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Response to Bread and Circus (Reply #46)

Fri Nov 20, 2015, 04:22 PM

50. Sometimes, yes, sometimes no, but that doesn't explain the difference in violent crime.

Yes, population density is correlated with crime rates. Again, everyone who studies violent crime knows this.

And I'm not confusing Scandinavia with Western Europe any more than Bernie is. He likes to point out, for example, that every other wealthy nation besides the US has universal healthcare. That's great. Every wealthy nation other than the US also has much tighter gun laws. And as a result, they have much lower rates of gun violence.

But for some reason he doesn't want to bring up that self evident reality.

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