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Old Posted Aug 27, 2019, 2:03 AM
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Originally Posted by dc_denizen View Post
I don’t think war is a useful comparison. Americans at the median don’t kill each other much more than Europeans, it’s the fact that we have sub populations with huge homicide rates that drags up the average.

In Europe there are populations within countries with very high murder rates

For example the gypsies (Romany) per capita homicide rate in Finland is 25 per 100k. This is approaching African American levels.
There is only 10,000 Roma in Finland
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