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Parliament Campaigner Dies

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Parliament Campaigner Dies

Brian Haw, the 'peace' campaigner, who camped outside Parliament has died in Germany.
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nadger
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Re: Parliament Campaigner Dies

I see that he died of lung cancer and one wonders if the years of traffic pollution, in Parliament Square, was the cause.
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Apparently he went to Germany for treatment.  I wonder why Undecided Undecided
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Re: Parliament Campaigner Dies

Whether you agree with his protest or not he certainly had some courage to stick it out that long considering he was on his own.
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Re: Parliament Campaigner Dies

He was the visible conscience of our society for years - which is why the politicians and the police harrassed him so much.
@nadger: No, he was a heavy smoker.
@artmo: Just curious; why did you put the word 'peace' in inverted commas?