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Fjordman on ‘Whiteness’ in the West

The noted blogger Fjordman has filed another report via Gates of Vienna. (For a complete Fjordman blogography, see The Fjordman Files. There is also a multi-index listing here.)
This time Fjordman comments (reticently) on skin color, because “hatred and racism against whites is now becoming so aggressive, palpable and indeed publicly accepted in much of the world.”
As in the past Fjordman alludes to demographics in Europe:
The Danish writer Carsten Ringsmose was a speaker at a conference at the University of Odense on immigration. He outlined the projected population growth for the Islamic world, and stated that.the Islamic world will witness a population growth more than the equivalent of all EU member countries combined within just a few decades.
But where Fjordman excels is in his (or her) reading of the behavior and motivation of Western intellectuals, journalists, and politicians:
It is noticeable how aggressive many Leftists have become against whites, parallel to Muslim immigration the Leftist logic goes something like this: We failed to achieve our Socialist society during the Cold War. The “white,” Western culture blocked our goals. Since a Socialist society is good, those blocking it are evil, hence whites are evil and need to be subdued and destroyed, even if this includes our own sons, daughters and grandchildren. Utopia requires a Villain Class to be smashed and sacrificed. In the global, Multicultural Utopia, this appears to be whites in general.
Trust me on this one: Fjordman is as usual worth reading from beginning to end.

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