欧洲的北方之光

巴黎——

“北方之光”是几年前在巴黎举行的斯堪的纳维亚地区(指北欧地区——译者注)大师画作的展会名称。但是“北方之光”可能同样是欧洲,甚至整个西方如今需要的一种政治、经济、社会、道德模型。事实上,瑞典首相弗雷德里克•赖因费尔特不仅成为瑞典现代历史上中右派别的领导人首次连任,结束了该国中左派的长期执政,而且揭示出这种斯堪的纳维亚的现代统治模式也同样适用于欧洲其他国家。

在削减财政预算刻不容缓的今天,斯堪的纳维亚地区的政治权力保持适度,而且总的来说政府是诚实的。长期以来,那里的女性在社会和政治中扮演重要的角色。斯堪的纳维亚的资本主义体系一直比其他地区更为人性化。虽然那儿也存在社会不公,但是比起南欧等地区,危害要小得多。此外总的来说,那里对移民要更为尊重些。

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