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  •  I meant IN Scandinavia! (0+ / 0-)

    How exactly are they to be seen as racist for historically being white, which they had no control over? I suspect that they've been a lot more fair towards non-Scandinavians than we've been to non-whites.

    "Reagan's dead, and he was a lousy president" -- Keith Olbermann 4/22/09

    by kovie on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 12:50:36 PM PDT

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    •  racism doesn't respect history or circumstances (0+ / 0-)

      Just as Oprah gets the bum's rush from a fancy purse store in Switzerland because of her skin color, all white people have what they have because of systemic oppression and exploitation both past and present.

      Domestic politics is the continuation of civil war by other means.

      by Visceral on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 01:23:09 PM PDT

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