Tag Archive for Sweden

The agony of the canary bird

Brother-site Spain, Israel and the Jews alerts us to an article by Pilar Rahola below, of the situation for Malmø’s Jews. Now Malmø is in Sweden, true, but it’s close to the border. Right next door. In more ways than…

New blog:Malmö mayor blames Israel-Lobby

The Swedish city of Malmö is increasingly becoming an example of how the multicultural society is not intended to work. Rather than getting along nicely, Malmö has lately been witnessing increasing levels of muslim anti-Semitism. According to Mayor Ilmar Reepalu,…

Let’s not talk about Malmö

The Norwegian media is keen on reporting about events in Israel. Right now the most recent stories are, according to Webavisen (an indexing service): 1) Here is Israel’s new super-weapon, on a new Israeli drone 2)  Important to react against…

The wisdom of the crowds

In the hope of curtailing yobster violence, England has invested in a massive amount of surveillance cameras. The theory was if people knew they might be on camera, they would think twice before committing a crime. What really happened was…

Riots in Malmö, Sweden

Malmö was the scene of an anti-Israeli protest the other week, with 6000 people marching against Israel’s participation in the Davis cup. Below you find a CBN news clip from the city, followed by a clip from the pro-Israel rally…

Israelis accuse Sweden of anti-semitism

The Norwegian daily Verdens Gang today picks up on an op-ed in the Jerusalem Post. VG reports that two Israelis associated with the Simon Wiesenthal centre accuse Sweden and the city of Malmö of being saturated with anti-semitism after the last days’…

Malmö – The valley of Khyber revisited

When I first read Ted Ekroth’s narration of participants at the demonstrations in Malmö today singing songs about the valley of Khyber, I found it a bit farfetched. Khyber was a village where Mohammed, according to legend, slaughtered the nomadic…

“Malmö is Gaza”

The demonstration against Israel’s participation in the Davis Cup in Malmö in Sweden today ended in a riot. The organizing organization behind the demonstration, the “Stop the match” campaign, is unapologetic. Here is a translated excerpt from their website; www.stoppamatchen.se; …

Dagsavisen gilds the rose

  The Norwegian daily Dagsavisen covers the riots in Malmö today under the headline: “Turbulent anti-Israeli demonstration in Malmö”. The article makes no mention of the fact that neo-nazis are reported to participate in the march, alongside with the left-wing…

Demonstrators attack police in Malmö, Sweden

The Swedish daily Aftonbladet reports that the demonstration in Malmö developed into a riot. Translated excerpt below: MALMÖ/STOCKHOLM. Approximately 6 000 people demonstrated today against the Davis Cup-match between Israel and Sverige. A riot developed when the march reached the…

Demonstration in Malmö, Sweden

  Aftonbladet reports that around 5000 demonstrators have assembled in Malmö to protest against Israel’s participation in the Davis cup. Among them are Leif Ohly from Vänstre (Swedish for “Left”, a political party) and Per Garthon (Moderates). Police expect the…