International Politics


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Feb 29th, 2008
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Brexit 2019: the Good, Bad and could-turn-Ugly options POPULAR!
Nobody knows what might happen with Brexit next week. So all forecasts for 2019 should be taken with a kilo of salt (if the Remainiac survivalists havent stockpiled all of the white stuff already). That said, here are three possible outcomes anyway: a... (by Blackleaf)
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Refugee Crisis POPULAR!
Here's a proposal. How bout each country in the EU agree to take in 1/2 of 1% of their population per year for two years, and encourage non-EU countries to do the same? That'd take care of at least 3.5 million over two years. (by Tecumsehsbones)
2 hours ago by TalkingTogheter last post
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3 votes for May but 1 for the People?
Teresa May wants a third vote for Brexit The People have only had one? Let the People Vote. (by Hoid)
4 hours ago by Tecumsehsbones last post
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The greatest fraud ever perpetrated on the British people
MPs were issued an instruction by the British people. Given the Byzantine complexity of the Brexit process, it would be foolish to pretend it was a simple one. But it was clear. They were told to withdraw the UK from the European Union. ... (by Blackleaf)
5 hours ago by Blackleaf last post
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Remainers are overestimating the number of marchers for second referendum
The People's Vote campaign has been accused of "overestimating" by Brexiteers after claiming one million people took part in a march through London in support of a second referendum. ... (by Blackleaf)
7 hours ago by Curious Cdn last post
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800 years of democracy is unravelling before our very eyes
Don't be deceived by the lack of violence or the comparative good manners of those now seizing control. This is a coup, and what is at stake is the nature and legitimacy of Parliament itself. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 day ago by Serryah last post
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Yanks say we're a nation of racist dimwits. But that's not us. That's the US
YOUD be forgiven for watching the chaos in Parliament over the past few weeks and throwing up your hands in exasperated despair. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 day ago by Hoid last post
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Lorry drivers bring motorways to a standstill in protest against Brexit delay
BRITS were hit by motorway chaos after lorry drivers brought roads to a standstill in protest at the Brexit date being pushed back. There was traffic mayhem in... (by Blackleaf)
2 days ago by Cliffy last post
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Venezuela : Leadership Crisis 6 Attachment(s) POPULAR!
Maduro expels US diplomats as rival claims Venezuelan presidency (by Ocean Breeze)
2 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Russia-U.S. "Relations" & Maneuverings POPULAR!
Russia targeted US-backed media while GOP senators visited Moscow ... (by Ocean Breeze)
3 days ago by TalkingTogheter last post
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Well, we do discussion about the EU
Speaking of the future in view. It was about the economic part that was really successful if the whole EU voted yes to a common state union. In my section and the whole point of view has been a capitalist union when neoliberalism is great today. Perhaps... (by TalkingTogheter)
3 days ago by spaminator last post
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Cancer of Terrorism hits New Zealand
New Zealand mosque attack death toll increases to 50 Caring thoughts to all New Zealanders. You are family. Will not presume the pain , grief and... (by Ocean Breeze)
4 days ago by TalkingTogheter last post
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That India-Pakistan thing
India claims airstrikes on Pakistan 'terror camps' across disputed Kashmir border (by Twin_Moose)
5 days ago by TalkingTogheter last post
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Immigration to EU will to end
Every Christians of Europe pray to politicians to stop immigration from military conflicts zone to not help muslims over our border of the EU and you did thought????????????? !!!! Migrants wants crime of Europe. (by TalkingTogheter)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Young people, rise up - for Brexit!
19-year-old Steven Edginton says young people need to rise up for Brexit and join the March to Leave from Sunderland to London from 16th to 29th March... Young... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by spaminator last post
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Italy opens probe into death of 'bunga bunga' model
Italy opens probe into death of 'bunga bunga' model Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
1 week ago by spaminator last post
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Report: Ex-Putin adviser who died after fall in U.S. had broken neck
Report: Ex-Putin adviser who died after fall in U.S. had broken neck Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
1 week ago by Hoid last post
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Australia Must Protect Itself From Home-Grown Terror
Australia Must Protect Itself From Home-Grown Terror The anti-terror laws proposed by the Howard government, have brought in their wake the civil libertarians' nightmares that these laws will destroy civil liberties, freedom of speech and assembly, and... (by kotzabasis)
1 week ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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That Pesky North Korea Issue POPULAR!
North Korea making missile-ready nuclear weapons, U.S. analysts say Now that Kim is feeling cornered..... he might behave even more erratically than usual. Kim is very... (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by Twin_Moose last post
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Why is Canada so soft?
This whole Huawei thing however it turns out with Mcacallum looking all weak and stuff really shows me how weak we look internationally. We hold this one lady due to an international incident and China goes full retard in its treatment of Canadians in... (by Johnnny)
1 week ago by spaminator last post
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Malaysia won't drop case against Vietnamese woman in killing of Kim Jong Un's brother
Malaysia won't drop case against Vietnamese woman in killing of Kim Jong Un's brother Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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Guessing Game on Next US Supreme Court Candidate
Although I had nothing against Miers since I am a moderate conservative, it appears things now are shaping up nicely for a suitable candidate who all Republicans will be in agreement with. We surely do not want to be divided amungst ourselves. ... (by Nascar_James)
1 week ago by spaminator last post
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Alleged killer of North Korean leader's half brother Kim Jong Nam freed
Alleged killer of North Korean leader's half brother Kim Jong Nam freed Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
1 week ago by Serryah last post
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Why I, as Queen of Woke, applaud the prospect of a Royal lesbian power couple
Titania McGrath amassed a huge following on Twitter thanks to a ludicrous – yet all-too-plausible – stream of ‘right-on’ commentary for a Millennial generation. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Itís scandalous for rebellious MPs to say the Brexit vote is worthless
Some MPs dont want Brexit. And they dont want to respect the Referendum result. And they have a cunning plan. Oliver Letwin, one of the nicest and cleverest people in politics, and another Conservative MP called Nick Boles, plan to support a move to... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Poll shows support for No Deal Brexit is growing
Support for a no-deal Brexit is growing in the face of the EU's refusal to help salvage Theresa May's deal, according to a new poll. A survey by ComRes found that 44 per cent of the public now believe the UK should leave without a deal if Brussels... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Brexiteer MP and crazy Remainer author have bust-up on live TV
Mark Francois, the Conservative MP for Rayleigh and Wickford and the Deputy Leader of the pro-Brexit ERG, and left-wing author Will Self had a bust-up on the BBC's Politics Live after Self made a disgusting slur against 17,410,742 voters... ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by DaSleeper last post
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MPs must not now be allowed to overrule us
The time for kicking the can down the road has come to an end and MPs especially in the governing party have to look over the edge at the train of events that they are going to set off if they dont hold out for No Deal and leaving on 29th... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Uncle Rich's A to Z of remain
An A-Z of Brexit according to Remainers, listing the lexicon of doublespeak and some of the leading runners and riders, in dictionary form. You’ll find the real meaning of each expression in italics . . . ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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The UK defeated the EU. You should be demanding surrender terms, not offering them
Someone courageous with cunning and a devout belief in Brexit needs to come back to Brussels. That much should also be obvious. Independence must be immediate and... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Deal or no deal, hereís why Brexit cannot be stopped
The UK political commentariat are a lazy bunch. Brexit is one of their biggest topics in decades a bonanza that any amateur can pitch in on yet remarkably few have got to grips with the key texts. If they had, they would realise Brexit is at... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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British economy set to overtake Germany's as Europe's largest - due to Brexit
The public finances are on the mend, recording a healthy surplus in January on booming tax receipts. Employment is at record levels (32.6 million), with real wage growth at a two-year high. Despite a global slowdown, Britain expanded 1.4 per cent... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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We ought to be ashamed of our slippery, spineless, arrogant, shifty MPs
Democratic honesty is being casually abandoned by a knot of pro-Brussels obsessives who think they can do whatever they like. And they suppose we wont notice! ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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If Brexit is disastrous, how come Europe's firms have DOUBLED their stake in the UK?
A visitor from Mars tuning into events in Britain in recent months would rightly be shocked by the political paralysis in Westminster, the calamitous state of the motor industry, and the mortal damage to immediate business confidence caused by Brexit... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Theresa Mayís bung shows she still doesnít understand Brexit
In pro-Remain circles, there is an obsession with the economic dimension of Brexit. What will it do to jobs? The amount of time lorries have to wait at Dover? Will we have to pay 7 to visit Europe post-Brexit? What about data-roaming charges when were... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Syriaously?? POPULAR!
Facts Matter: Cameron‚s Claim on Moderate Syrian Rebels Comes Up Short World Powers to Push for Lifting Sieges in Syria ‚ Naharnet (by MHz)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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As the Church of England plans prayers to mark Brexit...
The Church of England is planning to hold five days of prayer to mark Britains departure from the EU. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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Remainers warn of kebab shortages. But they just want to stop Brexit
I have few doubts that there might be one or two inconveniences in the first month or so after we leave with No Deal. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Norwegians can't afjord to miss out on Britain's economy, skills and fairness
The UK is already the third-largest destination for Norwegian investment, and now theyre putting in more. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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Trade WAR??!! POPULAR!
Trump administration slaps tariffs on $50B US of China imports China is retaliating....dollar for dollar. Trump administration slaps tariffs on $50B US of China imports | CBC News Meanwhile CDA , the EU seem unified in their retaliation... (by Ocean Breeze)
3 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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Peopleís Vote campaigners know theyíre championing a lost cause
Although they may not admit it when pressed on Sky News or the BBC, those proposing a Peoples Vote are not oblivious to the risks attached. The likes of Umunna, Soubry et al. know that the idea that the elite failed to implement the verdict of 2016 would... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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Benjamin Netanyahu Facing CHARGES
Benjamin Netanyahu to be hit with charges of corruption, bribery **************** and from another... (by Ocean Breeze)
3 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Royals now cost each person just 62p each year
Bargain ... the Royals cost less than two first class stamps a year Royals cost Brits 62p each year By SEBASTIAN LANDER June 28, 2007 (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Gantzís effort to bring down Netanyahu
Gantzs effort to bring down Netanyahu may hinge on AIPAC and a Palestinian party (by MHz)
3 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Cocaine production for the CIA
Bolivian President Slams US Aid Supplies to Venezuela as Double Standards MONTEVIDEO (Sputnik) - The United States is demonstrating double standards toward Venezuela, by... (by MHz)