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by laundryman
Fri Feb 17, 2012 6:17 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Can there be a resolution to the Falklands/Malvinas issue.
Replies: 151
Views: 24982

Re: Can there be a resolution to the Falklands/Malvinas issu

Quite simply it can be proven through historical records that the settlers on the islands were NOT evicted by the British. In fact there is a lot of evidence to say that not only were they not evicted, but they were actively encouraged to stay on the island, which many of them did. The orders issued...
by laundryman
Sat Feb 11, 2012 11:19 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Can there be a resolution to the Falklands/Malvinas issue.
Replies: 151
Views: 24982

Re: Can there be a resolution to the Falklands/Malvinas issu

This is why there can be no resolution to the Falklands Issue (And i have no qualms about using the name Falklands, and not using the name Malvinas at all. The Islands were called Falklands 100 years before the Argentines started using then name Malvinas, which is in fact from the French - Maluines....
by laundryman
Sat Feb 11, 2012 11:07 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Can there be a resolution to the Falklands/Malvinas issue.
Replies: 151
Views: 24982

Re: Can there be a resolution to the Falklands/Malvinas issu

(the most recent example being David Cameron accusing Argentina of colonialism http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-16617666).. From the standpoint of me looking at a map, they should clearly belong to Argentina. But people override territory. If the people want British Rule, so be it. If people w...
by laundryman
Tue Jan 24, 2012 8:09 pm UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: Can there be a resolution to the Falklands/Malvinas issue.
Replies: 151
Views: 24982

Re: Can there be a resolution to the Falklands/Malvinas issu

The Argentine claim on the Falkland Islands is based on a skewed and incorrect version of history which they teach to their young from a very early age. They even altered their maps to show the Falklands as their own. It is designed to support spurious claims over the Falklands, but also remember th...

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