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Sweden Democrat quits party over 'off-the-wall, crazy' mosque criticism

Mark Collins, 63, on a recent fishing holiday in Norway: Photo: Private

Published: 19.Mar.2019 15:01 hrs

A Sweden Democrat (SD) local politician who proposed building a mosque has requested to leave the party, telling The Local that the party's internal rules against buildings with non-Western architecture were "like a page torn out of the Nuremberg racial laws".

Mark Collins, 63, from Kramfors in the Västernorrland region, sent an email requesting to leave the party on Tuesday morning, after his proposal was rejected as "a serious infraction", and "an incredibly problematic incident" by the party's leadership. 
 
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