Fjordman is back with a new, and characteristically pessimistic, essay.
We have seen videos on TV of Muslim Jihadis beheading infidel hostages. Less attention has been paid to the fact that Muslims are beheading entire nation states. Although this is happening in slow motion, it is no less dramatic. Historically, the major cities have constituted a countryâ€™s â€œhead,â€ the seat of most of its political institutions and the largest concentration of its cultural brainpower. What happens when this â€œheadâ€ is cut off from the rest of the body?
In many countries across Western Europe, Muslim immigrants tend to settle in major cities, with the native population retreating to minor cities or into the countryside. Previously, Europeans or non-Europeans could travel between countries and visit new cities, each with its own, distinctive character and peculiarities. Soon, you will travel from London to Paris, Amsterdam or Stockholm and find that you have left one city dominated by burkas and sharia to findâ€¦ yet another city dominated by burkas and sharia.
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