Waving flags at Chinese President’s passing car can get you arrested in the UK now

The activists, named as Sonam Choden, 30, and Jamphel Lhamo, 33, both from London, reportedly attempted to wave Tibetan flags at President Xi’s passing car, before being dragged away by police.

h/t ZD

  • Britain is a failed Chinese state, too?

    • FactsWillOut

      Putin should annex the place.

      • I’ll do it for Jesus.

        • FactsWillOut

          Better yet.

      • Make chess the national sport?

        • FactsWillOut

          Good idea.

          • Full contact chess?

          • FactsWillOut

            Yes. Played on a field with slaves, for preference.

          • I read somewhere (I believe it was a king in India) had actual dancing girls as chess pieces.

  • David

    But you can burn poppies at a remembrance day parade and crickets.

  • k

    The old whore Britain
    wants to show a bit of leg for…
    the business prospects from China…
    That’s all

  • Disgusting. What kind of a country is England now? Why did this happen?

    • FactsWillOut

      Everybody knows that the Dali Lama = Hitler. Duh.

  • Raymond Cameron

    Why did they arrest them? It wasn’t an offensive British flag…

  • FactsWillOut

    When flags are outlawed, only criminals will have flags. Makes life much simpler, don’t you agree?

    • pdxnag

      Without borders who needs flags?

      • FactsWillOut

        Flags are symbols of the imperial patriarchal capitalist oppressors.

  • The Butterfly

    If they were muslims doing some crazy muslim thing they would have been given police protection.

  • WalterBannon

    The soviet union of Britain

    They needs a bloody revolution

    • Xavier

      Too late.

  • Xavier

    Same thing would have happened if they’d waved the Union Jack.

  • Xavier

    “No free speech! No free speech! No free speech!” [snap click]
    “What do you mean I’m under arrest for practicing free speech?”