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    • American in Paris
    • 29.11.07 | 17:30 (IST)

    Let's cut the racist vs PC exaggerations, OK? First, it is true that high crime emanating from Muslim neighborhoods helped bring Sarko to power. Two, there probably were over 50,000 cars burnt during the riots and couple hundred each day since then. The person who said it was 400 plus needs to recheck his sources. Jews voted for Sarko, but the French want/need/demand(!!) reform of their retirement pension system which is on the verge of bankruptcy. The French want a more free-market economy with a reformed labor code which makes hiring/firing of staff extremely PAINFUL! The French want/need/demand him to clamp down hard on criminel!! Foreign policy (Israel, the US, etc.) played no role in the election. The Jews have their place in France as do Arabs and Black Muslims. But people are SICK AND TIRED of being bullied by thugs who call you a racist every time you object to their increasingly violent behavior. The Algerian Minister of the Mudjadeen can straight to Hell!

    from the article: Algerian minister: Sarkozy in power thanks to Jewish lobby
    First published 00:00 29.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 29.11.07
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