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Among many huge issues facing English rugby, 'Swing Low' is the least of them

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Full backing: England fans are often heard to sing 'Swing Low' in a bid to support their side

Full backing: England fans are often heard to sing 'Swing Low' in a bid to support their side

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Maro Itoje

Maro Itoje

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Full backing: England fans are often heard to sing 'Swing Low' in a bid to support their side

From an early age, every American child is taught at school that the first President of the United States of America was George Washington.

A hero and a patriot and a man of great physical and moral courage. The leader of the American forces in the War of Independence. One of the founding fathers of the United States of America and a signatory of the Declaration of Independence. Without doubt, the most iconic figure and figurehead in the United States. Washington's ethics, sense of values and moral compass are forever enshrined in the fabric of the American nation and in the DNA of his antecedents.

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