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Segregation, and slightly higher crime rates among immigrants didn't appear until after 1990, when Sweden abolished full employment policies.
This correlates with the rise of extreme right more than any other factor: this is also the case in France, and, I suspect, in most European countries.

Unlike the neolibs with their "job insecurity is good for you" and the socialists who've been emulating them for the past there decades, the far right parties have made full employment one of their main planks (this and the expected racism).

by Bernard (bernard) on Sun Sep 9th, 2018 at 09:16:55 AM EST
Like here in Austria the socialists got 5% less and the conservatives 5% more than the last time we had the far-right in government. And the socialists went into the election with a leader already burned from having to defend the completely random positions the much maligned coalition government took, while the conservatives used their old party leaer as ablative armor.
Similarily, what was the big difference between the 2002 and 2017 election in France? 4% for Le Pen?

European centrists feel like they have been absolved of all sins.

by generic on Sun Sep 9th, 2018 at 12:29:31 PM EST
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