Mudcat Café message #3097742 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: Keith A of Hertford
18-Feb-11 - 04:30 AM
Thread Name: The Black Cloud of Islam by Roy Harper
Subject: RE: The Black Cloud of Islam by Roy Harper
Bono has been getting flak for supporting the song about shooting Boers.
Boers has become a derogatory word for whites in S Africa.
It has been described as a hate song, but he likens it to Irish rebel songs.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-12444061