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Response to Crepuscular (Reply #1)

Mon Apr 8, 2013, 04:49 PM

21. What the IRA did doesn't justify what Thatcher did.

And the "the Troubles" might never have dominated the Seventies, Eighties and Nineties if the Tory government she was a minister in in 1972 hadn't aided and abetted the crushing of the nonviolent Civil Rights Movement in the Bloody Sunday massacre.

The Tories essentially created the sectarian divide in the first place, by following that syphilitic cnut Randolph Churchill's admonition to play "the Orange card" in the late 1890's, rather than do what they should have done and accepted Irish Home Rule. Protestants and Catholics weren't always divided by "religion", and the Conservative Party has no right to act as if they played no role in creating the division and can't understand what all the bother is about.

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