Migrant Tales (24.12.2020): Ask the Perussuomalaiset if they still “love” US President Donald Trump

by , under Enrique Tessieri

THE STORY WAS UPDATED

TOPLINE

Considering the Trump-fueled terrorism in Washington Wednesday, I ask once again the Perussuomalaiset (PS)* party the following question: Do you still “love” President Donald Trump?

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Source: Twitter

KEY BACKGROUND

With the Trump presidency making its rambunctious exit after four years of chaos and moral decay, our attention should shift to Finland. Do we want this type of government in Finland and, if so, which party would promote such a sad state of affairs?

If today’s the United States would be a reality in Finland, we would do away with the welfare state to excuse that it is every person for him or herself with mob rule and intimidation being the norm.

Under such a system like in Trump’s USAmerica, corruption would flourish and, at the cost of social equality, an important cornerstone of the Finnish Nordic welfare state.

Such a situation would flourish because the scapegoats would be the Muslims, people of color, and non-white migrants in general.

As the evil face of Trump’s administration stoops to new lows, we should ask which parties in Finland would like to install a Trumpist political and economic order?

One party that would gladly do this is the Perussuoalaiset (PS)* of Finland. They would not only make way for Trump-style conservatism and racist policies but add icing to it with Hungary’s Viktor Orbán, Vladimir Putin, Jarosław Kaczyński, and other autocrats.

KEY EVIDENCE

Disagree?


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Tweets Jussi Halla-aho: “I dig him. Trump is the best that could have happened in a long time to the United States and Western world.” Source: Twitter.

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Thumbs up for Trump with Made in China MAGA caps. Source: Facebook

PS MP Veikko Vallin is not only known for his Islamophobic statements and actions but is also a big Donald Trump fan. In this tweet, in summer, he affirms that that President Trump is right in everything he says and does. This is the reason he will be reelected.” Source: Twitter.
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The PS is a member of the far-right Identity and Democracy bloc in the EU parliament comprising Matteo Salvini’s Lega Nord, Marine Le Pen’s Ressemblement National, and AFD of Germany and Austria’s FPÖ. Source: Twitter

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PS MEP Teuvo Hakkarainen. Source: Twitter

One reason is that the Finnish media, which is a part of the country’s racism problem, does not care to ask the PS what they think of Trump now?

WHAT TO WATCH FOR

With Trump attempting a self-coup and showing total disdain for the democratic process, we are not hearing from his cheerleaders in Finland. Why?

There is little accountability in politics, and if Finland’s democracy comes under threat like in the US, how many would stand up for it?

I wonder what the media would write.

I’m not holding my breath.

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