International Politics


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Feb 10th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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Turkish censorship now reaches into Germany
POLITICO Europe Verified account ‏@POLITICOEurope German court upholds ruling banning German... (by Locutus)
Feb 10th, 2017 by Kreskin last post
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Swedish school that took the most migrants is now a crime-ridden hellhole
imagine my shock. Expressen..se reports that the school winning the Värnhem School Peace Prize for having received the highest number of newly arrived pupils in Malmö now looks like a prison. Its a hellhole of criminality. Criminals are trying... (by Locutus)
Feb 10th, 2017 by Johnnny last post
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Exclusive: Syria’s Assad tells Yahoo News some refugees are ‘definitely’ terrorists
Exclusive: Syrias Assad tells Yahoo News some refugees are definitely terrorists I say let them in: ...and when they do a... (by Danbones)
Feb 10th, 2017 by Locutus last post
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Anti-Muslim poster clouds Swiss citizenship vote
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Feb 10th, 2017 by Danbones last post
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It’s not a wall, it’s an aesthetic perimeter
When you're building walls INSIDE your cities, you've already fallen. Paris is spending 20 million euros ($22 million) to build a protective barrier around the Eiffel Tower to replace temporary structures that were put up after a series of terror... (by Locutus)
Feb 9th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Most Europeans agree with Trump on Muslim immigration
A new survey by British organisation Chatham House shows there is an underlying reservoir of public support within Europe of Trump's Muslim immigration policy.... What Do Europeans Think About Muslim Immigration? 07 February 2017 ... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 9th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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British House of Commons finally backs Brexit
MPs have voted to back the government's plan to start formal talks on Brexit by the end of March next year. They also supported a Labour motion calling for Parliament to "properly scrutinise" the government in its proposals for leaving the EU. ... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 7th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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DiEM 25 - A Manifesto for the EU
For all their concerns with global competitiveness, migration and terrorism, only one prospect truly terrifies the Powers of Europe: Democracy! "Our four principles: No European people can be free as long as anothers democracy is violated No... (by tay)
Feb 7th, 2017 by gopher last post
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“Islamophobia”: Kuwait imposes visa ban on five Muslim-majority nations
The Kuwaiti Government has asked would-be migrants from the five banned nations not to apply for visas, as Kuwait City is worried about the possible migration of radical Islamic terrorists. But the U.S. is not allowed to have a similar concern.... (by Locutus)
Feb 5th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Sanctions should be imposed on Tel Aviv for the settlement expansion
Federica Mogherini, the EU Bloc's foreign policy chief, released on Wednesday a strongly worded statement decrying continued settlement expansion, which she noted is "illegal under international law". The EU "deeply regrets that Tel Aviv is proceeding... (by selfsame)
Feb 5th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Indians are getting post-truth history about Winston Churchill
With regard to Churchill, it’s the sign of a self-confident people that they can ascribe greatness to people who actively disliked them, as we do for the anglophobic Thomas Jefferson, Napoleon Bonaparte and Charles de Gaulle. But after such splendid... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 4th, 2017 by Machjo last post
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A refugee policy that costs the taxpayer nothing.
The government should not be giving refugees money. Instead, let them in to fend for themselves: www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4gURZQPW4U This is how to do it. (by Machjo)
Feb 4th, 2017 by Kreskin last post
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Memo to anyone who voted Trump or Brexit - paedophile-loving Ewan McGregor hates you
I was supposed to interview the actor Ewan McGregor today. We’ve met a few times. Once at Soho House in Los Angeles with our families, another time as we disembarked a plane, also in LA, and walked together for 15 minutes to passport control. On... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 4th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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The unpalatable truth is that the EU is more bigoted than Trump's America
The hypocrisy of the leaders of many EU countries, including Angela Merkel and her cheerleaders among the British liberal elite, turns my stomach. For the truth is that their anger over the new Presidents ban is outrageously two-faced... PETER... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 4th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Dear Britain, Do not join the EEA, Love from Norway
On Friday morning the High Court chose to block a legal case that sought to make triggering Article 127 of the European Economic Area (EEA) Treaty subject to parliamentary authorisation. Yes, there are Remainers who wish to see the whole Article 50... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 4th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Boris Johnson: Brexit frees us to build a truly global Britain
We cannot leave Europe in the proper sense of that word that is geographically, emotionally, culturally impossible; and we will remain key players in all kinds of intergovernmental cooperation with our European friends and partners. But we can... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 4th, 2017 by Kathie Bondar last post
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Germany, EU Taxpayers on Hook for $46 Billion For Muslim Migrant Matters
wow...what a colossal waste of time and money this soap opera has been so far. Forty-six billion: Thats the number of dollars taxpayers in Germany and across the European Union will have to shell out to deal with matters caused by Muslim... (by Locutus)
Feb 3rd, 2017 by Locutus last post
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German Islamists come to BLOWS in row over who is more RADICAL
Hahahaha...who's the biggest snackbar! ONE of Germanys most infamous Islamists has been accused of beating up a fellow extremist - in a row over who was the most radical. Pierre Vogel, a 38-year-old who converted to Islam in 2001, is considered... (by Locutus)
Feb 3rd, 2017 by Cannuck last post
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Brexit White Paper Reveals The Reason For Leaving The EU Isn’t True
Brexit White Paper Reveals The Reason For Leaving The EU Isnt True Parliament has been sovereign the entire time weve been in the EU but it hasnt always felt like that, according to the Governments plan for restoring parliamentary sovereignty... (by mentalfloss)
Feb 3rd, 2017 by Murphy last post
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How France has become number one target for Islamic jihad
FRANCE has become the number one target for extremists in Europe and has been repeatedly brutalised in the terrifying new war against terror. A series of horrific attacks have seen scores of citizens murdered as they go about their day-to-day... (by Locutus)
Feb 3rd, 2017 by Locutus last post
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The Growth of a 21st Century Fascism
A new fascist movement is on the rise, and proponents of individual liberty are losing ground. Left-wingers often accuse conservatives of being fascists, but the reality is that fascism is simply another form of collectivism, like socialism and... (by CDNBear)
Feb 3rd, 2017 by Dixie Cup last post
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Protest and petition all you like. I won’t listen until you burn
Pay no attention to the liberal middle classes protesting against Brexit and Trump. Ignore the petition and let them set themselves on fire instead... Rod Liddle Protest and petition all you like. I wont listen until you burn ... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 3rd, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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How many more votes on Brexit do Gina, George and Nicola want?
Even after MPs had been spoiled with three votes on Brexit to a workingman's one, most in the Commons still looked like they were sucking on British-grown grapefruits at a funeral, writes KATIE HOPKINS. Odorous Osborne massaged his own member with a... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 2nd, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Another Putin critic falls mysteriously ill
Journalist Vladimir Kara-Murza, who works for pro-democracy group Open Russia, fell ill at about 05:00 local time. Mr Kara-Murza's wife told the BBC she was on her way to hospital where her husband is in a medically-induced coma. "He is already on... (by tay)
Feb 2nd, 2017 by Cannuck last post
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Donald Trump Calls Justin Trudeau “Canada’s Worst President Yet”
Donald Trump Calls Justin Trudeau Canadas Worst President Yet In a no-holds barred interview with a Canadian magazine to be published next month, Donald Trump claims that despite being only in the job for less than year, Trudeau is easily Canadas... (by Danbones)
Feb 2nd, 2017 by Twila last post
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Trump refugee ban throws lives into uncertainty POPULAR!
Trump refugee ban throws lives into uncertainty U.S. President Donald Trump's sweeping ban on people seeking refuge in the United States and visitors from seven Muslim-majority countries has caused upset and confusion among travellers, with some being... (by mentalfloss)
Feb 2nd, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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'Dumb deal' drags Australia-U.S. ties to new low after tense Trump call
The MASTER of negotiation. :lol: 'Dumb deal' drags Australia-U.S. ties to new low after tense Trump call U.S. President Donald Trump labeled a refugee swap deal with Australia "dumb" on Thursday after a Washington Post report of an acrimonious... (by mentalfloss)
Feb 2nd, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Parliament braced for all-night drinking as MPs debate Brexit Bill beyond midnight
A very British scene will play out on Tuesday as MPs sit in the House of Commons throughout the night to debate the merits of Brexit. Ministers have prepared a rare midnight sitting to ensure they get approval to start Brexit talks by Theresa May’s... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 1st, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Silent majority of Brits would be dismayed by demos against Trump's State visit
Just 36% of Brits think that Trump's State visit to the UK should be cancelled, according to a new poll - Only third of Brits think Trump visit should be cancelled | Daily Mail Online That's why Katie Hopkins is right when she says the silent majority... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 1st, 2017 by bill barilko last post
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Lech Walesa-Communist Informer/Stooge/Flunkie
Nothing too surprising here Poland was ever a sh!thole of brobdingnagian proportions and to discover they were all being stabbed in the back by yet another 'hero/leader' shouldn't surprise too many people. Lech Walesa Denounces Report Labeling Him a... (by bill barilko)
Feb 1st, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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May arrives at White House for talks with Trump
Prime Minister Theresa May has arrived at the White House for talks with US President Donald Trump. They will spend about an hour together in the first visit by a foreign leader since Mr Trump became president. Strengthening US-UK ties, trade and... (by Blackleaf)
Jan 30th, 2017 by tay last post
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'We knew nothing': Joseph Goebbels' former secretary says it was 'just another job'
Brunhilde Pomsel says working as secretary to Joseph Goebbels was "just another job", and that those who say they would have stood up to the Nazis in her shoes are probably mistaken. Ms Pomsel is, at 105, one of the few surviving people who regularly... (by Blackleaf)
Jan 29th, 2017 by EagleSmack last post
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"La nueva Jackie Kennedy"
nice of them to put her on the cover this time. anyway, it's refreshing to have a real beauty in the White House eh lads. ... (by Locutus)
Jan 28th, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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China military official says war with US 'becoming practical reality'
These peaches. They're so yummy. China military official says war with US 'becoming practical reality' War with the US under Donald Trump is not just a slogan and becoming a practical reality, a senior Chinese military official has said. ... (by mentalfloss)
Jan 28th, 2017 by lone wolf last post
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Russia set to move closer to decriminalize domestic violence
Where are the pusski babushkas? MOSCOW -- In Russia, giving one's spouse a slap is nothing extraordinary for many people. This week, the Russian parliament is expected to take a step closer toward decriminalizing it altogether. Battery is a criminal... (by petros)
Jan 27th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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"Let's lead the world together once again," May to tell Trump
Britain and the US can once again lead the world together after seizing a historic opportunity to renew the special relationship, Theresa May will declare today. On a trip to America, the Prime Minister will say Brexit and the election of Donald... (by Blackleaf)
Jan 27th, 2017 by Machjo last post
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How do we promote the well-being of all workers?
How do we promote the well-being of all workers? Often we seem to like to try to pit workers against one another across national boundaries, but that can only hurt all workers in the end. So how do we promote the well-being of all workers across... (by Machjo)
Jan 27th, 2017 by tay last post
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Lemmy Wrote The Brekit Theme Song 30 Years Ago
You might be a financial wizard, With a sack of loot, All I see is a slimy lizard, With an expensive suit, Go on and run your corporation, Go and kiss some ***, You might buy half of the nation, But you can't buy class You bastards think it's... (by tay)
Jan 27th, 2017 by Locutus last post
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Slim says a united Mexico will help the government negotiate with Trump
OFFERS HELP DEALING WITH 'GREAT NEGOTIATOR' TRUMP... Mogul Calls Rare Press Conf As Tensions Rise... Trump, Nieto talk by phone... Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim said a united country could help the government negotiate with U.S. President... (by Locutus)
Jan 27th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Why does Svalbard not suffer mass immigration?
Given how anyone in the world can legally work in Svalbard without needing any work visa, why is it that Svalbard doesn't suffer mass immigration? (by Machjo)
Jan 27th, 2017 by tay last post
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Germany drops lese majeste law
The German cabinet on Wednesday decided to abolish the crime of lese majeste almost a year after a comedian was accused of offending a foreign leader after reciting an obscene poem about Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan. Ministers in Chancellor Angela... (by tay)
Jan 26th, 2017 by DaSleeper last post
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Priest out after objecting to anti-Christian Koran reading in church
Blackleaf must have missed this.... Or I missed one of his theads..... www.youtube.com/watch?v=edTazkPFZbg (by DaSleeper)
Jan 26th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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Don’t listen to the ‘alternative facts’ being spewed out about Britain’s economy
I don’t know about Donald Trump’s press conferences, but there are certainly enough ‘alternative facts’ being spewed out by the Remain lobby... Don’t listen to the ‘alternative facts’ being spewed out about Britain’s economy ... (by Blackleaf)
Jan 26th, 2017 by EagleSmack last post
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Hadrian's Wall rebuilt. Fracking in Islington. Brexit in a week: If Trump ran the UK
Here in Britain, seven long months after the EU referendum, our political class is still humming and hawing about Brexit, after two court hearings. And what about the scrapping of the Human Rights Act that we were promised by the Tories years ago?... (by Blackleaf)
Jan 26th, 2017 by Blackleaf last post
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UK goes for full Brexit: May unveils her 12-point plan for leaving the EU
Theresa May unveiled her bold blueprint for cutting ties with Brussels today - and warned that if the EU does not cooperate it could be 'crushed into tiny pieces'. In an historic speech that will define the UK for generations, the Prime Minister... (by Blackleaf)