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Top Sweden Democrat faces sack after criticism

TT/The Local/pvs · 19 Apr 2011, 08:22

Published: 19 Apr 2011 08:22 GMT+02:00

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Allan Jönsson from Bjuv in southern Sweden stands to be kicked out of the party, according to a report in Helsingborgs Dagblad (HD).

Jönsson has previously criticised the party executive for being too dominant and for drawing excessive remuneration over and above their MP salaries. Furthermore Jönsson has argued that the party places too much focus on the immigration issue.

The party hierarchy has now tired of Jönsson's outspoken approach and the membership committee has commenced a process of expulsion, the newspaper reported.

The committee denies that the Sweden Democrats do not allow critical debate within their ranks, arguing instead that the criticism has to be conducted internally and that the media is not the forum to "smear fellow party members".

Bjuv in Skåne is one of 30 municipalities where the Sweden Democrats hold the balance of power. At the 2010 election the party won 19.6 percent of the votes and six seats, the highest showing for the party in a local election.

Allan Jönsson personally received the most electoral votes among the candidates on the party list.

Jönsson will be given a chance to respond to the expulsion process, which will be completed with a decision on his future in June.

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The popular local politician is however unrepentant and denied that his comments have damaged the party.

"No they have managed that better themselves," he told HD without naming the individuals to which he was referring.

TT/The Local/pvs (news@thelocal.se)

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Your comments about this article

09:50 April 19, 2011 by djmarko
someone finally getting a conscience!!!
10:10 April 19, 2011 by truthworthy
and now they are Sverige Dictators (SD). But anyway expulsion is better for that guy since he seems not to agree to their bigotry.
11:29 April 19, 2011 by stenhuggaren
So much for saying what people are thinking...
16:47 April 19, 2011 by Borilla
The Night of the Long Knives is here.
17:40 April 19, 2011 by calebian22
No matter. SD 2014!
17:46 April 19, 2011 by Mak81
well this sweden democrats reminds me of one of the so called sectarian party we have back home, offcourse their followers increased threefolds in no time because these parties play with peoples emotions and trick them in doing bad things and once they do it they are trapped thats what happened with this one and then they started the killing of innocent people from other sects and the things got worst, their leader once said that "sell your vcr's and buy AK47".

many innocent people have lost their lives since this party came into being and even now we are reaping the bad harvest. because hate incites violence and offcourse if you burn your own home why would other people come for your help, so people please open your eyes and stop supporting these snakes as they have a tendency of eating their own eggs also, i know that some of the foreigners are bad too but with hate things will get worst because its easy to start a fight but it takes a big heart to forgive someone.
21:01 April 19, 2011 by calebian22

Pathetic attempt! SD cannot be linked in anyway to Sunni/Shia sectarian violence. The day that the Sweden Democrats start killing Social Democrats, you can make that parallel. Until then, keep your religious violence comparisons in the Middle East.
23:20 April 19, 2011 by Njal

Nice try Mak! but you'll have to do better than that!

The 'bleeding-heart' foreigner trilling, 'let's all be friends in your lands while we live amongst you too for free, burning your property, rape your daughters', is getting a bit old.

Also we do not fear the SD, they do not threaten us in the least.

Sweden will not become 'goose-stepping nazis' just because one of the main platforms of that party in controlled immigration ( a sovereign nation with a sensible immigration system not run from poxy Brussels go figure?). What is feared is that Sweden will disappear from being swamped from legions of people who drag the country down, and inevitably change the face of the country culturally (not a good thing if this is not what is wanted by any native peoples).

What is it you fear? Being sent back to your homeland? That's not our affair, it's yours, what is our affair is the well-being of Sweden, not about whether or not you feel comfortable being here.

Anyone who writes in and says Swedes are rascist or intolerant, are simply foreigners who are disappointed to learn that perhaps they're not as welcome as they like to believe (or as welcome as people like Sahlin have been able to fool them into believing), are not paying attention whenever cars are being burned, Swedish girls are being raped or bombs are being exploded in downtown Stockholm.
01:01 April 20, 2011 by Mak81
@Njal and Calebian

i give a s...t do whatever you like its your country but since being an international student here im just trying to give a piece of advice but like you said you like to live like this, its your choice if hate and racism is what makes you happy go with it, and about being sent back im not your assylum b...t, i pay taxes here so the lazy swedes can keep their a...s on their chairs and just complain about foreigners and do nothing.

i can just laugh hehhehehehhehehe...
06:12 April 20, 2011 by calebian22

Your "advice" is worthless, because sectarian violence doesn't exist in Sweden. With the help of the Sweden Democrats it will continue to not exist.

By the way, as a student, you don't pay taxes like a Swede. Tourists buy things and pay VAT just like you but they don't "pay taxes in Sweden." That is again a bs comment from someone who doesn't even remotely understand Sweden or the problems it faces from foreigners who don't wish to integrate.
07:05 April 20, 2011 by ericrufinosiah
Yes,Allan Jonsson should first be given a warning to tow Party Line and don't go to

Press about Internal Party Matters which should be discussed with the 4 walls of

the Party Headquaters or'.

About immigration Policy which he critised,he should be aware that the Swedish

natives looked upon Sweden democrat to stop the free flowing of immigrants into

Sweden .

Whatever,it is the Swedish natives are now wiser to choose which party actually

placed their heart and soul to contained those immigrants who came for economic

asylum and when granted started slowly and dsicreetly to imposed their cultures

and primitive life style on the Swedish.
07:10 April 20, 2011 by CokoSwede
You are a racist. Just admit it. You have a point, but your racism doesn't do you any justice. Unless you can prove they are more primitive?

We all know Christians like you are spread The Word amongst Europe to stop immigrants and it's both shabby and detestable.

PS. God doesn't exist.
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