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#MarxMustFall – why it’s time to tear down the Marx mausoleum
It’s time to knock down Nelson’s column. So says broadcaster Afua Hirsch in The Guardian. His historic defence of slavery makes him, we are told, a ‘white supremacist’. I accept that by modern standards Nelson had some unpalatable views, his contribution to improving the representation of disabled people notwithstanding. So, truthfully, did most historic figures.…