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Maxine Peake’s bizarre George Floyd claim

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Is Israel to blame for the tragic killing of George Floyd by police in Minnesota this year? It’s not a question that has crossed many people’s minds as protests have swept across America in reaction to the unarmed man’s death.

For certain sections of the left though, a connection with Israel can always be found.

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