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Wednesday 18 October 2017

Ian O'Doherty: Well, it's that time of the year again...

Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

Where do you stand on the poppy? Do you think it's an appropriate mark of respect and gratitude for those brave men and women who died for freedom?

Or do you think that the poppy represents colonialism and triumphalism at its worst; an example of all that is wrong with Britain and her allies?

Or do you fall into the same category as Jon Snow, who recognises the true meaning of the poppy but doesn't like being bullied into wearing it?

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