International Politics


Any political discussions not directly related to Canada.
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Feb 29th, 2008
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Socialism Destroying South America
Venezuelas Chavez Concludes Whirlwind Latin America and Caribbean Tour Tuesday, Mar 13, 2007 By:... (by darkbeaver)
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Saudi Arabia expelling Canadian ambassador, suspending new trade POPULAR!
Saudi Arabia expelling Canadian ambassador, suspending new trade Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: August 5, 2018 Updated: August 5, 2018 10:29 PM EDT In this Nov. 26, 2017 file photo released by the state-run Saudi Press Agency,... (by spaminator)
17 hours ago by Hoid last post
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Global Capitalism; Greatest Scam in History
Going Bankrupt Why the Debt Crisis Is Now the Greatest Threat to the American Republic By Chalmers Johnson 23/01/08 "ICH' -- -- The military adventurers of the Bush administration have much in common with the... (by darkbeaver)
22 hours ago by Twin_Moose last post
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You really hate the Jews.
That is the stellar reply who has the nerve to call itself an 'adult'. Any mention of them in any light brings the same response from you. It is the card same 'anti-Semitic' card that always gets played you play when you have to get your 2... (by MHz)
1 day ago by DaSleeper 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 Walter last post
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Democracy again in Sweden
2002 and 2014 plus now in 2018 it want democracy preview people twice of roads it is the way on democracy with lŲfven as leadership perhaps I do believe socialism in campaign of 2022 do believing socialism wanna from capitalists. (by Christian)
1 day ago by Curious Cdn 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)
1 day ago by Christian last post
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Macron: It's time to cut this Napoleon down to size
To Mr Macron, as to so many of his compatriots, Brexit poses a huge existential challenge. It would be humiliating for France, for so long our greatest rival, if we made a success of our independence outside the EU while they ploughed joylessly on towards... (by Blackleaf)
2 days ago by Hoid last post
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The staggering hypocrisy of Hillary's attack on the Tories
Its hard to work out what is most galling about Hillarys latest act of haughty, self-righteous condemnation of people and politicians who think differently to her... ... (by Blackleaf)
2 days ago by spaminator last post
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meghan markle preggers
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2 days ago by MHz last post
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royal wedding
yeah I didn't watch either. ;) (by spaminator)
2 days ago by White_Unifier last post
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Might trumps right: Lessons learned by china in the opium wars ring true in us trade
Interesting article. When I lived in China, I found that even today, the Chinese people dread... (by White_Unifier)
3 days ago by Blackleaf last post
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Geldof: God gave rockíníroll to EU
Brexit is serious madness that will sound the death knell for the UKs booming music industry, Sir Bob Geldof and dozens of pop celebrities warn in an open letter to prime minister Theresa May. ... (by Blackleaf)
4 days ago by Blackleaf last post
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Why Plaid Cymru and the SNP love the EU
Whilst wanting, respectively, Wales and Scotland to leave the UK but remain in the EU, Plaid Cymru and the SNP are not true Welsh and Scottish nationalist parties.... ... (by Blackleaf)
5 days ago by coldstream last post
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Will Tump Tear up NAFTA??? POPULAR!
CTV is reporting that Trump is agitating about the current negotiations , saying again that NAFTA is the worst deal for the us. and other Trump language comments ( on Twitter of course ) Is voicing threats to tear it up. what do folks her... (by Ocean Breeze)
6 days ago by Bar Sinister last post
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Brazil swings to the right, setting the stage for a Trump-like leader
heh BRASILIA In a big, multiethnic country built by immigrants and slaves, a septuagenarian white male leader is riding a right-wing backlash... (by Locutus)
1 week ago by pgs 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 White_Unifier last post
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Betraying Brexit means violence and extremism for the UK
Our country is a stable land with a belief in democracy. We have not been invaded for 1,000 years. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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The Fight Against Fake News Continues
Like much news that's damaging to the Bush administration, the report came out on a Friday. "Remixed War Propaganda" by Micah Ian WrightSince then, it's gotten little media attention -- just 41 mentions in U.S. newspapers and wire stories, according to a... (by jjw1965)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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Putin, Russia and appeasement.
Not sure why no thread on/about the latest international accusations against Putin's gang. The military over there is working 24/7 to hack and damage institutions all over the world because Russia is dirt poor and they aren't happy about it. ... (by Hoid)
1 week ago by EagleSmack last post
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SYRIA: On going Horror POPULAR!
BREAKING NEWS A suspected chemical attack killed dozens of people in a rebel stronghold in Syria. Aid groups blamed the Assad government. Sunday, April 8, 2018 6:52 AM EST At least 42 people died and more than 500 others exhibited symptoms... (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by taxslave last post
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UK to host nationwide festival in 2022 to celebrate Brexit
Theresa May plans to evoke the spirit of the famous 1951 Festival of Britain with a 120 million nationwide celebration after Brexit ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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Iran, the USA, Human Rights, and Democracy.
I am constantly sickened by the folks on this forum who defend Iran and their quest for nuclear weapons, especially when they use the argument "the USA has thousands of nukes, so what if Iran wants a few. They are not so bad as the USA". Recently, I... (by Colpy)
2 weeks ago by Walter 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 White_Unifier last post
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Split over Bexit....Chaos in UK. POPULAR!
A split over Brexit shook Britain��s cabinet as Boris Johnson, the foreign secretary and Brexit hard-liner, quit over Theresa May��s approach ... (by Ocean Breeze)
2 weeks ago by MHz last post
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United Nations Inept, Corrupt and Indifferent
United Nations Inept, Corrupt and Indifferent Recently the leader of the free world, George W. Bush went to the United Nations, yet again, to address the general assembly. He implored the rest of the world to act responsibly and help in curtailing the... (by CDNBear)
2 weeks ago by Walter 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)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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The Corbynista A-Z of everything
The alphabet according to the Far-Left, Momentum-run, Corbynista Labour Party... ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Tecumsehsbones last post
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The secret document which kept the realities of the EU secret from the British people
As Theresa May prepares to face delegates at arguably the most fiercely divided Tory Party Conference for a generation in Birmingham next week, Express.co.uk examines the legacy of one of the most important documents in British political history. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Now the EU wants to turn off The Sun
The EU showing once again why the British people voted to leave... ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by 10larry last post
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Philippine President Mocks Trudeau
Trudeau mocked by Philippines Duterte Trudeau doesn't have many friends does he? (by EagleSmack)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Salzburg: the humiliation of British democracy
What we had here was not a friendly, diplomatic dinner and conference to discuss tough problems, as was advertised, but a strategically arranged spectacle at which the freely, fairly elected leader of the UK could be rinsed before the eyes of the world... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Tusk, Selmayr and the EUís Twitter diplomacy
Before he trashed Theresa Mays Brexit plan, Donald Tusk released an Instagram picture of him offering her some cake. Sorry, no cherries was his punchline a way of trolling the British. He thinks her Chequers plan cherry picks the single... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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The terrible price of a people's vote
To have a second referendum before the result of the first referendum has been fully enacted and given the time and space to take effect would not be an act of democracy, but of anti-democracy. It would be an attempt to usurp the largest democratic ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Now we know: the EU was lying about Ireland
For months the European Union has been whipping up fears about what Brexit might do to Ireland. As soon as negotiations between Theresa May and EU leaders began, the Irish border was invoked as an unfixable problem. As far as the EU was concerned,... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Why Brexitphobes are crap campaigners
Anti-Brexit campaigner and former financier Gina Miller proudly unveiled her new campaign this week, End the Chaos, a website and series of events designed to challenge false claims and make people more informed about the Brexit process.... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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EU dirty rats
Why Brussels has shown throughout Brexit negotiations just why 17.4 million Britons voted to leave... ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by DaSleeper last post
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Are Libertarians are becoming Fascists?
Not even sure if I entirely agree with this piece, but I do feel that some libertarians are more sympathetic to government to do their bidding than they care to admit. Whenever there is some draconian policy or debt spending initiative from Trump,... (by mentalfloss)
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 gopher last post
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Trump WARNS: " RUINATION" of CANADA
Trump warns he could cause the ruination of Canada Any question as t the FACT that the bloke is DANGEROUSLY VOLATILE ?? (by Ocean Breeze)
4 weeks ago by Twin_Moose last post
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The benefits of socialism. POPULAR!
Venezuela begins 2010 with electricity rationing Jan 2 03:35 PM US/Eastern Oil-rich Venezuela ushered in 2010 with new measures rationing electricity use in malls, businesses and billboards, as Hugo Chavez's government aimed to save power. ... (by Walter)
4 weeks ago by pgs last post
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Itís not just the moon landings. Everywhere, the PC brigade is rewriting history
It's not just in a new film about the moon landing in which the loony liberals are rewriting history... ... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by Said1 last post
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Irexit: New Irish political party aims to take Ireland out of the EU
A new political party has been launched in Ireland which aims to take the country out of the EU in the wake of Brexit. ... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by OpposingDigit last post
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Bob Woodward on teh Bush White House
And these are the people who conspired to create 9/11. Not a chance. One does have to worry about what Harper is... (by sanch)
4 weeks ago by Walter last post
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National Poll Gives Kerry Solid Lead - LA Times
Jun 10, 3:01 AM (ET) WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrat John Kerry has a solid lead over President Bush among voters nationwide, according to a Los Angeles Times poll on Thursday that cited widespread unease over the country's direction, Iraq policies... (by moghrabi)