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What John Hirst Taught Us About Our Pathetic Leaders

by | 12th, February 2011

THAT John Hirst is a murdering racist is matter of public record. But can we at least admire his achievement in getting out MPs to face the problem with European laws? The European Court of Human Rights agreed with Hirst that banning prisoners from voting was wrong. The big debate ensues: should all prisoners, whatever their crime, be banned from voting?

It took an odious individual like Hirst to make the politicos debate the rules they agreed to:

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