Dear Gillian There’s no need to be so ‘measured’ and ‘reasonable’! Otherwise, it seems like we are meeting on a Psyche Ward – and I
As Lenin famously commented ‘fascism is capitalism in decline’. Capitalism in the hands of the bourgeoisie is itself fascistic, and a dictatorial, intolerant and racist
Many people in the West have no idea that Chinese Buddhism (even under Communism), insists that its practitioners follow a strictly vegetarian (or vegan) diet, and that compassion toward all beings (including animals) is a primary practice.
One manner in which the neo-Nazi movement has tried to ingratiate itself into the minds of mainstream Russians, has been through its campaigning against alleged sex-offenders and paedophiles – but this has been a front to attack anyone the neo-Nazis believe are ‘soft’ on immigration and not in favour of racist policies. Videos show Maxim Martsinkevich beating ordinary Russians (of any ethnic background) whilst screaming obscenities at them, and when lying bloodied on the ground – he urinates on them.
This barbarous act has had a tremendously negative effect upon the psychology of the Chinese community in London (and beyond), and is tantamount in experience to a racial attack, or a hate-crime, but as usual, the mainstream UK remains indifferent to a prominent section of its population.
Wearing a poppy is nothing less than supporting capitalism and imperialism, and has absolutely ‘nothing’ to do with ‘respect’ for British military veterans. If the British government really respected the young working class men and women it routinely sends to fight and die in foreign lands, then it would not have cut veteran benefits or medical in the first place.