Profile image
By Reason Magazine (Reporter)
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views

Now:
Last Hour:
Last 24 Hours:
Total:

Trump’s Fake News Attack on Sweden, Immigrants, and Crime: New at Reason

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 13:55
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

(Before It's News)

Is it safe for you to return to Sweden? That’s the question an American friend asked Johan Norberg this weekend after President Donald Trump warned an audience in Melbourne, Florida, about Muslim immigrants and terrorism in Europe. “You look at what happened last night in Sweden” the president yelled, “Sweden! Who would believe this!”

Trump later took to Twitter to admit that he was not referring to something that happened in Sweden last night, but something that happened on Fox News last night. Tucker Carlson had interviewed Ami Horowitz about a documentary claiming that Muslim refugees were the cause of an “incredible surge in violence” in Sweden.

But as Johan Norberg explains, that documentary, and the Fox News segment based on it, are nothing but fake news. Here are the facts about immigrants, refugees, and crime in Sweden.

View this article.



Source: http://reason.com/archives/2017/02/21/trump-peddles-fake-news-about-crime-in-s

Report abuse

Comments

Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

Top Stories
Recent Stories
 

Featured

 

Top Global

 

Top Alternative

Register

Newsletter

Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.