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Created by John Eipper on 11/24/10 2:45 PM

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Socialism, Sweden, and Olof Palme ... (Cameron Sawyer, USA, 02/21/14 3:52 am) I have a few quibbles with Massoud Malek's (20 February) characterization of Marxism, Socialism and Communism in Sweden: 1. Massoud wrote: "Marx and Engels argued that social ...
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Demographic Shifts in Sweden; the "Humanitarian Su ... (David Gress, Denmark, 02/22/14 3:39 am) The brief descriptions of Sweden by Cameron Sawyer (21 February) and several others on this thr ...
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Socialism: the Swedish Model ... (Paul Preston, -UK, 02/20/14 12:38 pm) As a quick response to Nigel Jones (20 February), Bergman was the most famous Swede of the 20th Century? What about Sibelius? If every self-styled socialist, Swedish, North Korean or whatever, ...
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Sibelius; on Great Finns and Great Swedes ... (Cameron Sawyer, USA, 02/21/14 4:59 am) I wonder if Sibelius would have agreed with Paul Preston's characterization of him as a Swe ...
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Pinochet, and an Allende Anecdote ... (Nigel Jones, -UK, 02/21/14 4:28 am) John Eipper on 20 February charged me with a "qualified admiration" for the late Augusto ...
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Marxism and Olof Palme ... (Massoud Malek, USA, 02/20/14 12:10 pm) Marx and Engels argued that socialism (or communism; they used the terms interchangeably) could only be achieved in the most developed capitalist countries by peaceful means. But Lenin's socialism ...
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Socialism, Sweden, and Olof Palme ... (Cameron Sawyer, USA, 02/21/14 3:52 am) I have a few quibbles with Massoud Malek's (20 February) characterization of Marxism, Socialism ...
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Marxism; on the "Dictatorship of the Proletariat" ... (Alan Levine, USA, 02/21/14 3:30 am) Massoud Malek (20 February) makes a few key errors in his discussion of Marxism. Massoud writes that ...
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Socialism: the Swedish Model ... (Nigel Jones, -UK, 02/20/14 5:00 am) It's strange that apologists for socialism (see Tor Guimaraes, 19 February) always cite Scandinavia, and never for example, North Korea, as examples of how socialism "works." (They used ...
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Socialism, Communism, Marxism ... (Eugenio Battaglia, Italy, 02/22/14 5:24 am) With reference to Nigel Jones's post of 20 February, I am under the impression that it conflates ...
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More Thoughts on Sweden and Socialism ... (Tor Guimaraes, USA, 02/22/14 4:21 am) Nigel Jones (20 February) thinks me an apologist for Socialism. He is wrong, but John Eipper alread ...
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Socialism: the Swedish Model ... (Paul Preston, -UK, 02/20/14 12:38 pm) As a quick response to Nigel Jones (20 February), Bergman was the most famous Swede of the 20th Cent ...
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Socialism: the Swedish Model ... (Tor Guimaraes, USA, 02/19/14 12:44 pm) Please allow me to piggyback on Herbert Abrams's post of 19 February, and say that Nigel Jones's 18 February statement, "the inability to provide basic goods is one of the hallmarks of so ...
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Marxism and Olof Palme ... (Massoud Malek, USA, 02/20/14 12:10 pm) Marx and Engels argued that socialism (or communism; they used the terms interchangeably) could only ...
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Socialism: the Swedish Model ... (Nigel Jones, -UK, 02/20/14 5:00 am) It's strange that apologists for socialism (see Tor Guimaraes, 19 February) always cite Scandina ...
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Julian Assange ... (Nigel Jones, -UK, 12/21/10 6:30 am) Julian Assange may or may not be not be a rapist (that will be for the Swedish courts to decide), but the emails from him to women and the interviews he has given (the emails ironically revealed ...
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Julian Assange ... (Tor Guimaraes, USA, 12/19/10 4:41 pm) Talking to some friends about Assange revealed that most of them have mixed feelings. They seem smart enough to see through the apparently trumped-up "sex crime." They sense the possibilit ...
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Julian Assange ... (Nigel Jones, -UK, 12/21/10 6:30 am) Julian Assange may or may not be not be a rapist (that will be for the Swedish courts to decide ...
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Julian Assange and Swedish Demographics: Towards Zero Indigenous Population? ... (Gilbert Doctorow, Belgium, 12/19/10 8:09 am) When I "nominated" Wikileaks founder Julian Assange for the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize at the end of October, several folks, including WAISers, came forward with the rejoinder: how can you ...
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Julian Assange ... (Tor Guimaraes, USA, 12/19/10 4:41 pm) Talking to some friends about Assange revealed that most of them have mixed feelings. They seem sma ...
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Taxation in Sweden ... (John Heelan, -UK, 11/24/10 2:52 pm) Gilbert Doctorow (24 November) complained about punitive tax rates in Sweden. Perhaps he was not aware of the wide range of personal allowances that could reduce tax liability. I seem to recall that ...
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Taxation in Sweden ... (Holger Terp, Denmark, 12/20/10 2:29 pm) ? Holger ----- Original Message ----- From: WAISForums@waisworld.org To: jei ...
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SWEDEN and South Asia ... (Ronald Hilton, USA, 01/01/05 6:59 pm) Dwight Peterson writes: I enclose a sad footnote to the South Asia disaster just received from my ex-wife in Sweden, "It seems strange that specially Sweden would be so devastated by ...
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SWEDEN: Religion ... (Ronald Hilton, USA, 11/02/03 7:00 pm) Dwight Peterson says: "My visiting Swedish ex-wife says that Halloween is rapidly becoming a favorite holiday in Sweden, especially among the very young who reve ...
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The Middle Way ... (Ronald Hilton, USA, 03/26/00 7:01 pm) There is sharp disagreement among WAISers about the real Sweden. Dwight Peterson writes:      "I agree with Linda Nyquist's remar ...
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The Middle Way ... (Ronald Hilton, USA, 03/24/00 7:01 pm) Linda Nyquist's defense of the Swedish system evinced a number of hostile responses, even accusing it incorrectly of being Marxist. She retorts: "I k ...
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The Middle Way ... (Ronald Hilton, USA, 03/23/00 7:04 pm) Eleanor Roosevelt used to promote Sweden as "the middle way". Elena Nyquist revives the idea. She says:      "I hope that ...
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The Middle Way ... (Ronald Hilton, USA, 03/23/00 7:02 pm) Miles Seeley thinks the facts of life have caught up with Sweden. He says "Didn't I read that the "true socialism" they had before was giving way ...
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