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Radiohead Frontman Flips Off Anti-Israel Protesters

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 10, 2017 at 9:00am 7/10/2017 at 9:00am
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Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke flips off anti-Israel protesters waving “Palestinian” flags at a Glasgow performance.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke reportedly flipped off anti-Israel protesters at the band’s concert Friday in Glasgow, Scotland, muttering “some f—ing people.”

Radiohead has been pressured by the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement and...

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Limiting free speech about refugees in Scotland

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 11:30am 2/18/2016 at 11:30am

This is potentially disturbing and seems to be part of a trend in Western Europe:

Following a report of a series of alleged offensive online posts relating to Syrian refugees living in Rothesay on Bute, Police Scotland confirmed on Tuesday that a 40-year-old man, understood to be from the Inverclyde area, had...

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Scots reject independence

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 19, 2014 at 4:51am 9/19/2014 at 4:51am

The Scots voted against independence yesterday. At the time the BBC called the referendum election, the No votes (those voting against the referendum for independence) had garnered 54% of the votes counted.

Alex Salmond, leader of the Scottish National Party and leader of the pro-independence movement, conceded the referendum loss late...

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Scotland’s fate decided by the young

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 5:30pm 9/18/2014 at 5:30pm

Today’s the day of Scotland’s historic vote on whether it should be an independent country after 307 years of membership in Great Britain.

This a simple majority vote, and is descri...

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Is an Independent Scotland at hand?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 4:31pm 8/26/2014 at 4:31pm

Could Scotland once again be an independent nation? They will if the Scottish National Party has their way. Just a few years ago, Scottish independence was a long shot, now, the argument appears to be in a dead heat.

According to The Guardian:

Last October, the yes/no split was 37% to 63%, suggesting...

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