International Politics


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Feb 29th, 2008
1 hour ago by gopher 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)
1 day ago by MHz last post
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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)
1 day ago by Cliffy 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)
2 days ago by Blackleaf last post
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Donít believe the EUís fairy stories
The result of four decades of EU membership is to make fairy tales our lingua dodgy. Thats alarming for anyone who believes that politicians should focus on the disastrous economic situation of a country which can neither pay its way in the world nor... (by Blackleaf)
2 days ago by Blackleaf last post
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Brexiteers waking up!
www.youtube.com/watch?v=uw6JVF_3I0U It would seem that some foolish Brexiteers genuinely believed that the UK could leave the EU while they could stil keep their EU citizenship? What the hell kind of logic do your public schools teach your kids? If... (by White_Unifier)
3 days ago by Blackleaf last post
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Time To Go
Time To Go Venezuela Times 15 February 2019 ... (by Blackleaf)
3 days ago by Serryah last post
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Toothless Tuskís Ďhellí outburst proves his contempt for Brits
Toothless Tusk's "hell" outburst just shows his contempt for British voters and democracy... ... (by Blackleaf)
3 days ago by Blackleaf last post
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Forget Project Fear. It's actually Project Cheer
Why all the Brexit gloom? Forget the 'Eeyores', just take a look at the figures... ... (by Blackleaf)
4 days ago by MHz last post
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Canada wtf ?
STOP KISSING US ASS. US has No friends, just... (by NZDoug)
5 days ago by Danbones 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)
1 week ago by Curious Cdn last post
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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)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Eurovision has revealed the hypocrisy of those on the left wing
The double standards of those lefties wanting the BBC to boycott this year's Eurovision Song Contest... ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Jean-Claude Juncker embodies everything Britain detests about the EU
You want to understand why Britain voted Leave? Here is an explanation in three words. Jean. Claude. Juncker. There he was again this week, reminding us of all the self-satisfied, antiquated and anti-British attitudes that we rejected in 2016. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Comrade Corbyn revealed as a proud Brexiteer in footage from 2009 ó and a hypocrite
Jeremy Corbyn might be acting like a Remainer now that we are actually leaving the EU, but we know that's not always been the case. Many people know he's been a Eurosceptic for decades - as video footage from 2009 proves... ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Jinentonix last post
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How should Canada respond to a No-deal Brexit?
How should Canada respond to a No-deal Brexit? (by White_Unifier)
1 week ago by spaminator last post
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'(HE) TOUCHED ME EVERYWHERE': Former Costa Rican president Oscar Arias accused of sex
'(HE) TOUCHED ME EVERYWHERE': Former Costa Rican president Oscar Arias accused of sexually assaulting nuclear disarmament activist Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Germans owe Britain a great debt, says Bild editor
Anti-Brexit politicians across the EU ignore the great debt that Germany, and the whole Continent, owes Britain... ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Danbones last post
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It isnít Britain thatís nostalgic for Empire Ė itís Ireland
After gaining its independence from Britain, why is it that the Republic of Ireland now craves domination by the EU? ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Danbones last post
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Let's go for No Deal - and get Juncker on the methylated spirits
JUST when I feel my faith in Brexit wavering, the European Union acts like a playground bully demanding dinner money from the class weakling and I remember why we yearn to break free. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Ocean Breeze 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)
2 weeks ago by pgs last post
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Why the EU still doesnít understand the 2016 referendum result
Almost all elite Brexit opinion, in Europe as in Britain, is built on the premise that somebody on the other side of the Channel is going to do something profoundly against his own self-interest... Europe still thinks Britain will come out worse from... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Why are we allowing ourselves to be held to ransom by has-been Irish militants?
Derrys recent car bomb underscores a curious omission in all the Brexit argy-bargy about a hard border. Throughout, neither May, nor Barnier, nor even Varadkar ever utters the letters I, R and A. Yet the scummy residue of this vanquished potato blight... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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China
CHINA !!~ AMAZING~FOOD~FOR~THOUGHT. !! China has 19% of the worlds population, but consumes ... 53% of the world's cement 48% of the world's iron ore 47% of the world's coal ... and the majority of just about every other major commodity. In... (by Durry)
2 weeks ago by Jinentonix last post
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China (Huawei ).USA-CDA Legal Entanglements.
U.S. charges Huawei, proceeding with Meng extradition from Canada ************ from another source: US hits Huawei with charges of fraud and stealing trade... (by Ocean Breeze)
2 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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Taliban attack on school leaves 141 dead POPULAR!
Can there be ant justification for killing kids???? (by #juan)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Amid the battle for Brexit, remember Rrexit Day
Yet amid the current battle over Brexit, it is worth recalling what happened 370 years ago. Because what is at stake today is not just the UKs future relations with the European Union or trade deals with the world. It is democracy itself, the... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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The Brexit Party
Nigel Farage has endorsed a brand new pro-Brexit political party and warned Theresa May he will 'step back into the fray' if exit day is delayed from March 29. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Danbones last post
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A quick reminder of what freedom of speech means
For those who have forgotten... A quick reminder of what freedom of speech means Ross Greer, Graham Linehan, Tommy Robinson all must have the liberty to speak. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by DaSleeper last post
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Afghanistan : Current Status
Afghan president calls for direct talks with Taliban; U.S. tentatively agrees to withdraw troops (by Ocean Breeze)
3 weeks ago by Danbones last post
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The Evils of Socialism
Hospitals. Public education. Police. Fire and emergency medical services. Health care. (by Tecumsehsbones)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Fintan OíToole could not be more wrong about Brexit
Meet Fintan O'Toole, the Irish author and journalist whose sneering at Leavers smacks of the aristocratic elitism that Remainers are renowned for... ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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To Lefties, Britain is ALWAYS the bad guy even when we fight Nazis
lefty's pathetic attempts to excuse the vandalism of the Bomber Command memorial... ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Former Scottish leader Alex Salmond charged with attempted rape
Former Scottish leader Alex Salmond charged with attempted rape Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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By the Way. . .
Blackshirt's whimpering and moaning notwithstanding, the British Parliament is under no legal obligation to obey a popular referendum. (by Tecumsehsbones)
3 weeks ago by Danbones 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)
3 weeks 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)
3 weeks ago by Twin_Moose last post
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How socialism turned oil-rich Venezuela into a basket case POPULAR!
Life isnt much fun these days in the worlds socialist paradise. If you had to choose a country you didnt want to live in, Venezuela would be near the top of... (by Glacier)
4 weeks ago by MHz last post
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get the UN out of the USA
Almost forgot, damn this is going to take a long time to do. Best get started eh? Is the United Nations a world blessing or the peoples nemesis? January 22,... (by MHz)
4 weeks ago by darkbeaver last post
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'Cuba Will Continue to Commit the Sin of Existing'
by Fidel Castro Speech given by Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, President of the Republic of Cuba to a crowd of 1.3 million people at the International May Day Celebration in Revolution Square on May 1, 2005. Listen, hold on for just a bit... (by peapod)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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No Deal Brexit is the best deal for Britain
Every day we are bombarded with claims that a No Deal Brexit would spell disaster. But those predicting... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Nostalgic? Me? No, itís Remainers who cling to the past
Of all the sore-loser descriptions of Brexiteers that have been doing the weary rounds for the past two years among Remainers, its hard to know which one least applies to me. On balance, however, I think it would have to be nostalgic. ... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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The genteel spa town united by utter contempt of our political class
49% of Harrogate voted Leave in the referendum and 51% voted Remain. But whereas the North Yorkshire spa town is split right down the middle when it comes to Brexit, there is one thing it is united on - an utter contempt for our preening political... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by Tecumsehsbones last post
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What will be the options on the next Brexit referendum?
Will it be a repeat of the last referendum or a choice between two different Brexit options? (by White_Unifier)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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The pro-EU lobby has made it fashionable to loathe the old
I see Remoaners are keeping it classy. (For clarification: by Remoaners I dont mean the 16.1million of my fellow citizens who voted Remain I mean the far smaller number of Remainers who devote their every waking hour to trying to scupper the Brexit... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by DaSleeper last post
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Free Speech Under Attack?
(by mrmom2)