a parasite and I’ll go out and say a prayer for him

Not that parasitism is and of itself an incurable sin – for example, poor Joseph Brodsky who had otherwise not done the USSR any harm, was at some time during his existence, charged with parasitism

So, where is Friar Tuck?

Jonas Sjöstedt must be a happy reincarnation of either Robin Hood or one of his Merry Men. He has been impacting heavily on the immigration/ taking care of immigrants debate, not least of all with these his two articles

Time to stop the hunt for profit in refugees’ reception” (SvD 18/8)


Profit collected by Welfare Company will be gone in January 2017” (In today’s DN)

But by far the most striking single page in today’s Dagens Nyheter is the whole page advertisement (I know that you hate their guts and not just their guts), yes, a full page advert by the Sweden Democrats in which they do ask some pertinent questions…

After the people have spoken with their ballots – or even before the people have spoken, Messrs Reinfeldt, Björklund, Loof and Hägglund are already digging their post-election trenches armed with their doctrine of joint belief in their principles and their declaration of rebellious intent :

WE WILL NOT ACCEPT a “government” that will not be able to pass a budget (they will not accept without a fight ; if they lose, they’re going to fight.)

Sounds like the rumblings of an incumbent African government which wants to sit tight until Jesus of Nazareth returns.

About the future budget ( hypothetical or real) , won’t they cross that hurdle when they get to it?

it’s basically about who will command a parliamentary majority. In the past the so called racist Sweden Democrats have supported Fredrik Reinfeldt and his Alliance on occasions when their (the Sweden Democrats) support was crucial – and therefore, not surprisingly, we hear Mr Löfven accusing the Alliance of seeking (and needing) the support of the Sweden Democrats. . Doing business with the outcast SD.

Mary had a little lamb etc. Over the past few months, the Sweden Democrats now on a redemption mission, have been trying to purify their public, racist image (but not their islamophobic image

Question :How do the Sweden Democrats relate to either the Alliance or the Red-Green’s proposed budget allocations to the Department of Immigration and Settling Down?

(To be continued shortly

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August 21st, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

Where else to start but with the troubled Middle East?

And for balance, Al-Monitor

Tempus fugit. Like Hamas rockets and Israeli missiles.

Protective Edge: Three Senior Hamas Commanders Killed in Pre-Dawn Strike

Over here in peaceful Sweden, it’s time to start paying less taxes and paying more attention to the economy pages instead of the kultur pages of Dagens Nyheter, Dagens Industri and SvD..
With the SD twelve percenters totally isolated and out of any possible future coalition, this election has all the makings of a cliff-hanger. And therefore Fredrik the Great Reinfeldt makes two pre-emptive strikes – just in case his Alliance is not the major block after the elections, good and great, Fredrik the Great Moderate turned scribe has taken out a full page article in this morning’s DN, beginning with what could be his famous last words:


aaaaaah power sweet
we will not accept defeat!

Footing the cost of immigration is very much an election issue and here too Great Reinfeldt strikes again: it is a moral issue. Whereas Mr Reinfeldt is all for taking financial responsibility for Sweden’s generous asylum policies, the Red-Greens are divided about the funding of this generosity.

The anti-immigration Sweden Democrats are looking on helplessly as the Red-Greens begin to steal some of their voters and potential voters….

The last word on this issue, goes to Ewa Stenberg’s article in this morning’s DN, print edition: “Utspelet slår mot S ”

” There are four kinds of people: the one who says “what is mine is mine, and what is yours is yours” — that’s a “beinonit” (intermediate-level person). There are some who say that is the kind of people that were in Sodom. [A second type is one who says] “what is mine is yours, and what is yours is mine” — [that's an] “am ha’aretz” (uneducated or low-level Jewish person). [A third type is one who says] “what is mine is yours, and what is yours is yours” — [that's a] “chasid” (righteous person). [A final type is one who says] “what is yours is mine, and what is mine is mine” — [that's a] “rasha” (wicked person (Avot, 5:10)

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United with Israel

August 20th, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

United with Israel

Security cabinet meets as dozens of Gaza rockets rain down on Israel

All for one and one for all:


They’re at it again. Eight hours before the latest truce was due to expire, eight missiles were fired into Israel, from Gaza. Most apparently, the ultimate suspension of hostility is no longer on their agenda. Hamas is adamant. From the lull, the devastation, the blood spilled, they are still counting their losses as they arise, but not from ashes and still defiant they sing (and much of the world sings with them):”like the birds in the tree the prisoners must be free!”

Ostensibly, Hamas fire-power logic is based on their certainty about the less than infinite sustainability of that fire power, their futile day and night, non-stop missile and rocket attacks by which they cause Israel to inflict civilian casualties which, if no one was looking, would be the logical outcome of force versus much greater force. For Hamas to be successful they would have to be sponsored by the Arab League – whose foundation members created the PLO.

“Liberman says Israel must take back initiative and ‘bring Hamas to submission’

It’s simple, really, it’s all based on supply and demand. Soon the Hamas stockpile will be diminished to the point of being unusable – like the terror tunnels – but till then they themselves would like to get rid of the rest of what they’ve got by attempting to inflict as many casualties on Israelis as possible – before their stockpile falls into their enemy’s hands.

In Sweden, these are interesting times. The electioneering campaign is now in full swing – some kind of war of the roses … “soulful eyes versus Mr Metal” (as he said to her – before he took her by the arm and whispered in her ear, “Come we go do crime…”

The mettle of Mr Metal? He is made of Swedish steel

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Integration – integration is what it’s all about

August 19th, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

It’s unbelievable! Just about everybody I meet, wants to whip Jimmie Åkesson.

The politicians have all ganged up, they have taken out their knives and forks…

Attacking Jimmie Åkesson for the quality of his visions makes them and some of the self-righteous hypocrites, arrogant people young and old, some of them semi-racists and semi anti-Semites) – makes them all feel good, glorious and God-abiding about themselves.

Broadly speaking, Malcolm X at one time said, “You can’t have capitalism without racism

Today it’s in Ferguson, St. Louis, Missouri, the home town of Muhammad Ali – sting like a bee…

Back at the reindeer ranch there has been part one of Håkan Boström’s “The New Sweden” (Modern Sweden) and his part 2 in the same series: “The shared Sweden

The Alliance has always accused the Red – Green opposition coalition of being disunited and in disarray, not fit to govern, unfit as a government or a governing alternative since they are unable to agree about anything. Now they themselves (the Alliance) – without being accused,have the same problem at it’s supposed to be their “Last Chance” to be able to present a united front.

Supporters and the undecided say that they will have to integrate and accommodate: the common platform that evolves does not have to be solid – or only made of gas…

does not have to be solid with fresh promises of even higher wages for teachers…

The Sweden Democrats don’t have to integrate. They don’t have that kind of problem as long as Chief Jimmie Åkesson is Commander-in-Chief…

On another planet there’s the one widely known as President Ali Baba and his cabinet of the forty thieves. A Mafia system whereby, in the name of democracy, a criminal gang or an amalgamation/alliance/coalition of criminal gangs take over as “the government” if not first by bullet then by heavily rigged ballot. Before the elections, the incumbent “government” and its mafia judiciary usually have advanced plans as to how to rig the next elections, and keeping up with the times by technological means too – as necessary…under the noses of visiting “election observers” – from another planet.

Take care: Smuggled rainforest meat can spread Ebola to Sweden

Today’s News

“The good news for the Black Man, is that he is on the verge of recapturing his position as ruler of the universe”

Mboka Fm

Last word : Diblo

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“The Swedish people must open their hearts!” (Fredrik Reinfeldt

August 18th, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

That applies to all of us, all men are equal, albeit some are more open than others

The Sabbath portion Eikev, , sublime

Eikev : Deuteronomy 7:12 – 11:25

Have followed the first part of the economy debate, will watch the rest later (some powerful words from yours truly Anders Borg when he got to boasting about his (Sweden’s) handling of the economy.

We (the pebble) want clarity : klarspråk : no Mary go round the mulberry bushes:

Later (in some peace and quiet) I’ll watch the head-to-head duel, Batman, Super Stefan Löfven versus the iconic young baldhead ( ironic – looking increasingly like Nikita Khrushchev) – I anticipate that in no time at all Fredrik the Great will have Mr. Metal on the ropes – action! – pang – another one – countered by a vicious head-butt from the opposition leader.

Where’s Urban Ahlin when names like Margot Wallström and Goran Persson are being touted to the electorate as some big wigs that could be decorated with the Minister of Foreign Affairs portfolio – the one currently being manned by Rt. Hon. Nils Daniel Carl Bildt KCMG.

If they manage to win, maybe Urban Ahlin will be dispatched to the UN? Do I hear some say “Over my dead body”?

Israel: A country in which the able bodied youth have to do military service and you know why. The last big secular-religious controversy was this one (about military service)

Now: Israel – Gaza/Hamastan still in the air – Hamas estimates that Gaza suffered nearly 2,000 deaths and six billion dollars’ worth of destruction – which means that the number one priority would normally be the Marshall Plan for Reconstruction – from devastation – and a sincere promise not to use the re-building materials (iron and cement etc) – and money that is generously donated by the EU – for constructing rockets & missile launching ramps and terror tunnels instead of for peaceful and beneficial constructions only.

Some fairly old news, in the right spirit (the spirit of Göran Persson) and the right direction: Swedish Government: 2 million to improve security for Sweden’s Hebrews (This is certainly not anti-Semitic, although security could do with a little more money?)

In the same sweet spirit, Fredrik the Great and the Magnanimous, Sweden’s Fredrik the kind-hearted appeals to his countrymen and countrywomen:

The Swedish people must open their hearts!”

Jimmie Åkesson and the Sweden Democrats are not happy when Fredrik the kind-hearted, Sweden’s Fredrik the Great and the Magnanimous, speaks like this.

Sweden Democrats, you’ve got to bite the bullet and just got to get over this, you’ve got to start learning ( here in Sweden) how to start living with all of God’s children, your fellow man and woman from all over the planet, in peace and harmony.

“Cause puss and dog they get together:
What’s wrong with loving one another?
Puss and dog they get together:
What’s wrong with you my brother?”
( Bob Marley )

All together now, one, two three :

Open your hearts (and let some sunshine in)


If you like, you can also go and jump into the lake

The lake of fire

(It’s a good video). It’s not poetry, you (yes, you) you will experience some climate change there, when you integrate with the lake of fire…

Dammit! You gotta open your hearts!

I guess that Jimmie Åkesson and his Band of Gypsys (The Sweden Democrats) are singing this verse of “It ain’t me babe” just now:

“You say you’re lookin’ for someone
Who will promise never to part
Someone to close his eyes for you
Someone to close his heart
Someone who will die for you an’ more
But it ain’t me, babe
No, no, no, it ain’t me, babe
It ain’t me you’re lookin’ for, babe”

The tragedy is that some SD alarmist is going to go out there and start telling folks that Fredrik the Great is not only granting automatic residence permits to anyone who makes it to Sweden from Syria, but if his new fit of tender-heartedness follows through we should be expecting another 500,000 refugees from the Middle East and Ukraine, the next couple of years. The effect? Electric: The Sweden Democrats will get at least 12% of the cake in about four weeks’ time. Because, whether you open your heart or keep it under lock and key, Sven Bynburger already or nearly homeless and unemployed, does not relish the idea of having 500,000 more “foreign mouths” to feed and to find jobs for – just like that. If the SD propaganda spin can cause Sven to panic about his meagre and diminishing personal Swedish resources, for his own personal survival, then he could very well vote for the SD – if he sees tolerance for mass immigration as an existential threat and not just to what purists love to call “Swedish Culture”

It’s pretty grim in Iraq just now: ISIS have now kidnapped 1,000 women in Northern Iraq. War Booty:

Many Warriors come from abroad without wives, so they want the women to convert and become wives to jihadists” says Kurdish politician Hoshyar Zebari. (From SVT Text)

2014 Mix


About the opening of the heart of Jonas Sjöstedt, biggest mouthpiece and legal representative of Sweden’s Extreme Left, the working class hero which his background has never fully given credibility – perhaps for him too when it comes to practicalities versus his party line/ ideology /government policy/vision/proposal – the more the merrier, how about merriment without limits ? Merriment without borders? ( Sky’s the limit. Jimmie Åkesson is asking the same question.)

What he does make clear is that with immigration in whatever large numbers, the housing/ accommodation, education, health care and acculturalization agencies should not be contracted out to mere profiteers – that it should not be profitable – or for profit. What he does not make clear is whether or not he maintains that position after due consideration that profit motivated private capitalism – great incentive – (side by side with state capitalism) could both profitably join forces in a two-pronged attack on unemployment, capitalism and healthy competition, the science of growing businesses – the basis of any future coalition.

Mami Wata

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Today, the 15th of August

August 15th, 2014 by Cornelius Hamelberg

Malcolm, Malcolm – Semper Malcolm

Something happening over there in the United States of America: spontaneous combustion: Another Night of Police Violence in Ferguson

The cry

And over there in the Middle of the East, where like Swedish forest fires, things can get out of control, in the rocky Iraqi neighbourhood, right next to Syria,

Islamic Jihad Says the War is Over

Draft terms for long-term Gaza truce revealed in Egyptian newspaper

Hamas “can’t believe their luck

The understanding is Unite or Die


Sweden: It’s amazing. After a lull of several weeks now (vacational doldrums), Dagens Nyheter and Svenska Dagbladet are chockfull of real news, biting commentary-opinions.

It’s exactly 30 Days to doomsday and some say that nowadays, to be a media pundit prophet or professer , all you’ve got to do is to say, loud and clear that something bad is going to happen

Democracy Now: Egypt

2014 mix

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