Sweden – The Country That No Longer Is

For Mamma, life in Sweden began at the refugee camp in Alvesta, Småland. My parents are among the Jews who were expelled from Poland in 1968, and even to this day, Mamma always wakes up in Alvesta on the train route between Stockholm and Malmö. The Sweden that my parents came to was not a … Continue reading Sweden – The Country That No Longer Is

The Sound of Silence – Swedish Establishment and Brutal National Crimes

When the father of the family, George Floyd, was strangled to death by a police officer in Minnesota, it led to major protests in Sweden. The question is not why so many protested - of course people wanted to express their disgust for such a crime - but why there is such apathy in the … Continue reading The Sound of Silence – Swedish Establishment and Brutal National Crimes

Borås Hit Hard by Immigration Related Crimes

Even medium-sized cities such as Borås are now hard hit by organized crime and everyday crime. In the short term, concentrating police resources in these cities can be helpful. But the crucial thing is that more criminals are kept locked up. Borås, Borås - who could have believed this? Recently, Borås with its almost 70,000 inhabitants has been hit … Continue reading Borås Hit Hard by Immigration Related Crimes

Teachers and Librarians in Sweden Must Carry Attack Alarms

When society loses control, teachers and librarians take the hit. Students abusing teachers with bicycle chain. Teachers exposed to spittoons. It is after several such incidents that a number of employees at Nytorpsskolan in Hammarkullen have been equipped with alarms at work. It was revealed by GP last week (23/10). The alarms go directly to the police, and are intended … Continue reading Teachers and Librarians in Sweden Must Carry Attack Alarms