Template talk:SwedishDiaspora

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What's the idea behind this template? The Swedish speaker in Finland, Estonia and Ukraine are not Swedes any more than people in the US or Australia are English - and I doubt they would fit in an "English Diaspora". I suggest this template be removed. JdeJ (talk) 16:42, 22 November 2008 (UTC)

Your arguments are completely wrong. Genetical studies have shown that Finland Swedes are generally genetically identical to Mainland Swedes, and are different from the Finns. Se e.g. http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0003519. Östsvensk (talk) 13:34, 21 December 2008 (UTC)