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Finland Today Essay

  • Submitted by: crazyruss1
  • on February 26, 2011
  • Category: Social Issues
  • Length: 1,909 words

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It’s pretty chilling the tyrannical laws against speech in Europe. Something to think about when people say we should be more like Europe. If what this man says is true, then he faces 4.5 years in prison for a racist article, while a gang of black sudanese rapists who raped and cut off the clitoris of a white girl only faced 3 years.
This is the insanity that Europe has become. And Finland doesn’t have any history of anti-black racism, the country has let them in, and yet we see the same problems as in the US.
Henrik Holappa: Affidavit – Political asylum application
I have been persecuted by the government (army, police, prosecutors), the mass media, and an employer in my country starting on August 8, 2006, when the security police, the SUPO, visited my apartment, which I shared with my sister Natalija, and then my school, asking both her and me many questions and warning me to abandon my beliefs — or else I would lose my prospects of ever being a security guard, and also be “unwelcome in Germany,” a country I intended to visit.
Then the Finnish police obviously notified all Finnish security companies that I should not be employed even as a security guard. I found no one would hire me, although I had graduated from the security guard school Osakk on August 25, 2006. The security company ISS had verbally promised me employment guarding University Hospital in Oulu, but at the end of October 2006 it suddenly had no record or file at all of my job application and two-hour interview on October 9, 2006. So I lost that career possibility.
For centuries, my family has honorably served Finland in military service, under Swedish, Russian and Finnish governments, and both my grandfathers fought against the Soviets in WWII; many of my father’s cousins fell for Finland’s freedom in the war. Both grandfathers suffered greatly in the war, and one never quite recovered from Soviet captivity, suffered severe depression and died in his forties. It was therefore extremely...

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