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Swedish far right not welcome at Nobel dinner

Peter Vinthagen Simpson · 27 Oct 2010, 14:51

Published: 27 Oct 2010 14:51 GMT+02:00

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"It comes across very clearly that no consideration should be made to nationality affiliation. SD's values stand in direct contravention of this," said Michael Sohlman, Executive Director of the Nobel Foundation, to the Aftonbladet daily.

The decision to exclude Åkesson from the guest list for the Nobel Banquet on December 10th was taken by a united Nobel Foundation board.

"We are a private foundation and decide ourselves who we want to come to the banquet," Sohlman said, explaining that the Sweden Democrats' policy programme indicates a view of humanity not compatible with that expressed by Alfred Nobel.

Jimmie Åkesson expressed surprise and disappointment at missing out on the festivities.

"It is regrettable, in recent years all the party leaders have been invited," he told the newspaper.

Åkesson described the decision as "controversial" and considered it strange for the committee to cite Alfred Nobel's last will and testament.

"I am surprised that they choose to take this stand and take this decision to single me out and not take a general position that they don't invite the party leaders," Åkesson told Sveriges Radio's P4 news programme on Wednesday.

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"This seems to be a political decision. Michael Sohlman is after all a Social Democrat politician," he said.

The Nobel banquet is traditionally attended by the Swedish royal family, political leaders, Nobel prize winners and a host of other dignitaries. Further politicians on the list for this year's festivities include the foreign minister, finance minister, education minister and culture minister.

Peter Vinthagen Simpson (news@thelocal.se)

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15:19 October 27, 2010 by Sam1
What do you expect, its a Nobel dinner not a racist dinner..As simple as you do not deserve to be with such people...

You just sit home and try create more hate in Sweden, write on your blog you and your members that you want to shoot people between the eyes and send them back to their country..

You want to contradict all human rights, UNHCR laws, EU laws, human BEING laws...

and still come to a Nobel festival???

Oh you are surprised?? Why should you?

Which normal human being would want to shoot people between the eyes except a psycho Nazi.
15:30 October 27, 2010 by truthworthy
Absolutely agree. Yo can't invite a bigot to such a valuable dinner. Thumbs up!
15:41 October 27, 2010 by Nemesis
The Nobel Prize committee gave a prize to President Nixon and once nominated Adolf Hitler for the prize.
15:47 October 27, 2010 by RobinHood
"We are a private foundation and decide ourselves who we want to come to the banquet,"

Fair enough. I can think of loads of people I don't want to come to my next banquet. But Jimmie isn't one of them though. I would put him next to Winnie Mandela, and opposite Don King. I did think about MIke Tyson, but no one deserves to sit opposite Mike Tyson at a banquet.
16:01 October 27, 2010 by Rishonim
They should also exclude the social democrats for its failed refugee policies. The heads of all major Swedish media outlets and the rest of the political establishment for not accepting to hear what the SD had to say.

@Nemesis, the Nobel committee also nominated Adolf Butenandt and Richard Kuhn, both members of the Nazi party
16:02 October 27, 2010 by hpunlimited
If they continue like this then Jimmie Åkesson will be the next Primeminister!
16:05 October 27, 2010 by Carl T
Don't pay any attention the misinformation (read: blatant lies) emanating from Nemesis. Nixon never got a Nobel prize (though Henry Kissinger controversially did for his part in negotiating ceasefire in Vietnam). And although the Norwegian Nobel Committee is allowed to nominate individuals, they did *not* nominate Hitler. Hitler was nominated by one of the hundreds of people invited to submit nominations (Erik Brant, a Swedish MP), as a protest against the nomination of Neville Chamberlain.
16:23 October 27, 2010 by tin tin
All i have to say is good on them! This guy Jimmie is a joke to be laughed at! He may be welcomed in Sweden by some people but not internationally! You dont always get the last laugh do you now!
16:32 October 27, 2010 by grantike
ohh jimmie

i was thinking with all these rejects and regrets you should have taught of stepping down because of unfavourable work area.people always do that.looking forward to the day you take that decision.cheers jimmie young and dangerous
16:36 October 27, 2010 by Keith #5083
"We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them". Albert Einstein

I profoundly disagree with the SD, however, 5% of the population did agree. It seems to me that any ability to influence the SD's for the better is not served simply by ignoring or rejecting them. For example, peace prizes presuppose tolerance and understanding - but not necessarily agreement.

However the Nobel Foundation do have rules to obey.
16:37 October 27, 2010 by BERTRAM
the Swedish elites are afraid of their own shadow,,,nothing new.One day, the alarm clock will burn.
16:40 October 27, 2010 by cowboykodp
He is SURPRISED? What a dumb MoFo.

Don't be too sad Adolf Åkesson. There is always an open invitation for you at the local NAZI delegation. You are always welcome there.

Just don't bring your party's speaker and second in command Ekroth; as his mother is Jewish. In case you forgot , Jews are not well liked by your fellow NAZI's.

(Yes I know, he is not a NAZI and Bigot, Blah Blah....)
16:43 October 27, 2010 by Syftfel
This is so sad! 'Democracy' appears to only mean something when the honchos in the political aristocracy, with their self-aggrandized intellectual and moral superiority, approve. Never mind that 6% of the Swedish voters supported SD last September 19th. I agree with both Rishonim and Hpunlimited above. At this rate the average Swede will be so infuriated that he will support even more extremist movements in the future. Suit yourselves! Alarm bells should go of with every decent Swede. Your democracy is at stage.
16:49 October 27, 2010 by saab
Censorship over dialogue... no surprise coming from the Left. And let us not forget that Yassir Arafat, with blood on his hands (and young boys in his lair) received the Peace Prize. The whole process is a joke. Like Cowboy's posts.
16:54 October 27, 2010 by Tutu
Your comment is very funny Robinhood. @syftfel - who cares if sweden votes for adolf hitler. it is their own funeral. if åkesson is going to be invited, the sitting arrangement that robinhood gave should be used. I still think Tyson should still be invited, in case Jimmy gets out of order.
16:55 October 27, 2010 by Swedesmith
Perhaps his non-invitation has nothing to do with his politcal affiliation. Maybe he chews with his mouth open...
16:58 October 27, 2010 by beefinswede
"Swedish far right not welcome at Nobel dinner"

Good. These neo nazis are welcome nowhere in civilised society.
17:24 October 27, 2010 by Rick Methven
The Swedish Nobel committee does NOT have anything to do with the Nobel Peace prize, that is the Norwegians. The Swedish committee does the other prizes.
17:41 October 27, 2010 by maxbrando
Wow. Freedom of speech is ok as long as you believe what the left wants. Sounds like russia and the East from the old days. Or Nazi Germany. This is what it sounds like.
17:47 October 27, 2010 by kamikaze101
I will vote for the SD next time, even if I have to swim accross the Ccean to do it!!!
17:54 October 27, 2010 by Iraniboy
They probably don't want to see another walkout if ANYONE at ANYTIME talk about racist !!


Freedom of speech can include racist and Xenophobia but then it lead to what happend in 1950s.


Democracy doesn't mean that 5% rule 95% it is actually the other way around!!


In general I agree that ignoring SD vote will make things worse. But solving this problem is not achieved by inviting them with their racist and Xenophobic values. It is achieved by altering immigration policies and increasing employment and education especially for SD voters who according the polls lack it!
17:57 October 27, 2010 by Elias06
let him assist to this fu...king dinner before his fans start shooting people in all sweden
17:59 October 27, 2010 by kamikaze101
The problem with Sweden is that they don't have any of nationalistic pride anymore. The Swedes have replaced the nationalism with multiculturalism and now look at what it has turned out. What ever happened to your Viking spirits?

I will vote for the SD next time, even if I have to swim accross the Ocean to do it!!!
18:01 October 27, 2010 by locaxy
Nationalists are not welcome to a dinner held by humanists in honor of scientists. What's hard to understand here? Frankly, it would be outrageous if the leader of a populist and national-socialist party is not shunned by the elite.
18:14 October 27, 2010 by calebian22

Precisely. Until Arafat's prize is withdrawn, the "peace" prize is meaningless. Jimmie is better off staying home and watching Idol.
18:16 October 27, 2010 by kamikaze101
Understood understood, but remember this...what goes around comes around, don't forget that! Try to stop the tidal wave of the right wingers in the years to come, ok?
18:17 October 27, 2010 by andthenme
well done Sohlman and the others who made this decision. This sick kid who hasnt seen the world must go to hell not to Nobel prize ceremony. This ceremony is symbol of peace, unity and appreciation of hard work no matter what the nationaly and race is, but SD is the symbol of conflicts and hate. Theyd better found a prize for a new hitler every year. although he even looks far softer than hitler :D
18:24 October 27, 2010 by Nilspet
I think Jimmie Åkersson should actually be invited to the Nobel Banquet but to the table where he is surrounded by ambassadors/delegates of Arab or African countries. He would then be able to learn about other cultures more properly. This guy "Mr. Jimmie Åkersson" has not been properly educated .. this banquet would be a good starting point for him?
18:26 October 27, 2010 by Kowabunga
Barack Obama got a Nobel Peace prize? What war did he end? That only proves what a joke the whole organization has become. They threw any credibility out the window with that one.

I wouldn't be too sad if I were Jimmy.
18:26 October 27, 2010 by kamikaze101
But then I would ask those people to take a shower first!
18:30 October 27, 2010 by theibmsstate2000
gr8 its good that SD is invited for the dinner lol hahahahah.the real swedes are not racist,only in solveberg and blekinge are not real swedes
18:34 October 27, 2010 by kamikaze101
Learn what? how to stay alive by not taking a shower?
18:46 October 27, 2010 by pantheratigris

Do you really believe yourself the bullshit you write about. Since when Arafat can be a symbol for peace and unity ??? It results to me that even Nobel himself can't be considered too much of a contributor when it comes to peace. The next thing is nominating Osama as a candidate... Or wait maybe they did but they accidentally gave it to Obama! roflmao
18:56 October 27, 2010 by miss79
i can sense the rise up of scandinavian nazis oneday..
19:06 October 27, 2010 by DanishAmerican
So much for the lip service granted to freedom of speech. The voice of exclusion and political correctness however is loud and clear.
19:52 October 27, 2010 by unseen

whats wrong with you mate???

you vote for SD next time, good for you, su...ck on.

i am an immigrant & i live in Sweden, you & ur fellas don't bother me at all, in fact, you guys are useful in the way that Sweden is more alerted to what immigrants been through in nowadays Sweden.

next time when you go to vote fo SD's you don't have to swim across the Ocean. just let me know & i'll drive you there.

meanwhile, let adults enjoy a free democratic discussion.
19:55 October 27, 2010 by Octover
The funny thing is how ignorant a lot of you all are. The Norwegians do their own thing for the peace prize in Oslo. Also freedom of speech doesn't mean that private groups have to listen to you, this isn't the government, it's the Nobel Prize Committee. Jimmie is still allowed to rant about the immigrants, Sami (who were here first) and Jews.
19:59 October 27, 2010 by andthenme

every one knows Nobel peace prize is more political and/or encouraging , yet another ignorance from yourside, AND the thing is that you are the last one to talk about peace. your leader even looks like he hasnt lived anywhere except sweden all his life. he is even too soft to survive in a non-welfare country, i know the feeling you had when people with dark hair won nobel prizes, the same feeling that hitler had when jesse owens beat the superior blondes. im italian, and recommend you get out of your forest and experience the world.
20:09 October 27, 2010 by Rebel
A bunch of upper class twits get together for a dinner and Swedes watch it in reverence like THEY are in some way connected to these people. Dream on...
21:04 October 27, 2010 by boby
They are afraid.... all the left-fachist establishment, that ruled Sweden for the last 100 years, all these little communist dictators are afraid...so afraid. But it is only a matter of time, no matter how much lies you post in your media, and no matter how hard you try to boycot, the voice of the truth, the voice of the people will come out, will be heard, and you will dissapear like all the islamofachist tyrants
21:17 October 27, 2010 by tuerd1982
I agree with Nilspet about Jimmie's education. Seems like he graduated school improperly.

I would like to make one thing clear: the Nobel peace prize is a joke, it is not given by Sweden and it has no direct relation with science. Hope people should not count it together with science related other Nobel prize even it is titled with "Nobel prize".
21:23 October 27, 2010 by unseen

what you're saying is hilarious..........

so, 95% of the nation are fascist....AND you 5% are the voice of reason so others must listen to you!!!!!

well, i've got to admitted it, even the devil goes "DUDE" if listens to you.....

back to your illness which is thinking that Islam is dangerous and!!!!

have you ever read history? did you bother yourself and tried even for one time to analyze Islamic radical groups? who created them? who supported them? and why they operated on certain places and certain times? obviously not, however, you still can DO SOME EFFORT and work your lazy ass and just watch TV. Ooooooh sorry mate, you don't trust TV...then just keep assuming that all mankind are just fascists and you (the good guys) will work the magic and do the change....

as the great Emmanem says "i am not afraid"
21:23 October 27, 2010 by jazzIIIlove
hope in the next elections, SS will have .000000000001 % as share...
21:30 October 27, 2010 by ajs42548
The SD has 2 Jewish members among it's top ranks and is a supporter of Israel. Show me the anti-semetic part.

Also how many of you anti SD people would walk alone at night wearing a cross or Star of David through Malmo? Ok, I've made my point.
21:42 October 27, 2010 by pantheratigris
@andthenme Mwahahahahah! This made my day really, never read sth this funny in a while. Dude you have no idea where I come from and nothing do you know about my experience with the world which I bet is a lot bigger than yours. I could reply to you in your own language but for the sake of enlightening other people I am doing it in English. I doubt you'd be able to do that in my language though.

Anyway, I have to express you my compliments you are able to write in a fairly decent level of English, that's sth Italians are not very good at to be honest with you. I simply hope you don't think that you hold the keys to the universe just because of that.

Did I ever mention Jimmy in the comment? Uhm, it doesn't result to me that I did. I was just saying that the Nobel Prize for peace has long been discredited and nobody gives a damn about it. But still now that I'm thinking since you are talking about peace and unity isn't it ironic to exclude sb who represents the opinion of 360,000 voters? lol Your very own reasoning is a big fallacy, I feel bad for some people influenced by the extreme left propaganda. Why does he have to survive outside a non-welfare country firstplace??? I just hope you are not in Sweden exactly for the very same reason! lol
21:50 October 27, 2010 by boby
@ unseen

SD policies regaring immigration is much more the 5%. But you never hear anything about it becuase the media is controlled by islamoleft fachists. That is why criminals in Sweden has no names, that is why SD is far-right-anti-immigration but the left party is just the left party (instead of islamo-fachist-ex-soviet-spies party).

That is why everybody should contribute to the victims of the fluds in Pakistan, but nobody can openly ask how come they need our money if they have bilions to invest in a neuclear weapon program.

That is why there has been a huge effort in the media to deligitimise SD and their leaders.

To me its a sign of fear. If there was not fear, the islamofachists will not avoid debating the questions that SD raise, in public. Instead they revert to 'dirty' politics.
22:14 October 27, 2010 by cowboykodp

I can understand why you as a Jew show some resentment to Islam. But do you actually think that these people will stop at Muslims, given a chance.

Many of these far right parties say they are pro-Israel, just to get a rise out of Muslims. It is so strange to me that you don't see this.

I feel sometimes that the Jews are being used as pawns again.

Could it be, maybe that some of these Jews like Ekroth (through his mother) and Wilders (through his grand mother) , believe they are helping Israel? While in fact they are hurting Israel and every Jew in the world.

Just ask J STREET in the US!!!

22:28 October 27, 2010 by Hagrid
So a leader of a democratically-elected party in the host country is not even invited as a guest, while terror symoathizers such as Yasser Arafat, Desmond Tutu and Mairead Maguire are routinely picked to be the stars of the show. The Nobel Foundation has clearly lost it.
22:44 October 27, 2010 by Emmaboda
Who cares, the Nobel committees in Norway and Sweden aren't what they used to be, no wonder the world lost interest in the Nobel Prizes of later years. Last years Peace Prize was a joke, felt sorry for Barrack, even that I didn't vote for him.
22:55 October 27, 2010 by Petzlx
Who is invited?
22:56 October 27, 2010 by andthenme
@ pantheratigris

so you know english is not our my mother tongue and we just use it to communicate with others. talking about english language ability to a non-native english doesnt make sense really, especially here.

apparently your origin and your experiences dont work for you when youre ignorant (maybe even violent) enough to back these sick people. people who say kill immigrants and send them back home, theyre just pure sickos, let alone being civic and being worthy enough to be in a modern and civilized ceremony. you must be ashamed of yourself if you understand what i mean.

and then every one knows nobel peace prize is in norway not in sweden and mostly it has been political, we are talking about sweden and sd in here, or am i missing something?

im not living in sweden fortunately and i dont like communist government who check every thing to control people, i dont need to beg every month for social money but im just telling your new leader ( hitler was manly at least) looks like he has no experience about life among other cultures and yet he gives himself every right to criticize others. his skin looks as soft as a baby, and to me this young sick can only represent danger for all of us. we dont want another 50 million deaths in out countries.

majority of the swedes dont want them or at least dont agree with them, and they simply dont want to invite them in their symbolic ceremony, is that difficult to understand for you?

and what these all have to do with arafat?!

and if it was up to me, i would send this guy to concentration camp before he sends millions there.
22:57 October 27, 2010 by boby
@ Hagrid

As always spot on. It's not only the Nobel foundation, wherever you have lefties, you have 'dirty politics', boycotting, censorship and oppression.

@ cowboykodp

After the election, there was a demonstration in Malmo, and there was one girl holding a big sign, that read 'We are ashamed' (of the election of SD).

I felt so hurt when I saw that picture.

When the Jews in Malmo have to barricade themselves up in the synagogue, when many are forced to leave the city, and when the local Rabbi is bullied on a regular basis when he walks in the street, nobody in Sweden was 'ashamed'.

Its only SD that is doing something for the Jews and offers them support. The terrorists that attacked the Davis games where from the left, not from SD. Their leader, Mr Ohly, prefers Iran over Israel.

So I am sure there is no question of Jews being used. In today's Sweden, its only SD and the likes that offer some support and protection for the Jews. The left is after the destruction of the Jews and Israel. The islamoleft fachists are the true followers of the Nazis.
23:14 October 27, 2010 by amelie_l
Pathetic, Sweden will sink of its own stupidity and hypocrisy, exactly like France. Come to Paris, all of you tyranic and narrow minded defenders of the right thought, you will "gilla olika"
23:21 October 27, 2010 by Octover
I read the party literature on SD's site, and that's what makes me believe that the Sami and Jews don't fit into their mold for Sweden. Even if there are two Jews in SD leadership I wouldn't be surprised. First they may think the enemy of my enemy is my friend, i.e. more concerned about the Muslims, and then we saw how many 'SD' elected officials turned out to not have anything to do with SD, or when they read the party literature realized it wasn't the party for them and left it.

Again it's funny to see all the talk about the peace prize, that's handled next door, the banquet, selection and ceremony doesn't have anything to do with Sweden.
23:21 October 27, 2010 by boby
@ amelie_l

France is trying to save some of its glorious times. That what happens when Paris was turned from a pearl to a copy of Kabul.
23:45 October 27, 2010 by pantheratigris

Yes, you are definitively missing sth and that's a brain. FYI, Italy is one country that sinks immigrant boats at the sea.
00:10 October 28, 2010 by Cornelius Hamelberg


what the hell

it's like the

sky fell.

In the photograph above

Young Åkesson looks resigned

less enraged

pucking out his lips and more


appointed by the popular Fredrik Reinfeldt Cabinet.

They can watch it all on TV:

The dignity and ceremonial pomp of the Nobel Dinner

with the entry of His Majesty and Our Queen

followed by the distinguished ladies and gentlemen guests, all of them

heralded by the ceremonial blast of royal trumpets,

in honour of the Nobel Prize Winners,

all of them ( the Nobel Prize Winners too) assembled after they have put on what they decide clothes to wear for the occasion (especially the ladies) and soon enough they will have all taken their places at the dinner table without the SD leadership enjoying the parliamentary privilege of mingling with every Tom, Dick, Harry and Mary of the Nobel Committee

or downing and drowning some glasses of privilege (wine ) with th is years's Nobel Laureates nearly all of whom are foreigners (and potential immigrants) from a purely altruistic Sverige Demokrater point of view.

The government in charge of defining and deciding about who is welcome and who is not welcome to the dinner, could not have been made in a more pointed way than this, o ye who think, when you talk about foreigners, invandare and other non- Swedes who hail from outside of sovereign Sweden –

and in Lawful Sweden,

it is the government and the law,

and in this case,

some would say, good taste

which decides.

But are not all men ( especially in the Swedish Parliament) created equal and equally entitled, as representatives of the people who elected them, to also be equally eligible to participate in Dynamite Nobel's global celebration,

participate and partake of the victuals at the Noble Noble Dinner –

or is it a matter of “ many are called but few chosen” only?

I don't think it's fair, even if it's meant to be that on this we may all ponder and perchance, learn a lesson or two.

Åkesson is busy, being polite & well dressed

uttering a judgement so well expressed as “controversial" instead of taking the bull by the balls,

come out right and shout, it's unjust.!

He is party leader after all, not an outlaw, certainly not at the oncoming party leader debate…

You're simply not going to believe this:

00:19 October 28, 2010 by ppaf
Honestly... so much racism and fear mongering... Why?

All of you who are afraid of other cultures, vote SD, develop all types of reasoning to justify your thoughts and actions, ask yourselves just this one question: "What am I getting from all this?"

Don't let yourselves be consumed by that fear and hatred. It is hurting everyone, you included. What kind of message are you leaving future generations? (Which is what all these debates are about in the end)

You have two choices:

- Prolong hatred, racism, fear in the world. Feed it and teach your kids to feed it as well for centuries to come.


- Take the steps you can towards a better world... teach your kids to love one another without judging and discriminating all the time. Face the challenges of your time with the humility that should be natural to all humans.

What is it going to be? If your relationship with others is based on mistrust and fear that does not mean your kids have to nurture the same negative energy all their lives.

Being left or right is a matter of opinion. There are good thinkers on both sides. Economically the debate is interesting. Nationalism however, is unjustifiable, 0% of anyone writing in this forum has any right to be Swedish nationalist, because you have, altogether, contributed nothing to make Sweden the country it is today, you were randomly born in this country.
00:20 October 28, 2010 by maxbrando
Suppression of ideas and beliefs travels to an ever darker road. Sweden is moving to Fascism.
00:54 October 28, 2010 by nic_tester
It is good that the members of the ancien regime have such an ample supply of rope with which to hang themselves.
01:32 October 28, 2010 by threadbare
Having attended a Nobel Dinner some years ago and being thoroughly acquainted with Alfred Nobel's will and the various ramifications thereof, not entirely to my particular liking, I can only offer my entire backing to the decision taken by Michael Solhman and the Foundation in this instance. This occasion is not a Hollywood award ceremony but an acknowledgment of the achievements of a select few of whom humanity should be proud.
01:38 October 28, 2010 by Biorealist
How pathetic, this is simply a political decision by Michael Sohlman who can't accept that people may like Sweden the way it is.
03:20 October 28, 2010 by Jarvilainennen
Will the "svartskalledemokratenas" party leader be invited to feast on this banquet four years from now...?

This is soooo alien, I don´t know witch way to sit on my stool now. I´ve tried standing on my head too, but no.

The big picture is so blurry at this moment, one must be ready for anything.
04:24 October 28, 2010 by jmchri74
I dont agree with this guy but You know what you are doing?You are making him stronger and gaining him more members in Sweden.
05:12 October 28, 2010 by engagebrain
It is a party celebrating science, why are any politicians invited ?
05:32 October 28, 2010 by anticommie
They gave the racist barrak HUSSIEN Odumbo a bolo prize though. Lets face it this organization (nobel comity) is nothing more than a bunt of hate pushing socialist anyway. The left survives on hate, victimization, race bating and failed ideas.
06:11 October 28, 2010 by ericrufinosiah
It is a well known that when Jimme Akesson and Sweden Democrat had brought

truth to the thousands of voters and won a good following and had their presence

felt in the Riksdag,there were uneasiness among some Politicians as well as seat warming MPs.There is a campaign now to discredit the truths of Jimme Akesson and Sweden Democrat in every available ways not to mention the Nobel Prize

Committee.To the native Swedish voters who didn't support Jimme Akesson and

Sweden democrat blindly,time would tell that the future prosperity and good open

Government lies with Jimme Akesson and the Sweden Democrat.
06:53 October 28, 2010 by amelie_l
videos of the so called "youth" by french media during the strikes in France:

08:45 October 28, 2010 by izbz

Strange if the Nobel that you mentioned that Hitler was norminated for Nobel before.....Are u sure they dominated a murderer like him???? what about Pol Pot and Idi Amin???? Maybe should norminate them too!

Åkesson should be grateful that he was not invited. It will be the biggest laughing stock, he might even dress up in Swedish national dress and make a fool out of himself. At least he can sit at home and watch on TV live. Give him time to think what is wrong with him???? Maybe He can stay home eating Chinese or Indian dinner takeaways instead .
09:21 October 28, 2010 by andthenme
@ pantheratigris

you really should start from kindergarden. your intelligence is even less than our ancestors in africa. italy is sinking immigrants boats in the sea? and youre telling me im missing the brain? hah , im happy that me without a brain still have better intelligence than you.

you are defending a political party that is based on inequality and you want every one else treat them equally.

sd is based on discrimination and yet they dont want to be discriminated? youre one enigma, start from kindergarden before its too later, use that thing youre carrying on your shoulders or people like me with no brain cant stop laughing at you.
09:24 October 28, 2010 by unseen
@ Carnitas,

it just that you bla bla blaed so much!!! prove what you claim, otherwise keep it shut.

you think that claiming whatever fits your radical thoughts will be well spread out by just lying, lying, lying and lying until people believe in your agenda!!

people smarter than you though...

why should we believe what your claims while you and your fellas shoot at people???
09:55 October 28, 2010 by Carnitas

Go onto the BRÅ website and see it for yourself. Do some research. Ask yourself the question: Why is the SD rising so rapidly? By the way, BRÅ is a government organization who reports rape, violent crime and other statistics. Everyone knows that what I have said is fact. Either show me some statistics showing otherwise or accept the truth and help change what has gone wrong with this one particular group. Thanks.
10:59 October 28, 2010 by Ansgard
The Nobel committee has ruined the reputation of Alfred Nobel. I am not only speaking about this Åkesson accident, which of course is quite embarrassing, but about recent leaurate sand of course the somewhat ethnocentric Jewish zionist members such as Storch who has gone against the Nobel's will by handing over prizes to his chosen countrymen - who never deserved it. The Nobel foundation is a joke.
11:40 October 28, 2010 by cowboykodp
CARNITAS sounds exactly like the non hispanic people in the US.

They also blame all his fellow MEXICANS for everything.

Maybe that is why he moved to Sweden.
11:45 October 28, 2010 by Hagrid

"who has gone against the Nobel's will by handing over prizes to his chosen countrymen - who never deserved it."

Could you please clarify what in heaven's name are you talking about?

I doubt you'd find anyone less deserving than the list I gave here earlier.
11:52 October 28, 2010 by grantike

your comment is the worst i have ever seen .those that live in glass house do not throw stones .

also do not throw stones in the market place because it might hurt one of your own.i wonder what you have contributed to this world you have been in, to be able to call others names.this is so ridiculous
12:37 October 28, 2010 by Eastman
Mona, Ohly and their liberal henchmen must remember this..."keep your friends close, but your enemies closer"! Ignore your enemies can only mean one thing...they will grow biger. Social Dems will get lucky if they got 25% of the votes next time around, if Mona Lisa still incharge! As long as the refugees are still line up to enter Sweden, as long as the social mess that still inflicting on Swedish society by some immigrants, the SD will have a role to play, the sooner the ruling elites accepted the relevancy of the SD the better for everyboby! I suggest the liberals to read "the art of war" by Sun Tzu, because they don't know what kind of the formidable enemies they are facing here. Individual members of the SD may be a joke for you, but I would watch out for them as a party if I were you, these people can make or break Sweden if they wanted it to! You will see the points that I tried to make in the next election!!!
15:59 October 28, 2010 by Traveler2010
Why can't the Sweden Democrats come to the Nobel dinner? They are wrong to prevent them from attending. If every other member of the Riksdag is invited, you can't arbitrarily exclude the Sweden Democrats just because you're a P.C. twit.
18:49 October 28, 2010 by izbz

Asking this dumb question is just like asking why Pol Pot was not nominated in the Nobel. After all he created a lot of jobs opportunities in the Golden Triangle growing opium (for the farmers and his private army) Why George Bush was not nominated???? I WONDER Well! I bet SD will be having their own private dinner with immigrants chef cooking Asian and Middle East crusines for them. Maybe They'll invite you too
19:21 October 28, 2010 by Truth-Teller
A little hard to believe that there are so many people that think that telling the truth is akin to racism and hatred, but here are the facts:

From 1980 - 2008 rapes in Sweden have gone up 446%

From 1980 - 2008 assaults in Sweden have gone up 207%

The rates of both of these is now higher than in the United States.

The correlation has been directly proportional to the rise in immigrants into society. Even more disturbingly, the rise in assaults seems to coincide directly to the bringing in of Iraqi refugees following that war.

In Sweden you are considered racist by the mainstream if you have a Swedish Flag outside your house. At a recent rally in the center of Stockholm there were scores of flags of other nations. I did not see any Swedish Flags being flown.

People can pretend like these correlations do no exist, but they do. The country is right now at a tipping point, either something is going to be done about these issues, or they will be continued to be ignored by the mainstream politicians and media. If the latter happens, expect the "far right" to gain huge amounts of ground in a very short amount of time, and things to change very rapidly.

Sweden is a proud country, with strong ideals. The politicians and the media have a golden opportunity, they can talk about what is really going on and attempt to do something about this issue. People must have the courage to speak up and say what is really happening.
20:38 October 28, 2010 by cowboykodp

Read them and weep. Also, rape is more reported now. Whereas 20 years ago, it was taboo to report rape. Keep up the FEAR MONGERING.

Rapes (per capita) (most recent) by country

# 1 South Africa: 1.19538 per 1,000 people

# 2 Seychelles: 0.788294 per 1,000 people

# 3 Australia: 0.777999 per 1,000 people

# 4 Montserrat: 0.749384 per 1,000 people

# 5 Canada: 0.733089 per 1,000 people

# 6 Jamaica: 0.476608 per 1,000 people

# 7 Zimbabwe: 0.457775 per 1,000 people

# 8 Dominica: 0.34768 per 1,000 people

# 9 United States: 0.301318 per 1,000 people

# 10 Iceland: 0.246009 per 1,000 people

# 11 Papua New Guinea: 0.233544 per 1,000 people

# 12 New Zealand: 0.213383 per 1,000 people

# 13 United Kingdom: 0.142172 per 1,000 people

# 14 Spain: 0.140403 per 1,000 people

# 15 France: 0.139442 per 1,000 people

# 16 Korea, South: 0.12621 per 1,000 people

# 17 Mexico: 0.122981 per 1,000 people

# 18 Norway: 0.120836 per 1,000 people

# 19 Costa Rica: 0.118277 per 1,000 people

# 20 Venezuela: 0.115507 per 1,000 people

# 21 Finland: 0.110856 per 1,000 people

# 22 Netherlands: 0.100445 per 1,000 people

# 23 Denmark: 0.0914948 per 1,000 people

# 24 Germany: 0.0909731 per 1,000 people

# 25 Bulgaria: 0.0795973 per 1,000 people

# 26 Chile: 0.0782179 per 1,000 people

# 27 Thailand: 0.0626305 per 1,000 people

# 28 Kyrgyzstan: 0.0623785 per 1,000 people

# 29 Poland: 0.062218 per 1,000 people

# 30 Sri Lanka: 0.0599053 per 1,000 people

# 31 Hungary: 0.0588588 per 1,000 people

# 32 Estonia: 0.0547637 per 1,000 people

# 33 Ireland: 0.0542829 per 1,000 people

# 34 Switzerland: 0.0539458 per 1,000 people

# 35 Belarus: 0.0514563 per 1,000 people

# 36 Uruguay: 0.0512295 per 1,000 people

# 37 Lithuania: 0.0508757 per 1,000 people

# 38 Malaysia: 0.0505156 per 1,000 people

# 39 Romania: 0.0497089 per 1,000 people

# 40 Czech Republic: 0.0488234 per 1,000 people

# 41 Russia: 0.0486543 per 1,000 people

# 42 Latvia: 0.0454148 per 1,000 people

# 43 Moldova: 0.0448934 per 1,000 people

# 44 Colombia: 0.0433254 per 1,000 people

# 45 Slovenia: 0.0427648 per 1,000 people

# 46 Italy: 0.0402045 per 1,000 people

# 47 Portugal: 0.0364376 per 1,000 people

# 48 Tunisia: 0.0331514 per 1,000 people

# 49 Zambia: 0.0266383 per 1,000 people

# 50 Ukraine: 0.0244909 per 1,000 people
21:35 October 28, 2010 by aonri o b

"The SD has 2 Jewish members among it's top ranks and is a supporter of Israel. Show me the anti-semetic part."

"The anti-semitic part" is well documented in all far right european political parties histories of the last, and present century,of witch this party is one.Shame shame on those 2 Jewish members who are degrading the memory of the suffering of their ancestors in Europe ( hello ajs42548 do you remember the Holacaust )To have scumbags like these support the State of Isreal, says a lot about the "state of Isreal"
23:42 October 28, 2010 by boby
LOL @ aonri o b

You need some history lessons. The Islamoleft fachists, are responsible for many more killings then the Nazis. Soviet union , N Korea, Vietnam, Cambodia, China, Cuba and many more are all marxist left regims that have oppressed and killed hundrads of milions, and still do.
00:59 October 29, 2010 by anticommie

Funny sweden which rates in at .465 per 1000 wasnt even on your list. that would put sweden at #7 in rape. Wow that sucks.
06:42 October 29, 2010 by GefleFrequentFlyer
Don't worry Jimmie. The rest of the civilized world knows that the Nobel Foundation is irrelevant, and has been for a very long time.

The more and more the "elite" swedes exclude the SDs, the more powerful you become.
08:31 October 29, 2010 by Jarvilainennen
Well. I suppose the Swedish mindset is far from ready for thoughts and critisism on other cultures. I mean, go ahead, just say it: We Finns are mute gnomes livin in cages and our president looks like a troll figure ripped out of elfquest-books.

By the way, she´s a left-wing multiculturalist yahoo as well. Her time is over.

It was nice while it lasted. Now we are actually IN the multiculture and now is the time to start critisising its effects.

Did anyone actually think that you can just keep on bringing people up north, singing "we are the world" forever?

Sure, there´s racism, just don´t mix it with a healthy will to put on some brakes on this.
12:21 October 29, 2010 by Cornelius Hamelberg
These few items should contribute to a reality check:

With this kind of precedent being set by those who decide which party leaders are welcome or not welcome to the Nobel Party, should certain foreign countries (Asian, South American, African and Muslim) then refuse to grant visas to members of the Sweden Democrats, how would Carl Bildt respond to that?


One of many slogans in the 60s: Don't worry, have no fear, Black Power is not going to get your mama....

Some call it progress:


Overheard, yesterday: “ What's happening? You have a black mayor somewhere in Russia, a Ghanaian as mayor in Slovakia, a Black African occupying the White House, as president of the most powerful United States of America. And if we're not careful we'll soon have a darkie taking over in Brazil and China. What's happening is that the immigrants are taking over the planet, that's what's happening”

This was released in 1990:


In Sweden, it's now fear of the Sverige Demokrater....

In reality the coming of Mahdi , Messiah or Maitreya in Eurabia,

is when the beast's greatest fear becomes his worst nightmare:


Nota Bene: The name Mohammed ( which means ” the praised one”) is now statistically the most popular baby boy's name in the whole of the United Kingdom, otherwise known as Great Britain.

Not only that, Prince Charles' title has been changed from ” Defender of The Faith” to ”Defender of Faith”

In my opinion the Nobel Dinner Part could be a good environment in which Jimmie Åkesson could be in good company and be influenced. The decision to banish him, could be reconsidered.
13:56 October 29, 2010 by The.Local.Troll
@Cornelius Hamelberg

Walls of meandering waffling nonsensical text make baby Jesus cry...
13:59 October 29, 2010 by Cornelius Hamelberg
Nameless idiot,

WHo cares about what you think about anything, anyway?

I thought that Jesus had grown up and is looking down at you , from the sky.

First of all let me make this quite clear: I do not see Jimmie Åkesson as a “racist”

I do not have to think like you either, in order to have an “ intelligent” conversation. I'm not an elitist but I am secure and very sure of myself, especially when I know what I'm talking about.

I am also quite capable of changing gears to some other level, if that's called for.


For arguments sake let's take a crude example, that of V.S. Naipaul who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2001 and was one of the guests of honour at the Nobel Dinner, that year.

Naipaul is widely reviled in much of Africa – because of his attitude to Africa and Africans. He has been variously accused of being a racist and if you are in doubt you can read him or follow some of the reflections of African academics and literary critics, in the several threads in which he is the subject of some judgemental discussions, here:


and here


My dear countrymen and countrywomen, do not despair.

14:51 October 29, 2010 by Traveler2010
@ izbz It's not a "dunb question." It's apt. If every other member of the Riksdag is invited to the Nobel event, then it is arbitrary and capricious to not invite members of the Sweden Democrats who are also in the Riksdag. You can't make up the rules as you go along, that's crazy.
20:56 October 29, 2010 by Rebel
Everyone just needs to boycott the event -- and since the vast majority of Swedes are not considered good enough to be at the dinner that means not watching the elite eat their meal on TV.
21:19 October 29, 2010 by Goodwill81
Hypocracy at its best. Nothing new from the clowns at the Nobel committee.

@ Amelie_I #68

well posted my friend, a picture speaks for thousand words and these show agressive muslim youth making hell on earth in Paris. A disaster.

p.s. rapes and crime in Sweden have risen dramatically. I think we all know why.
21:47 October 29, 2010 by cowboykodp
I was wondering what happened to my buddy GOO.

SSDD = Same shite, different day... ???

09:24 October 30, 2010 by Jarvilainennen

Just as I´m expected to prove the circumcision´s downsides, becoming an esyclopedia of negative wiews on this, therefore having the burden of proof on MY shoulders, not yours, when you -figuratively speaking- talk FOR circumcision--->

Can you please take the burden of proving to me this Åkersson is surely a racist?

I´m an open page, write on me.
14:51 October 30, 2010 by giltedged
Comment: When I saw a large number of videos on YouTube lamenting how Sweden has now descended to become a virtual Third World country I didn't believe it, till I saw the faces of the people embarking on a flight to Sweden. from Heathrow. Nail-biting stuff. Now I understand that in Sweden you cannot report that Muslim immigrant gangs have raped Swedish girls though speaking to individual Swedes you soon get the picture. And of course you cannot say anything about Muslim terrorists though every terroristic act is accompanied by the words, statement or video "Allah Akbar" The Nobel chiefs, strong advocates of seventies fashions "positive discrimination" and "intellectuall censorship" are now looking more idiotic especially after the embarassing Obama episode. The even more embarassing thing is that Europe has pronounced multy-kulty dead and that the lefty Islamo fascists have got the look of smelly old farts about them. It lingers on the borders of Europe like Britain and Sweden probably because that area is more exposed to American sub-cultures. I am not surprised that the Sweden Democrats are not mere;ly the newest party but have the youngest supporters. They have a hard tash with the Establishment money, media, judiciary, chattering classes, antiSemitics etc against them. But I won't be surprised if they double or treble the number of seats at the next election. It is so difficult to buck a deep underlying trend.
22:16 November 1, 2010 by Petzlx
Geert Wilders and the Chinese Nobel Prize winner Liu Xiaobo have in common. Both threaten the political and ideological status quo of their countries; both have been legally prosecuted by their nation states for their public pronouncements; both speak in the name of democracy; both have received significant ideological and economic support from abroad; both have had their personal lives severely disrupted as a result of their public statements; and both are seen widely as martyrs for free speech. These similarities mark them out as men who at this moment have caught the pulse of the planetary transformations taking place in the practice of liberal democracy as a form of politics, social mobilisation and ambition.
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