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'Reinfeldt unclear on terror': Ohly

TT/The Local/cg · 14 Aug 2011, 09:46

Published: 14 Aug 2011 09:46 GMT+02:00

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Ohly claimed that Reinfeldt, after the Norway terror attacks, has avoided mentioning that racism was the breeding ground for the deeds.

"This hatred has a political base. This hatred isn't blind," said the Left Party leader on Saturday, in his traditional summer speech held in Gnesta, outside Stockholm.

Lars Ohly feels that too much focus is put on Islamic terror.

"If we're to discover the threat, we have to talk about what this is really about, and Reinfeldt isn't doing that today," said Ohly.

The summer speech in Gnesta was Ohly's last as party head. Earlier in the week, he announced that he will not be candidating for re-election, at the Left Party's congress in January next year.

In his speech, he also attacked the pension system's design, and stated that he sees a possibility for change there, since the Social democratic leader Håkan Juholt opened for such a reform.

Ohly wants to get rid of pension brakes and the premium pensions, and raise the pension level.

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"We have to reform the pension system. It was wrong from the start, creating insecurity for the future for a large number of people," said the Left Party head in his speech, referring partly to pension levels being lowered this year, using the pension brake, because of the financial crisis of 2008.

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10:41 August 14, 2011 by J. L. Belmar
"Ohly claimed that Reinfeldt, after the Norway terror attacks, has avoided mentioning that racism was the breeding ground for the deeds."

Almost everybody agrees with Ohly, but Reinfeldt will keep on avoiding the issue simly because, well, simply because he is a plain RainField and not the leader Sweden should have. He just does not know how to grab the bull by the horns. That is way beyond his intellect.
11:35 August 14, 2011 by Uncle
"Almost everybody agrees with Ohly"

And this statement is based on what? An extensive statistical research? If I remember correctly, most of the killed were of the white-blue eyed-blond hair race. Or?

On the other hand when islamists kill white nuns in Africa and Asia because of a white priest in Texas who burned Koran or when Jews in Malmö are beaten down allegedly because of Jews in Israel, now THAT is racism, which Ohly avoids to mention.
11:45 August 14, 2011 by cogito
Why would anybody admit to agreeing with Ohly?

He's represented the Swedish communist party. Would anyone admit agreeing with a spokesman for a Nazi party?
12:03 August 14, 2011 by RobinHood
Breivik lived/lives in an imaginary world where he believes he is the leader of a massive white surpemecy movement, and he saw his victims as "orcs".

To connect his crimes to his political beliefs is pointless. The man is very very ill, and beyond logical anaysis by politicians unqualified in issues of deep insanity. Leave Breivik for the shrinks; no one else should try and look into that mind.
12:47 August 14, 2011 by Uncle
And by the way, pensions were not lowered, but just not increased in comparison to the working force increase. Why would there be a reason to increase payments to gubbar with paid out mortgage, summer house, vacation in Fiji and a boat, when families were struggling with their bills in 2008-2009?

Populist demagogue. Nothing else.
14:08 August 14, 2011 by J. L. Belmar
"It was an eye-popping - and not just an eye-catching - statistic. In the hours and days after the terrorist attack in Norway on July 22, when the world's eyes trained towards the usual suspects, it emerged that Pakistanis (absolved of the blame, much to their relief) are the third largest number of immigrants in Norway after Poles and Swedes. Further inquiries revealed that it was not just a FACTOID (a questionable or spurious statement presented without veracity) but an accurate, verifiable FACT." (Norway News)

"Is Breivik a Christian fundamentalist or a right-wing extremist? Or is he just a crazy guy, armed with a gun and a bomb? Did he act alone? Who put the gun in the hands of a 32-year-old young man? What made him pull the trigger and kill dozens of Norwegian young people?

"Some time ago, Breivik wrote that his enemies were defenders of multiculturalism - the understanding that different cultures should live together on the basis of getting to know each other, respect and understanding. There is a difference between the theory of multiculturalism and tolerance - the first is communication, the second - just existence side by side." (EuInside.eu)
17:14 August 14, 2011 by Uncle
....and how the above proves that "Almost everybody agrees with Ohly"?

A racist targets certain RACE. Using this word for other things does not make it true.

What disturbes me is the realization that the muslim minority happens to be extremely racist against Jews, but also the loudest when it comes to screaming about love of multiculturalism. Can you please provide a reasonable explanation for this, Belmar?

I am not even getting into their treatment of (racial, religious, sexual) minorities in their own countries and their reaction when the gullible EU has to say something about it.
17:41 August 14, 2011 by J. L. Belmar
17:14 August 14, 2011 by Uncle

I cannot and I will not. It is tiring to discuss religion and politics. There is no consensus, so what the heck. I will not continue throwing pearls to the pigs. Sorry Uncle, Not talking about you, but about the many pullulating in TL threads.

"Some time ago, Breivik wrote that his enemies were defenders of multiculturalism - the understanding that different cultures should live together on the basis of getting to know each other, respect and understanding" If he wrote that his enemies were defenders of multiculturalism, he meant the government, the political parties, the blinds and the stupids in Norway who do not want to see where the problem of multiculturalism lies. ISLAM

Not in McDonalds.

As of now, I take a perennial time out. Once in a while, I will see if there are more intelligent debaters and not the usual SOB who thinks that insulting is to debate.
19:04 August 14, 2011 by johan rebel
Look who is talking!

Orly has supported communist terrorism since the days he wore diapers!

So who exactly should come clean and provide some clarity here?
19:10 August 14, 2011 by Frank Arbach
If there is a Cloud 7, I'm sure Herr Ohly lives on top of it
19:16 August 14, 2011 by rymagnusson
Yeah we sure remember Neo-Nazis as being such leftists. Seriously, do you people not understand the words you use? Or that after Hitler came to power, most of the communists and other leftist parties were put in prisons and camps?
20:36 August 14, 2011 by Uncle

I would not consider him as Hitler, but historically, socialists have as bloody hands as fascists. The Social parties in Sweden were actually started by Stalin himself, who sponsored them and provided with ideological material.

If Dante is correct about hell, Stalin and Hitler are standing in the same level of pool of blood in hell and gasping for air. Pol Pot and Mao are swimming also nearby.

One does not need to be a Nazi in order to support violence. One just need to call it differently.


OK, I misunderstood you. Cheers.
06:45 August 15, 2011 by Gamla Hälsingebock
The poor native Swedes are suffering all these phobias because of other peoples being in Sweden.

If the cause is removed the Swedish population would be phobia free and healthy again.

It's that simple!
10:52 August 15, 2011 by conboy
You can start with the King and Queen then I believe in leadership by example as a tax payer! Simple really
11:05 August 15, 2011 by bells on the knight
17:41 August 14, 2011 by J. L. Belmar

"As of now, I take a perennial time out. Once in a while, I will see if there are more intelligent debaters and not the usual SOB who thinks that insulting is to debate."

Clearly i didn't see you at any of the previous Nobel awards so your own intelligence is therefore free for debate. As far as slagging of sweden, swedish culture or the swedish - why are you there in the first place?

I suggest you go to sierra leone where you may feel more at ease.
11:34 August 15, 2011 by tgolan
It is remarkable that A terrorist support like Lars Ohly should talk abour Ohly "Reinfeldt unclear on terror': Ohly has for years supported terror , first Communist terror in East Germany and Romania against the citizens of those countries and now Hama, Hezbullah and Al Quida.. He is a disgrace and should be locked up for crimes against humanity
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