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A German politician points out the obvious about refugees and the terror threat

2 January 2016

6:41 PM

2 January 2016

6:41 PM

Happy New Year. Sorry about my absence. I’ve been away for a couple of weeks and then, when I returned, there was no internet access and those hardworking people from BT spent ten days mulling over the problem before they tried to put it right. What a wonderful organisation.

So, anyway, well done Lutz Bachmann – a German politician from the Pegida party. He tweeted that all those Germans who had said ‘refugees welcome here’ should make their way down to Munich station – closed on New Year’s Eve because of bomb threats.


He has been criticised for linking the arrival of refugees – described by the increasingly deranged Angela Merkel as an “opportunity” for Germany – to the bomb threats. No, sure. No connection at all. If only Lutz lived here.

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  • Torybushhug

    Mathew Paris said many commenters to these boards are obsessives.
    Whilst I agree with everyone that Islam is a corrupt barbaric sect, we need a better standard of argument.
    It’s no good saying Muslims rape, as white liberals will simply remind us white males abuse and rape, with majority of the 11 rapes per hour in Britain being by white men. They will also remind us of Priests and 1970’s TV celebs.
    So c’mon guys lets sound better than your average internet obsessive. We can’t just say Muslims rape, it’s too simplistic.
    Over to you.

  • roccolore

    Those who defend Muslim rapists should be abandoned in a Muslim hellhole and be raped.

  • Jackthesmilingblack

    Mosque burning tonight. Bring marshmallows.

  • Terry Field

    THE rape and abuse by Muslim migrants in German cities is a pointer to a future where the Germany we know is replaced by barbaric horror, as exists in France and Britain, both full of ghetto horrors where rape, genital mutilation and foul barbarism are everyday events.
    Merkel is wrecking dear Germany.

    • Richard

      Her Leftist job is complete. Now, like all other Lefties, she can retreat with a smile on her face, knowing she has achieved destruction. Imagine being her or somebody like Tony Blair, and actually, sincerely, looking back on your political work with satisfaction, knowing what devastation and ruination you have brought. Such people really do make me wonder about the existence of Satan.

      • Terry Field

        They only get where they are because of the many millions of venal, corrupt cretins who are allowed to vote for them, via the insanity of universal suffrage.

  • Sue Smith

    Oh God, now I’ve heard EVERYTHING!!!!! My beloved Wiener Philharmoniker jumps on the band-wagon:

    • Richard

      Very peculiar, isn’t it? All this grandstanding and virtue-signalling.

    • Frank Marker

      I can see a theme for a future Proms season following a similar line. Well you know what the BBC are like?

      • Sue Smith

        Sadly, you’re probably right on the money. What tragic, self-inflicted vile ideologies and victimhood-junkies are promulgated by the BBC and other ‘agents of change’. Not exactly the engine oil of a progressive, affluent and successful nation!!

  • Maurice Snackbar

    They all knew this was coming.

    Here’s a German news story from back in June.

    Refugee host school bans revealing clothes

    A school in Bavaria has sent a letter home to parents warning them not to let their daughters wear revealing blouses or short skirts, because emergency accommodation for refugees has been set up next to the gym.

    The letter goes on to give students instructions on how to deal with the situation:

    “The Syrian citizens are mainly Muslims and speak Arabic. The refugees are marked by their own culture. Because our school is directly next to where they are staying, modest clothing should be adhered to, in order to avoid discrepancies. Revealing tops or blouses, short shorts or miniskirts could lead to misunderstandings.”

    The letter has not been met favourably by some parents, but a local politician, who did not want to be named, told Die Welt the move was “absolutely necessary”.

    • WTF

      So the reasons behind this are either these male migrants are sexually starved pedophiles who the German authorities want to protect young girls from OR its the beginnings of Sharia law for Germany. What else can it be ?

  • Maureen Fisher

    And then there’s Cologne……

    • Isage000

      It’s not the smell of perfume that masked that story from exposure in the mainstream press for a week, but politically correct news censorship.

  • Suresh Vyas

    All the Non-Muslim democracies need to declare Islam illegal (just as Angola has done) because there cannot be peace or respect for human rights where there is Islam as the 1400 years of Islam history tells the world.

    jai sri krishna!

    • trobrianders

      That’s the slippery slope to outlawing god completely and that’s why they won’t do it. I take it you’re a god botherer too so you won’t understand seeing as how you must be in denial.