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The SNP’s Alyn Smith will launch the #showthewall petition in partnership with the global activism network Avaaz, which has 44m members in 194 countries.Smith, who sits on the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee, said the absence of the so-called “separation barrier” from Google Maps appeared “deliberate and excessive”. ...."
Read more about this push from Smith, a contender for the Scottish National Party's deputy leadership, by clicking on the caption.
We all know what that "Celtic fans' Palestinian flag protest" entailed, of course.
Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign chief Napier explained it thus:
George Galloway had this comment:
And blogger Edgar Davidson has this graphic one here that's worth 1000 words:
As most readers will know, Glasgow's footie teams, "Celtic" and "Rangers," have histories rooted in sectarianism: "Celtic" football club has Glaswegian Irish Catholic roots and "Rangers" Protestant ones. It would seem that the support for Palestinian nationalism that became evident in Irish Republican circles in the 1970s, and persists in the Irish Palestine Solidarity Campaign, which is among the most vicious of the PSC's branches and imitators, along with an unhealthy dose of antisemitism that arguably stems from traditional Catholic Church influences, drives much of this hostility towards Israel, abetted by Muslim anti-Israel sentiment in Scotland.
The comments beneath this Facebook post by Gorgeous George will help to explain the latter point:
And the stench persists:
And gains momentum:
Looks like young Cameron Gore (comment directly above) has no qualms about displaying racist antisemitism.
And as for Tina (see the final comment shown here), just fancy that!
Here at left is the fanatic's present profile pic.
Very eloquent as to the endgame, eh?
I blogged recently about the latest anti-Israel Hatefest in Scotland.
So (magnificently) did David Collier, here
It's stuff that shows the puerile mindset of the anti-Israel set.
And the damnable self-importance of "Artists for Palestine".
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25 August 2016: The SPSC chief's obscene characterisation of Israel in the wake of the Italian earthquake gets lots of likes and shares: