International Politics


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Oct 28th, 2018 by MHz 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)
Oct 28th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Higgins wins second term as Irish president
Michael D Higgins has been re-elected as Irish president after receiving 56% of the country's election vote. ... (by Blackleaf)
Oct 25th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Prime Minister-designate Saad Haririís presence in the Kingdom
Considering He is a KSA nation with businesses worth over $1B he should be running for office there rather than being a blight on Lebanon (bad retirement plan). He also was observed talking to the false witnesses in that frame up of Syria when his own... (by MHz)
Oct 25th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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meghan markle preggers
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Oct 25th, 2018 by Christian 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)
Oct 21st, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Brussels bullies lose the people's hearts and minds
That Theresa May was allowed to address her fellow EU leaders at their summit last week, but instructed not to dine with them, has to be the final insult. What don't... (by Blackleaf)
Oct 21st, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Berets, juvenile posters, and EU-themed wigs: It's the 'People's March'
According to its official line, the so-called "Peoples Vote" campaign is neither for nor against Brexit - it merely wants the electorate to have a say on the final deal. ... (by Blackleaf)
Oct 21st, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Football lads and fascism
Yesterday, a bunch of anti-democracy morons turned out in London campaigning to overturn the largest democratic vote in British history. ... (by Blackleaf)
Oct 19th, 2018 by Bar Sinister 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)
Oct 18th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Arizona Heads on the Right Track to Stem Illegal Immigration
Good for Arizona. This illegal flow of undocumented immigrants is unfair to the other law abiding Mexicans who immigrate to the US with valid paperwork. Many had to wait years to obtain their immigration visas. Why should these illegals get ahead of the... (by Nascar_James)
Oct 16th, 2018 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)
Oct 15th, 2018 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)
Oct 14th, 2018 by MHz last post
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royal wedding
yeah I didn't watch either. ;) (by spaminator)
Oct 14th, 2018 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)
Oct 13th, 2018 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)
Oct 10th, 2018 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)
Oct 8th, 2018 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)
Oct 8th, 2018 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)
Oct 5th, 2018 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)
Oct 5th, 2018 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)
Oct 3rd, 2018 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)
Oct 3rd, 2018 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)
Sep 30th, 2018 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)
Sep 29th, 2018 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)
Sep 29th, 2018 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)
Sep 29th, 2018 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)
Sep 28th, 2018 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)
Sep 23rd, 2018 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)
Sep 23rd, 2018 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)
Sep 22nd, 2018 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)
Sep 22nd, 2018 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)
Sep 22nd, 2018 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)
Sep 22nd, 2018 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)
Sep 21st, 2018 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)
Sep 19th, 2018 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)
Sep 18th, 2018 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)
Sep 18th, 2018 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)
Sep 18th, 2018 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)
Sep 17th, 2018 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)
Sep 16th, 2018 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)
Sep 16th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Stop using women to try to kill off Brexit
Having failed to overthrow the largest democratic vote in British history using other methods, the organisers of the profoundly misnamed ‘People’s Vote’ campaign are now trying a new tactic: they are using women to try to break Brexit... Stop... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 16th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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The EUís shameful crusade against Hungary
Why the mean-spirited anti-Hungarian polemics? Why hold Hungary to a different standard to that which is applied to other European countries? The driving force of this anti-Hungarian crusade is a fear that Hungarys strong affirmation of its... (by Blackleaf)
Sep 12th, 2018 by White_Unifier last post
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How to resolve the Hans Island dispute?
The epitome of bureaucratic incompetence. certainly after all these decades, you'd think well-educated Canadian diplomats would have been able to resolve the Hans Island dispute. Would it really be that... (by White_Unifier)
Sep 9th, 2018 by Cliffy last post
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Bush Sr. says Reagan helped the new world order
Video (by jjw1965)
Sep 9th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn really does hate violence ó unless itís aimed at Brits
Comrade Corbyn is STILL trying to let Putin off the hook even after the revelation that two Russian secret service agents were behind the Salisbury poisoning... TONY PARSONS Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn really does hate violence — unless it’s aimed at... (by Blackleaf)