The EU promotes child marriage

Romanian gypsies. Source.

The Swedish media is feeding the Swedish public sob stories about the allegedly oppressed Gypsies who “have to” come to Sweden to beg because they are oppressed and poor in their countries of origin and that somehow that is Romania’s fault.

The only problem with this narrative is that none of it is true.

For starters, the highest number of European Gypsies lives in Spain and worldwide in the United States. The European country with the highest proportion of Gypsies is Bulgaria – where almost 5% of the population is Gypsy – followed by Romania (3.5%) and Macedonia (3%)…

…So what happened that suddenly drove Gypsies to make headlines? The European Union happened…

…One of the now politically incorrect truths is that certain parts of Gypsy culture and customs are totally incompatible with a civilized society. One of these customs is child marriage.

Before 2007, acknowledging and addressing this fact was common practice in Romania. Patrols formed by the General Directorate of Child Protection in conjunction with the Police were routinely controlling Gypsy areas to save the children trapped in such marriages. The 2002 census mentions exactly 14 cases of married minors under the age of 15. That number never exceeded 15 per year between 1992 and 2007 and was as low as 3 in 2006. After 2007, Brussels forced Romania to abolish the practice of routinely controlling Gypsy neighborhoods because that constituted “racial profiling” according to the EU overlords…