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Old 13 April 2009, 09:49 AM
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Originally Posted by Troberg View Post
While Churchill might be considered a hero on England, he is often strongly disliked in the colonies, where he used a very heavy hand. For instance, he is not as admired in Africa or Ireland (both of these examples based on anecdotal evidence).

He is pretty unpopular in South Wales, too (google 'Tonypandy Riot').
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