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Muslim Rape Epidemic in Sweden and Norway—Authorities Look the Other Way
Fjordman Blog ^ | 3-29-05

Posted on 03/29/2005 5:21:35 AM PST by SJackson

Fjordman blog, Feb. 20

Numbers released in January 2005 indicate a sharp rise in the number of rape charges in Malm , Sweden’s third largest city:

Thomas Anderberg, responsible for statistics at the Malm Police, says there was a doubling of the number of reported rapes by ambush in 2004, following what was already a decade of steadily increasing numbers of sexual crimes.—I think that’s great news, says Anna Gustafsson, head of the Domestic Violence Unit at the Malm Police. She suggests that the increase is due to the fact that women who otherwise wouldn’t press charges for rape now choose to contact the police.

In other words, Gustafsson claims that we are dealing with a “technical” increase, not a real one. However, national statistics reveal that reported rapes against children have almost doubled in Sweden during the past ten years:

According to Swedish Radio on Tuesday, statistics from Sweden’s National Council for Crime Prevention show that the number of reported rapes against children is on the rise. The figures have nearly doubled in the last ten years: 467 rapes against children under the age of 15 were reported in 2004 compared with 258 in 1995. Legal proceedings continue this week in a case involving a 13 year old girl from Motala who was said to have been subjected to a group rape by four men. (Note: These four men were Kurdish Muslims, who raped the girl for hours and even took photos of doing so)

The number of rape charges per capita in Malm is 5—6 times that of Copenhagen, Denmark. Copenhagen is a larger city, but the percentage of immigrants is much lower. And it’s not just the rape statistics that reveal a scary increase in Malm or Sweden. Virtually every kind of violent crime is on the rise. Robberies have increased with 50 % in Malm only during the fall of 2004. Threats against witnesses in Swedish court cases have quadrupled between 2000 and 2003. During the past few decades, massive immigration has changed the face of Sweden’s major cities, as well as challenged the viability of the welfare state. In 1970 Sweden had the fourth highest GDP per capita among developed countries with income about 6% above the OECD average. By 1997 it was at fifteenth place with an average GDP per capita 14% below average. Malm has a heavy concentration of Muslim immigrants in particular. According to some estimates, it will be a Muslim majority city in no more then 10 years. Crime is rampant in the growing ghettos:

Becirov runs the Islamic Center of Malm , on the outskirts of Sweden’s third-largest city. Some immigrant neighborhoods in the city have (official) unemployment rates exceeding 50 percent. Swedish authorities have failed to lift up the area, and seem to be giving the Islamic Center of Malm a great deal of leeway in attempting to do so. An article that appeared in 2003 noted that “a few” of the 6-to 10-year-old girls were wearing headscarves. On a visit in January 2005, fully 80 percent were covered in class—only a handful were not. In a fit of absent-mindedness, Sweden has suddenly become as heavily populated by minorities as any country in Europe. The percentage of foreign-born is roughly equivalent to the highest percentage of immigrants the United States ever had in its history (on the eve of World War I). Rosengård appears to be all-immigrant. The public schools have virtually no ethnically Swedish children. There are stories—familiar in other parts of Europe where immigrants from the Muslim world have recently settled—of students harassing Jewish teachers and defacing textbooks that treat Jewish themes. Crime is high.

Is it unfair and “racist” to suggest a link between the influx of Muslim immigrants and the growing number of rapes? Not if we compare with the situation in neighboring Denmark, where this trend has been evident for years:

Criminologist: immigrants are rape champions

If one leading expert is to be believed, the sharp rise in the number of rapes in this over the last 5 years is largely attributable to a group of unemployed and alienated immigrants. ‘Over the last 5-10 years there has an increasing tendency to marginalise and alienate immigrants,’ says Professor Flemming Balvig, a criminologist at Copenhagen University. ‘As a result, many second generation immigrants have reacted against this through various types of criminal activity, including rape.’

Muslim rape concern

Alarmed at last week’s police statistics, which revealed that in 68% of all rapes committed this year the perpetrator was from an ethnic minority, leading Muslim organisations have now formed an alliance to fight the ever-growing problem of young second and third-generation immigrants involved in rape cases against young Danish girls.

As Robert Spencer has demonstrated, rape can indeed be linked to Islamic teachings of Jihad, and even to the example of Muhammad himself, his Sunna. Above all, it is connected to Islamic notions of the role of women in society, and their behaviour in the public sphere. An Islamic Mufti in Copenhagen sparked a political outcry after publicly declaring that women who refuse to wear headscarves are “asking for rape.” Apparently, he isn’t the only Muslim in Europe to think this way:

The German journalist Udo Ulfkotte told in a recent interview that in Holland, you can now see examples of young, unveiled Moroccan women with a so-called “smiley”. It means that the girl gets one side of her face cut up from mouth to ear, serving as a warning to other Muslim girls who should refuse to wear the veil. In the Muslim suburb of Courneuve, France, 77 per cent of the veiled women carry veils reportedly because of fear of being harassed or molested by Islamic moral patrols.

Hijab, the Islamic veil, is thus not “just a piece of cloth”. It serves as a demarcation line between proper, submissive Muslim women and whores, un-Islamic women who deserve no respect and are asking for rape. The veil should more properly be viewed as the uniform of a Totalitarian movement, and a signal to attack those outside the movement. Judged in the light of the Mufti who said that women who don’t wear it are asking for rape, how on earth can the veil be said to be about “choice”? The freedom to choose not to be raped if you dress in a normal fashion in your own country? Is that what freedom is about in Europe in 2005?

Even though Sweden, unlike Denmark, has almost no public debate about immigration, frustration is very much present underneath the surface. 75 % of Swedes think that many people in their country “dislike” Muslims, more than in any other European nation surveyed. Even in Holland, which recently witnessed violent clashes with Muslims after the murder of Islam-critic Theo van Gogh, the rate is lower than in Sweden. But you’re not supposed to talk about such issues in Sweden. That would be “racist”:

Swedish laws prohibiting “hate speech” against racial minorities have been vigorously enforced. There have, for example, been a number of gang-rapes of Swedish women by Muslim immigrants. But Swedes must be careful what they say about them. On May 25, neo-Nazi Bjorn Bjorkqvist was convicted and sentenced to two months in prison for writing, “I don’t think I am alone in feeling sick when reading about how Swedish girls are raped by immigrant hordes.” [“Jag tror inte jag är ensam om att må dåligt när jag läser om hur svenska tjejer har våldtagits av invandrarhorder”]

All in all, we must say that there is strong circumstantial evidence indicating that the rise in rape charges in the city of Malm could very well be real, which puts the Malm Police assertion that this is “great news” in a rather curious light. And the problem is not just limited to Sweden. It exists in Norway, too:

Rape charges in the capital are spiraling upwards, 40 percent higher from 1999 to 2000 and up 13 percent so far this year. Police Inspector Gunnar Larsen of Oslo’s Vice, Robbery and Violent crime division says the statistics are surprising—the rising number of rape cases and the link to ethnic background are both clear trends. But Larsen does not want to speculate on the reasons behind the worrying developments. While 65 percent of those charged with rape are classed as coming from a non-western background, this segment makes up only 14.3 percent of Oslo’s population. Norwegian women were the victims in 80 percent of the cases, with 20 percent being women of foreign background.

Europe: Tolerating Intolerance

An incredibly revealing article that tells us all we need to know about the multiculturalist fetish in Europe and some parts of North America, not to mention the need for change within Islam. Apparently, the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet reported that 65 percent of rapes of Norwegian women were performed by “non-Western” immigrants—a category that, in Norway, consists mostly of Muslims. The article quoted a professor of social anthropology at the University of Oslo (note: her name is Unni Wikan) as saying that “Norwegian women must take their share of responsibility for these rapes” because Muslim men found their manner of dress provocative. The professor’s conclusion was not that Muslim men living in the West needed to adjust to Western norms, but the exact opposite: “Norwegian women must realize that we live in a multicultural society and adapt themselves to it.”

In January 2005, Norwegian media reported that 2004 saw the highest number or rape charges ever recorded in the capital city of Oslo. Strangely enough, there was now no mentioning of how immigrants were grossly overrepresented in rape cases. Why not? Unless there has been a sudden and unexplained drop in the number of immigrants raping Norwegian women between 2001 and 2004, which is unlikely, the statistics should be at least as staggering in 2005 as they were before. If they are not revealed, it can only mean that “somebody” didn’t like the numbers presented in 2001, and decided to bury them. That “somebody” must be a person at the very top level in the police, maybe even in the government. If so, that is disquieting. What is even more disquieting is that the media are equally silent about this. How come no journalists are digging into the material? And where are all the professional Feminists, in a Scandinavian nation brimming with them?

The conclusion one may draw from this is that the authorities in Sweden and Norway know about, or should know about, a disturbing amount of Muslim immigrant rapes of native Scandinavian women, yet choose not to make this information known to the public. Perhaps it would be just too politically incorrect to reveal the negative effects of decades of naïve immigration policies. Perhaps it would also destroy too many multicultural pipe dreams among the intellectual elites, who have built their current careers and reputations on advocating how culturally and economically enriching this new population mix would be. So in the end, the safety of young Scandinavian women is sacrificed in order to keep the glossy image of a multicultural society intact. It is a chilling demonstration of an Eurabian continent that now appears to care more about not upsetting relations with its immigrant population than about protecting its own citizens.

(Posted on March 22, 2005)



TOPICS: Politics
KEYWORDS: eurabia; europeanmuslims; norway; rape; sweden

1 posted on 03/29/2005 5:21:35 AM PST by SJackson
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To: dennisw; Cachelot; Yehuda; Nix 2; veronica; Catspaw; knighthawk; Alouette; Optimist; weikel; ...
If you'd like to be on this middle east/political ping list, please FR mail me.
2 posted on 03/29/2005 5:22:14 AM PST by SJackson (Be careful -- with quotations, you can damn anything, Andre Malraux)
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To: SJackson
Coming soon, to a city near you.

Celebrate Diversity. < /sarc>

3 posted on 03/29/2005 5:38:08 AM PST by KentTrappedInLiberalSeattle (I feel more and more like a revolted Charlton Heston, witnessing ape society for the very first time)
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4 posted on 03/29/2005 5:38:39 AM PST by SheLion (Trying to make a life in the BLUE state of Maine!)
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To: M 91 u2 K; Nachum; jabotinsky; sheik yerbouty; D-Generation X; Evolution; SunkenCiv; ...

Another "religion of peace" allah fubar ping!


5 posted on 03/29/2005 5:50:44 AM PST by Convert from ECUSA (tired of all the shucking and jiving)
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To: M. Espinola

Ping!


6 posted on 03/29/2005 5:54:42 AM PST by Convert from ECUSA (tired of all the shucking and jiving)
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To: SheLion

Thanks for the ping!


7 posted on 03/29/2005 6:08:23 AM PST by Alamo-Girl
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To: SJackson; joan; Balkans
Remember the false stories about 50,000 raped muslim women in Bosnia? They appeared After BOsnian Serb Red Cross asked for international assistance to raped Bosnian Serb women detained/abducted by Muslim militias.

As a result, propaganda machine spinned the story and made Bosnian Muslim women sole victim. (UN study found 2000 rape cases on all three sides of Bosnian civil war)

All this can be found with search engines.

The important thing is to find the names of people who smeared Serbs with stories about "rape camps", 'implanting dog embryos into Bosnian Muslim women" and other content catering to phychopathic mindset.

The same people will minimize and spin the news from Scandinavia making Swedes, Danes and Norwegians guilty.

My shortlist: Simone Weil, Elie Wiesel

8 posted on 03/29/2005 6:41:34 AM PST by DTA
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To: SJackson

Penis amputation time for "religion of peace" rapists.


9 posted on 03/29/2005 6:50:10 AM PST by Marauder (But your honor, the bed was already on fire when I crawled into it!)
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To: SJackson

Gonna happen here soon enough...and you KNOW the ACLU will defend these barrels of pus by citing rape as being "cultural diversity." Lock and load, folks.


10 posted on 03/29/2005 7:13:48 AM PST by Bombardier (If you're not part of the solution, then you must be part of the precipitate....)
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To: Convert from ECUSA

Perhaps Scandinavia can import goats so these creatures will no longer target women. In any case, any jihadist convicted of rape should be separated from his gherkin..


11 posted on 03/29/2005 7:26:57 AM PST by sheik yerbouty
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To: sheik yerbouty

Yep. A pickleotomy.


12 posted on 03/29/2005 7:40:04 AM PST by Convert from ECUSA (tired of all the shucking and jiving)
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To: Charles Henrickson

ping


13 posted on 03/29/2005 8:17:35 AM PST by rmlew (Copperheads and Peaceniks beware! Sedition is a crime.)
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14 posted on 03/29/2005 8:23:22 AM PST by Charles Henrickson (Swedish Ping List master)
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To: SheLion
Thanks for the ping She.

Here are the parts of the article that jumped out at me:


Kurdish Muslims, who raped the girl for hours and even took photos of doing so

The number of rape charges per capita in Malm is 5—6 times that of Copenhagen, Denmark. Copenhagen is a larger city, but the percentage of immigrants is much lower

Virtually every kind of violent crime is on the rise. Robberies have increased with 50 % in Malm only during the fall of 2004. Threats against witnesses in Swedish court cases have quadrupled between 2000 and 2003

you can now see examples of young, unveiled Moroccan women with a so-called “smiley”. It means that the girl gets one side of her face cut up from mouth to ear, serving as a warning to other Muslim girls who should refuse to wear the veil. In the Muslim suburb of Courneuve, France, 77 per cent of the veiled women carry veils reportedly because of fear of being harassed or molested by Islamic moral patrols.

Swedish laws prohibiting “hate speech” against racial minorities have been vigorously enforced. There have, for example, been a number of gang-rapes of Swedish women by Muslim immigrants.

percent of rapes of Norwegian women were performed by “non-Western” immigrants—a category that, in Norway, consists mostly of Muslims

The conclusion one may draw from this is that the authorities in Sweden and Norway know about, or should know about, a disturbing amount of Muslim immigrant rapes of native Scandinavian women, yet choose not to make this information known to the public. Perhaps it would be just too politically incorrect to reveal the negative effects of decades of naïve immigration policies. Perhaps it would also destroy too many multicultural pipe dreams among the intellectual elites, who have built their current careers and reputations on advocating how culturally and economically enriching this new population mix would be. So in the end, the safety of young Scandinavian women is sacrificed in order to keep the glossy image of a multicultural society intact. It is a chilling demonstration of an Eurabian continent that now appears to care more about not upsetting relations with its immigrant population than about protecting its own citizens.



The last paragraph says it all. Am I angry? You bet I am. It's time for the people to ARM THEMSELVES and take back their country.

As a Christian, I cannot and will not urge or condone vigilantism or any type of revenge. What I can and will urge that that the citizens ARM THEMSELVES and exercise SELF-DEFENSE. If these roving bands of muslim rapists start getting shot and killed trying to rape girls they will stop.

Only cowards attack women.
15 posted on 03/29/2005 8:46:27 AM PST by appalachian_dweller (Mark 13:7 - And when ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars, be ye not troubled)
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To: SJackson

The 'brave mujahadeen" enjoying thier islamic right on the infidel whores(Kurdish none the less). Death would be too quick for those b@stards.


16 posted on 03/29/2005 10:44:02 AM PST by BayouCoyote (The 1st victim of islam is the person who practices the lie.)
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To: SJackson

Would I be out of line calling these people barbarians?

Well, they are, and I don't care.


17 posted on 03/29/2005 1:36:56 PM PST by international american (Tagline now fireproof....purchased from "Conspiracy Guy Custom Taglines"LLC)
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To: appalachian_dweller

Right, lets get our facts straight shall we? (with respect to Norway at least)

Muslims make up about 2 % of the population on a national basis, most of whom live in 14% muslim inner city Oslo. (pretty much all immigrants live here)

In inner city Oslo 72 out of 111 reported rapes (not a huge sample) were on some year reportedly comitted by people of non western origin. Many of these were probably muslim, as a large portion of non-western Norwegians are. (only guessing though) Still emensely out of proportion to population.

While muslims make up such a small fraction of the population though, especially outside of Oslo, the issue gets little coverage. Criminall muslim elements in oslo are also sufficiently concentrated to form gangs, not a problem elsewhere.

This issue isn't as big as some make it out to be, not in Norway at least.

And don't try to brand me as an appologist, I am in favor both of tight immigration policies and increased sentences across the board.

Oh, and Norway has more guns per capita than the US I think, we're one of those countries gun-nuts like to cite as having both low murder rate and a lot of guns. I also understand our gun-laws are less restrictive than yours.


18 posted on 03/30/2005 1:38:34 PM PST by Somewhat Centrist
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To: SJackson

WOW. A family in my church is leaving for the mission field, going to Sweden, this summer. I will definitely be praying for their safety, and passing this info on to them.


19 posted on 03/30/2005 1:51:46 PM PST by timtoews5292004
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To: Somewhat Centrist

I'm not going to brand you as anything newbie.

The article suggests that a disproportionate number of rapes in the country are being committed by muslim immigrants and gives a few facts to back up that stance. I agree with the article.

Given the track record of how muslim males treat of women, I would stay the article is accurate.

You can take your statistics elsewhere. I'm not interested. Statistics lie.

As far as armed defense, that's not about race or religion. I would advise every woman to arm and train themselves.

The simple FACT of the matter is that a well armed citizenry reduces violent crime.


20 posted on 03/30/2005 2:08:21 PM PST by appalachian_dweller (Mark 13:7 - And when ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars, be ye not troubled)
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To: appalachian_dweller

Make sure you apply a liberal coating of pig fat to your bullets. It will prevent them from enjoying their unholy "rewards."


21 posted on 04/19/2005 6:39:53 AM PDT by NCCarrs (http://www.cnn.com/2004/ALLPOLITICS/12/30/quake.usa.editorial.reut/index.html)
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To: SJackson
Those hate speech laws in Sweden and other countries are outrageous.

I guess FreeRepublic.com would frowned upon by the "authorities".

22 posted on 02/04/2006 5:03:52 PM PST by DeaconNoGood
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BTTT


23 posted on 03/09/2009 3:14:59 PM PDT by Mr. Mojo
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