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1. Morrissey has song titles and lyrics such as “Bengali In Platforms” and “National Front Disco”.

2. In Johnny Rogan’s biography of Morrissey he claims in his late teens the singer, wrote “I don’t hate Pakistanis, but I dislike them immensely”

3.  At the 1992 Madness Madstock! reunion concert at Finsbury Park, London, Morrissey appeared on stage draped in the Union Jack Flag with a backdrop for this performance of two female skinheads.  

4.  In the early days of the Smiths Morrissey is quoted as saying “”all reggae is vile”.

5. “Britain’s a terribly negative place. And it hammers people down and it pulls you back and it prevents you. Also, with the issue of immigration, it’s very difficult because although I don’t have anything against people from other countries, the higher the influx into England the more the British identity disappears.”  NME, 2007

Which one is being reffered to?

Why are people still so shocked????  


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