The cults of multiculturalism and moral relativism has led to the mind slaughter of our (self deemed) intellectual elite.
They simply can’t be trusted to weigh in on anything. I can’t imagine the British empire telling its soldiers to try and understand the Indian practice of wife burning, sati. “They’ve been doing it for thousands of years, don’t you know?”
– Those who follow this custom are not despicable or morally primitive, says the Norwegian Professor, Per Fugelli.
He reacts to the terminology by the Norwegian Immigration and Inclusion Minister, Sylvi Listhaug, who considers it “absolutely disgusting to marry children.”
– We will not accept it, but try to understand that in parts of the world this is a custom. It has been that way for 1,000 years. And those who follow this custom are not despicable, they are not morally primitive. They will be met with good intentions, and we need to find arrangements which ensure that they comply with Norwegian law, says Per Fugelli, professor of social medicine.
He does not believe that Norway should accept child marriages among asylum seekers, but he is concerned that pedophiles who come to Norway are met with respect.
– I think it is important also for practical reasons. They come here from war. They are scared and vulnerable. Then we’ll try to meet them with good will. Instead of condemning them. It is not good integration, says Fugelli.