International Politics


Any political discussions not directly related to Canada.
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Feb 29th, 2008
1 hour ago by justlooking last post
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Rival marches ahead of Tuesday's Brexit vote
A UKIP-organised march in support of Brexit which controversial activist Tommy Robinson is attending is taking place in London. Meanwhile counter-protest... (by Blackleaf)
1 hour ago by Blackleaf last post
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The problem with a ‘People’s Vote’
Whats the wording? What are the options on offer? All the Peoples Vote proponents are very clear about is that Remain must be on the ballot, but about the nature of the alternative no one is clear at all. Are they seriously proposing that people... (by Blackleaf)
4 hours ago by Blackleaf last post
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EU militarism is nothing new
For those of us in Britain who oppose military intervention in other nations affairs, a real Brexit would be a boon because it would give the EU less control over our military affairs. Sure, Britain might for some years remain part of NATO. But at least... (by Blackleaf)
4 hours ago by Blackleaf last post
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What's the end game for Crimea?
If we're not going to fight a war over Crimea and if Russia won't release it over mere sanctions, then are we planning on just keeping the sanctions on Russia for the next 70 years or is it time to move on, drop the sanctions, and trade with Russia again?... (by White_Unifier)
5 hours ago by Blackleaf last post
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If Brexit is blocked, will it ever be worth voting again?
If Britain doesnt leave the EU or stays basically trapped inside the EU then I wont take to the streets. I wont wail or gnash my teeth. I certainly wont take to insulting my friends, family or fellow citizens who voted Remain. Far from it. I... (by Blackleaf)
10 hours ago by Blackleaf last post
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They are all in contempt of the people
Since the Second World War we have been living under an increasingly unrepresentative democracy, in which an isolated and insulated political class has invested more and more power and authority in unelected and unaccountable bodies, from the courts... (by Blackleaf)
1 day ago by Cliffy last post
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G 20 Summit
Trump's trade war: Stakes are high at G20 summit (by Ocean Breeze)
2 days ago by Soldier 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 days ago by gopher last post
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The Evils of Socialism
Hospitals. Public education. Police. Fire and emergency medical services. Health care. (by Tecumsehsbones)
4 days ago by Twin_Moose 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)
5 days ago by Hoid last post
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Why Socialism will never work...
An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had recently failed an entire class. That class had insisted that socialism worked and that no one would be poor and no one... (by Dixie Cup)
5 days ago by MHz last post
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Ten myths from the ‘no-deal’ Project Fear
To the UK's economy having slowed down to people having to go without water and Christmas trees, ten Remain myths about a No Deal Brexit are shattered... COFFEE... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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The Spanish have no greater claim to Gib than they do on Portugal after Brexit
WITH a Brexit deal close to being agreed, what has happened? Someone has shoved a Spaniard in the works, thats what. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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On the 12th day of Brexit, Theresa gave to me... The start of World War III
Frankly, I'm sick and tired of being patronised by a Canadian financier with an Irish passport who has become a UK citizen so he can be rewarded with a knighthood for his part in attempting to derail the democratically expressed will of the British... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Britain needs LEADERS not idiots to sort out this Brexit deal
How Britain is proving the old adage that we are possibly led by idiots... ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Danbones last post
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Gyimah resigns as Science and Universities Minister over Brexit deal
Remainer Sam Gyimah has resigned as Universities and Science Minister after Theresa May announced she will pull Britain out of the EU's Galileo satellite navigation system. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Why the Brexit fearmongering won’t work
They still don’t get it, do they? Elite Remainers’... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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Syriaously?? POPULAR!
Facts Matter: Cameronâs Claim on Moderate Syrian Rebels Comes Up Short World Powers to Push for Lifting Sieges in Syria â Naharnet (by MHz)
1 week ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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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)
1 week ago by Hoid last post
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J.Assange Legal Problems Inteeensify
WikiLeaks��s Julian Assange hit with U.S. charges, court filing reveals In a development that could significantly advance the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election and have major implications for those who publish government secrets,... (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by JLM 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)
1 week ago by Bar Sinister last post
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EU leaders agree UK's Brexit deal at Brussels summit
The UKs withdrawal agreement from the European Union has been approved by EU leaders, its chief official Donald Tusk has announced. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Twin_Moose last post
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Russia-Ukraine Antagonism.
Ukraine declared martial law in regions bordering Russia after Russian forces fired on its naval vessels over the weekend, seizing three of them. ... (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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The Triumph of Capitalism
UN puts UK bottom of 21 advanced nations 'A crisis at heart of our society' - children's commissioner Sarah Boseley, health editor Wednesday February 14, 2007 The Guardian ... (by darkbeaver)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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London -Venezuela Oil Deal
www.venezuelanalysis.com/articles.php?artno=1964 London-Venezuela Oil Deal: Just The Ticket Tuesday, Feb 20, 2007 By: Richard Gott - The Guardian Probably no... (by darkbeaver)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Leavephobia – the new racism
The two different responses from the Remainers over two Daily Mail front pages... ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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When it comes to Brexit, the BBC uses fact-chuckers and not fact-checkers
Whether we voted Labour or Conservative, Leave or Remain, we all pay for the BBC through our licence fee. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Eurosceptics were right – the EU wants to be an empire
Time and time again we are told that the EU has not the remotest intentions of establishing an army, that this is just Little Englander fantasy, and that to speak of the EU as an emergent, undemocratic empire is paranoid xenophobia. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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The top 40 horrors lurking in May's Brexit deal
Theresa May's pathetic 585-page Brexit deal is too lengthy for most people to want to read it all from beginning to end. So here's a list of the top 40 horrors lurking within it... ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Dixie Cup last post
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All suicidal explosions are triggered by Zionists of Tel Aviv POPULAR!
FIRST: All suicidal explosions are designed and triggered by the Wicked Zionists (W Z)of Tel Aviv. They are the only gainer and having the advantage of such suicidal explosions. There are many points to prove this outstanding truth: the suicidal... (by selfsame)
2 weeks ago by Tecumsehsbones last post
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What if Kennedy wasn't assinated?
Got any ideas what the globe might be like had Kennedy not been murdered? (by CDNBear)
2 weeks ago by Gilgamesh last post
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The Wicked Zionists prepare for an offense against Lebanon
The Wicked Zionists of Tel Aviv are preparing for an offense against the south of Lebanon. How can we realize about this? Usually, the haughty Zionists do not complain to the UN .. they do their acts of transgression whenever they like and however... (by selfsame)
2 weeks ago by Serryah last post
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Democrat/Liberal=Sore Looser.............
That's all........... (by DaSleeper)
2 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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Venezuela going wrong ?
Venezuela's Leap Backward Hugo Chávez steers his country toward the socialism of the 20th century. Wednesday, January 10, 2007; A12 BEFORE HIS reelection as Venezuelan president last month, Hugo Chávez declared that his goal was to receive 10... (by jimmoyer)
2 weeks ago by MHz last post
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FAKE NEWS , & Countering it
A rising tide of nationalism in India is driving ordinary citizens to spread fake news, according to BBC research. (by Ocean Breeze)
2 weeks ago by MHz 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)
2 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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Michael Moore couldn’t be more wrong about Brexit
How unfortunate that the person who once wrote a book called Stupid White Men now sounds an awful lot like a stupid white man. Yes, it’s Michael Moore, the dishevelled American filmmaker, who wasn’t in Britain for five minutes before he was making... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by MHz 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)
3 weeks ago by Curious Cdn 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 Tecumsehsbones last post
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Stopping Brexit means stopping democracy
I always shudder when I hear people say Lets stop Brexit. They say it so casually, so cavalierly. It rolls off the tongue as if it were no big deal. They seem utterly unmoved by what stopping Brexit would entail and the consequences it would have.... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Lies lies lies
Robert Mueller Is a criminal. Let me say that again Robert Mueller is a criminal. Yemen, Venezuela, Syria (by Theend)
3 weeks ago by Ron in Regina last post
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The BBC blames school attack on… Brexit
A school in Newcastle is attacked by thugs? It's Brexit's fault... ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Cliffy last post
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Armistice Day Centennial
One hundred years ago today in Europe and Africa, the guns fell silent and everybody went home to raise another generation of cannon fodder for Round Two. (by Tecumsehsbones)
4 weeks ago by MHz last post
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The Commonwealth is booming – it's time to embrace free trade with the Anglosphere
Europhiles tend to belittle trade with distant lands. Australia, they scoff, is our 16th export destination, behind Germany, France, Italy and Spain. But they are begging the question. Of course EU countries are our major trading partners: since 1973, we... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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Could the UK out-grow the EU after Brexit?
Collapsing retailers. A looming far-left government threatening nationalisation. And perhaps most significantly of all, our potentially chaotic rupture with our largest, closest and most significant trade partner. It doesnt seem to matter what you... (by Blackleaf)