Where Finland thought it could find strength in nationalism is today its greatest stumbling block. Finland is such a white society today that it has a serious blind spot for detecting fascism, racism, and bigotry. Our impaired view and lack of leadership are creating an ever-racist and ever-injust society.
The signs about our society’s issues with racism are right in front of us. Most of us don’t want to see them never mind challenge them. This picture was taken by a reader at a bus stop in Mikkeli.