The Conservative Association which caused outrage by burning an effigy of Barack Obama have previously torched a likeness of Nelson Mandela on numerous occasions and toasted Apartheid at their annual dinners. The group at St Andrews University have been excoriated for the racial insensitivities of the stunt — but the burning of Mandela, which occurred most recently in 2005, recalls student posters and t-shirts from the 1980s:

The Federation of Conservative Students was subsequently shut down by Norman Tebbitt for being too right wing.

With societies still going out of their way to shame the party, perhaps it’s time for CCHQ to step in?

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