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Stay classy, Tories.
@flowerysong I think I’m missing something. Is there a special meaning associated to the number 28?
@Sylvhem @flowerysong Very famous in UK politics, but not so well known outside:https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Section_28
@ghost_bird Oh, I heard of those, but didn’t make the connection. Thanks for explaining this!
uk politics, homophobia, explaining for the US Show more
@flowerysong wow that's fucked up.
(Section 28 was an anti-LGBTQ law which banned the promotion of LGBTQ activities and was only repealed 20 years ago). https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Section_28
@bunny_jane @flowerysong 2000 in Scotland, but it took a further 3 years for it to be repealed in England and Wales.
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