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Old 26th August 2019, 11:54 AM   #2333
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Originally Posted by Craig4 View Post
Yes, at the moment, you're either on the country's side or you're not. Among other things, not being on the country's side means you're for someone who in addition to being a traitor is also a racist. That makes his supporters racists as well.
I'm pretty sure you don't speak for "the country". And what exactly do you imagine this "country's side" even is, if the people in that country are split on the issue roughly 50/50?
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