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A tale of two rallies
I went on the anti-war march through Canterbury on Saturday 18th January 2020.
There was a rally at the beginning, and a rally at the end. In fact, strictly speaking, it wasn’t a march at all, but two rallies, it’s just that, in order to get from one to the other, we had to walk through the city.
The fact that we were all walking in the same direction at the same time, carrying banners and chanting slogans, was purely coincidental.
The other shouted “USA! USA!” Like that, repetitively, like a football chant.
Which says it all really. Let’s not bother to look at the facts. Let’s just pick a side and support them, like…
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