“Grand Hotel” in Stockholm has issued a formal apology to the public and its customers for hosting the awards ceremony of the European prize of freedom among right-wing European politicians-populists. Previously, this event caused a wave of protest: thousands of people began to write complaints on the hotel, understate in social networks and to call for sanctions against the leadership of the hotel, reports CBS News.
“We recognize that was not to be events that took place on Friday evening (November 4 – Approx. NEWSru.com), and the same thing will not happen again. We can say that had to break the contract as soon as I realized that this event will create a strong reaction among both our guests and our employees”, – reads the statement of the hotel (quoted by Reuters).
4 Nov anti-immigration party “Democrats of Sweden” rented a luxury hotel for the ceremony of awarding the European prize of freedom. At the event, in particular, acted as the informal leader of the campaign for the withdrawal of Britain from the EU Nigel Farage, the leader of Swedish Democrats Jimmie Akesson.
As soon as this became known to the General public and the media, the hotel has faced a storm of angry messages on social media. Thus journalists note that employees of the hotel have given anonymous interviews, which criticized the events, while, according to them, some clients are “Grand Hotel” canceled reservation.
At the end of September this year in Moscow hosted the international conference of separatists called “the Dialogue of Nations. The right of peoples to self-determination and building a multipolar world”. The event was organized by the anti-Globalization movement of Russia (ADR), received the presidential grant in the amount of 3.5 million rubles. During the Congress, speakers discussed the potential independence of the American States of Texas and California.
In the framework of the Congress made Lewis Marinelli, head of the Yes California, which intends to 2019 to conduct a “referendum on independence” “Golden state”. The audience is even greater applause met Nate Smith, “the self-styled Minister of foreign Affairs,” Texas Chapter of the Texas Nationalist Movement, who promised that someday independent “lone star state” “will be able to formally exchange ambassadors with your free and independent countries”.