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Old Sep 16th 2017, 5:38 am   #16
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I firmly believe this is one of the unstated reasons for Brexit. The fear of imported terrorism via migration mandated by EU refugee quotas and free movement. I don't agree with it, but I think it was a basis for many if not most Brexit voters. Today's event probably solidified that decision in many of those voters' minds
Certainly does not help, I think it is unfair to actually hold the EU's feet to the fire on this particular one.
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Old Sep 16th 2017, 5:41 am   #17
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I'm not aware of ANY that can be blamed on the EU.
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Old Sep 16th 2017, 5:44 am   #18
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I'm not aware of ANY that can be blamed on the EU.
In the EU or UK?
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I agree it certainly is unfair, but I think that's what many Brexiters think.
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In the EU or UK?
Anywhere.
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Anywhere.
If Merkel can be said to equal the EU?
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Oh, I get it. Daily Express mentality. Right, then.
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I firmly believe this is one of the unstated reasons for Brexit. The fear of imported terrorism via migration mandated by EU refugee quotas and free movement. I don't agree with it, but I think it was a basis for many if not most Brexit voters. Today's event probably solidified that decision in many of those voters' minds

There is not any evidence to support your views.
The UK is not governed by any EU refugee quotas, once again it is just another brexit myth grasped by the ignorant.

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There is not any evidence to support your views.
The UK is not governed by any EU refugee quotas, once again it is just another brexit myth grasped by the ignorant.
Ahem.

I think a more rigorous reading of Richard's post might be in order.
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Ahem.

I think a more rigorous reading of Richard's post might be in order.
What does " I firmly believe mean " ?
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What does " I firmly believe mean " ?
He believes the same as you and I. E.g Our Nige's spurious migrant poster campaign etc influenced the Brexit vote.
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I grew up with the IRA bombing London and other English towns. I wonder what the BE discussion would have been like then?
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I grew up with the IRA bombing London and other English towns. I wonder what the BE discussion would have been like then?
I was living in the East End during part of this time, difficult to believe that there the would have been apologists, but sure there would have been, you could of course go back further and ask about Battle of Cable Street etc.
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