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The Manila Times
EDSA and other People Power upheavalsFebruary 5, 2016 10:57 pm THIRTY years after it occurred, the First EDSA Revol
EDSA and other People Power upheavals
The Manila Times / Posted 22 hours ago
February 5, 2016 10:57 pm THIRTY years after it occurred, the First EDSA Revolution with its global impact remains fresh in my memory. The CNN live coverage brought the event to millions of homes around the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Inside a Plot to Overthrow the President of the GambiaIn the dark hours of the morning on December 30, 2014, eight men gathered in a
Inside a Plot to Overthrow the President of the Gambia
The Atlantic / Posted 23 hours ago
In the dark hours of the morning on December 30, 2014, eight men gathered in a graveyard a mile down the road from the official residence of Yahya Jammeh, the president of the Gambia. The State House overlooks the Atlantic Ocean from the capital city... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Cooler[spam file strikes again] I’ve had two type, Moderation Cue, and disintegratio
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
[spam file strikes again] I’ve had two type, Moderation Cue, and disintegration (though with a comment-number). The latter I haven’t had since double-clicking Reply fastest, though that may be superstition. Also If substring=”http”, Then Goto... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerSunday definitely worth a look. Video link in the article. UFR – thanks for th
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday definitely worth a look. Video link in the article. UFR – thanks for that link. Corruption is the game everywhere and where is our government on this? Taking their cut of the action through fines they tout as the biggest ever, Whoopee.... Read more
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Express and Star
'Inclusive' UKIP invites Muslim cleric to Wolverhampton conference « Express & StarAqeel Ahmad, an imam at the Baitul Ghafoor Mosque, in Halesowen, will talk on b
'Inclusive' UKIP invites Muslim cleric to Wolverhampton conference « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 2 days ago
Aqeel Ahmad, an imam at the Baitul Ghafoor Mosque, in Halesowen, will talk on behalf of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Association – AMA – at the event in Wolverhampton later this month. The day will also feature UKIP party leader Nigel Farage, who is set to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Didn't Negotiate with Fake BoKo HaramIt was not the thunderous response that was expected. With his regime under fir
I Didn't Negotiate with Fake BoKo Haram
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
It was not the thunderous response that was expected. With his regime under fire for all sorts of allegations ranging from corruption to incompetence, it was thought former President Goodluck Jonathan will react to all the charges against his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Biodun Jeyifo - Denizen of the Fourth StageBiodun Jeyifo, our B.J., is bracketed in popular memory as the once and future
Biodun Jeyifo - Denizen of the Fourth Stage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Biodun Jeyifo, our B.J., is bracketed in popular memory as the once and future Marxist interpreter and assessor of Soyinka's hegemonic animism and of African literature and society who will not ignore the "tumult of rainstorm, thunder and lightning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
an Optimist Until Proven WrongAmbassador Greg Dorey has just finished a four year term as the UK's Ambassador
an Optimist Until Proven Wrong
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Ambassador Greg Dorey has just finished a four year term as the UK's Ambassador to Ethiopia and Djibouti, his second ambassadorial posting after Hungary. While in Ethiopia Ambassador Dorey was also his country's envoy to the African Union (AU) and to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saving Ethiopia From Bloodshed... the country can still avoid catastrophe by the government employing dialogu
Saving Ethiopia From Bloodshed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
... the country can still avoid catastrophe by the government employing dialogue and making concessions. For instance, if it must go ahead with its Addis Ababa Master Plan, it needs to negotiate with the owners of the lands to be affected. Labeling... Read more
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Market Watch
European Union could ‘fall apart within months’The slow-motion crisis of the European Union finally seems to be coming to a he
European Union could ‘fall apart within months’
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
The slow-motion crisis of the European Union finally seems to be coming to a head. “Europe could lose its historical footing and the project could die quickly,” French Prime Minister Manuel Valls warned in a speech at this year’s World Economic... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Aunt of drowned 3-old makes emotional pleaANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Aunt of drowned 3-old makes emotional plea
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death last year put a human face on the suffering of Syrian refugees says she's heartbroken to see new photographs of... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Aunt of drowned 3-old makes emotional pleaANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Aunt of drowned 3-old makes emotional plea
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death last year put a human face on the suffering of Syrian refugees says she's heartbroken to see new photographs of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Aunt of drowned 3-year-old makes emotional pleaANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 9:30
Aunt of drowned 3-year-old makes emotional plea
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The aunt of a drowned Syrian boy whose death last year put a human face on the suffering of Syrian refugees says she's heartbroken to see new photographs of the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Merkel says many refugees will return homeANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Merkel says many refugees will return home
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 8:55 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she expects many of the refugees who have flooded into Germany from war-torn countries like Syria to eventually return... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Merkel says many refugees will return homeANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Merkel says many refugees will return home
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 8:55 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she expects many of the refugees who have flooded into Germany from war-torn countries like Syria to eventually return... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Merkel says many refugees will return homeANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Merkel says many refugees will return home
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 8:55 p.m. German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she expects many of the refugees who have flooded into Germany from war-torn countries like Syria to eventually return... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
International News - WPMI Local 15GMT Eds: UPDATES with protests in UK. With AP Photos. %classify(id:e58c62fd58
International News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 6 days ago
GMT Eds: UPDATES with protests in UK. With AP Photos. %classify(id:e58c62fd58f64865bc232dcb27249cdc;section:AP Event;name:Europe Migrants; ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Police in the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UKANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 6:55
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UK
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Police in the port of Dover on the English Channel say there were several arrests and some scuffles at a protest organized by far-right groups opposed to... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UKANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UK
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Police in the port of Dover on the English Channel say there were several arrests and some scuffles at a protest organized by far-right groups opposed to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UKANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UK
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Police in the port of Dover on the English Channel say there were several arrests and some scuffles at a protest organized by far-right groups opposed to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Report says German intel used refugees for infoANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Report says German intel used refugees for info
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35 p.m. German media are reporting the country's intelligence agencies enlisted the help of 850 asylum seekers as informants for more than a decade. Der Spiegel and... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UKANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UK
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Police in the port of Dover on the English Channel say there were several arrests and some scuffles at a protest organized by far-right groups opposed to... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UKANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UK
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Police in the port of Dover on the English Channel say there were several arrests and some scuffles at a protest organized by far-right groups opposed to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UKANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Scuffles, arrests at anti-migrant protest in UK
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Police in the port of Dover on the English Channel say there were several arrests and some scuffles at a protest organized by far-right groups opposed to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Report says German intel used refugees for infoANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Report says German intel used refugees for info
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35 p.m. German media are reporting the country's intelligence agencies enlisted the help of 850 asylum seekers as informants for more than a decade. Der Spiegel and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Report says German intel used refugees for infoANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35
Report says German intel used refugees for info
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35 p.m. German media are reporting the country's intelligence agencies enlisted the help of 850 asylum seekers as informants for more than a decade. Der Spiegel and the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Report says German intel used refugees for infoANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Report says German intel used refugees for info
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35 p.m. German media are reporting the country's intelligence agencies enlisted the help of 850 asylum seekers as informants for more than a decade. Der Spiegel and... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Report says German intel used refugees for infoANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Report says German intel used refugees for info
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35 p.m. German media are reporting the country's intelligence agencies enlisted the help of 850 asylum seekers as informants for more than a decade. Der Spiegel and... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Report says German intel used refugees for infoThe Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35 p.m. German med
Report says German intel used refugees for info
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35 p.m. German media are reporting the country's intelligence agencies enlisted the help of 850 asylum seekers as informants for more than a decade. Der Spiegel and the dpa news agency... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Report says German intel used refugees for infoANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):
Report says German intel used refugees for info
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local): 5:35 p.m. German media are reporting the country's intelligence agencies enlisted the help of 850 asylum seekers as informants for more than a decade. Der Spiegel and... Read more
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Express and Star
EU referendum: Nigel Farage tops the bill at Black Country event « Express & StarThe UKIP chief will lead his party's Believe In Britain: EU Referendum Tour whe
EU referendum: Nigel Farage tops the bill at Black Country event « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 7 days ago
The UKIP chief will lead his party's Believe In Britain: EU Referendum Tour when it stops off at Wolverhampton racecourse on February 20. West Midlands MEPs Jill Seymour, James Carver and Bill Etheridge will also be at the event, which takes place... Read more
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The Irish Times
My 1916: ‘Irish Times’ readers writeMore than 100 responses have been sent to The Irish Times’ invitation to reader
My 1916: ‘Irish Times’ readers write
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
More than 100 responses have been sent to The Irish Times’ invitation to readers to share their thoughts and feelings about 1916 and its centenary. The deadline is on Sunday January 31st - see below for information on how to enter. ‘Do we applaud the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Protests sweep TunisiaOver the past week, Tunisia has experienced a surge in violent protests, the li
Protests sweep Tunisia
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
Over the past week, Tunisia has experienced a surge in violent protests, the likes of which have not been since the 2011 revolution, leading the government to declare a countrywide curfew from 8pm to 5am. The events have stirred confusion over the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Unemployment fuels unrest in TunisiaTunisia is being swept by a wave of demonstrations reminiscent of the country’s
Unemployment fuels unrest in Tunisia
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
Tunisia is being swept by a wave of demonstrations reminiscent of the country’s experience five years ago, when protests triggered the first of the Arab Spring revolutions. But the fifth anniversary of the Tunisian revolution is being commemorated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Daily Press BriefingIndex for Today's Briefing MR TONER: Hi, guys. Happy first day of the week - w
Daily Press Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Index for Today's Briefing MR TONER: Hi, guys. Happy first day of the week - work week. (Laughter.) Hope everybody survived Snowzilla okay. QUESTION: I assume the government folk were working. (Laughter.) MR TONER: I can assure you I was logged in... Read more
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express
Migrants with overseas children could have their child benefits cut by EUto accept a cut in child benefit payments to migrants whose children live in th
Migrants with overseas children could have their child benefits cut by EU
express / Posted 9 days ago
to accept a cut in child benefit payments to migrants whose children live in their home countries, a senior Brussels officials said yesterday. EU chiefs may accept a cut in child benefit payments for overseas children to migrants David... Read more
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express
Eurocrat denies EU will fund referendum propaganda - but will ‘INFORM' votersWATCH: A TOP eurocrat today denied Brussels will fund EU propaganda during Br
Eurocrat denies EU will fund referendum propaganda - but will ‘INFORM' voters
express / Posted 9 days ago
WATCH: A TOP eurocrat today denied Brussels will fund EU propaganda during Britain’s upcoming referendum - but admitted it will continue to ‘inform’ voters in the run-up... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
David Cameron set to meet EC chief in Brussels for EU reform talksDavid Cameron has scrapped a planned visit to Scandinavia so he can travel to B
David Cameron set to meet EC chief in Brussels for EU reform talks
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
David Cameron has scrapped a planned visit to Scandinavia so he can travel to Brussels for talks with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker as his planned renegotiation of Britain's EU membership enters a crucial period. The Prime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister John Jeffery - Current Affairs and Media ForumAddress by the Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, the H
Deputy Minister John Jeffery - Current Affairs and Media Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Address by the Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, the Hon JH Jeffery, MP, at the CAM Forum (Current Affairs and Media Forum) of the Helderberg branch of the University of the Third Age (U3A), Somerset West Good afternoon to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Photo Gallery: The Day's Best | 01.25.16 | News & Observer Workers guide a large, red tarp filled with snow as
Photo Gallery: The Day's Best |
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
01.25.16 | News & Observer Workers guide a large, red tarp filled with snow as it is hoisted by a crane from the top deck of the Hudson Yards construction site, Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in New York. Workers are clearing the construction site from... Read more
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asianage
India’s unfunny bone‘Insan’. The Supreme court is considering a ban on websites that feature sardar
India’s unfunny bone
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
‘Insan’. The Supreme court is considering a ban on websites that feature sardar jokes, AIB faced a PIL after their roast and Vir Das had police turning up at his gig in the capital. Comedians write open letters talking about the most untouchable... Read more
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asianage
India's unfunny bone‘Insan’. The Supreme court is considering a ban on websites that feature sardar
India's unfunny bone
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
‘Insan’. The Supreme court is considering a ban on websites that feature sardar jokes, AIB faced a PIL after their roast and Vir Das had police turning up at his gig in the capital. Comedians write open letters talking about the most untouchable... Read more
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Boston Herald
Poles fearing attack on democracy by government join protestWARSAW, Poland — Thousands of Poles in cities and towns across the country marc
Poles fearing attack on democracy by government join protest
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
WARSAW, Poland — Thousands of Poles in cities and towns across the country marched Saturday in freezing temperatures to protest a slew of measures by the country's new right-wing government which they say are anti-democratic. The motto of the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Poles fearing attack on democracy by government join protestWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Thousands of Poles in cities and towns across the country
Poles fearing attack on democracy by government join protest
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Thousands of Poles in cities and towns across the country marched Saturday in freezing temperatures to protest a slew of measures by the country's new right-wing government which they say are anti-democratic. The motto of the... Read more
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ABC News
Poles Fearing Attack on Democracy by Government Join ProtestThousands of Poles in cities and towns across the country marched Saturday in f
Poles Fearing Attack on Democracy by Government Join Protest
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
Thousands of Poles in cities and towns across the country marched Saturday in freezing temperatures to protest a slew of measures by the country's new right-wing government which they say are anti-democratic. The motto of the marches, the most... Read more
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Bolton News
Free tickets available for UKIP leader Nigel Farage's 'Say No to EU' event in HorwichUKIP leader Nigel Farage will appear in Bolton next month in a bid to convince
Free tickets available for UKIP leader Nigel Farage's 'Say No to EU' event in Horwich
Bolton News / Posted 14 days ago
UKIP leader Nigel Farage will appear in Bolton next month in a bid to convince residents to vote for Britain to leave the European Union. Mr Farage will host an event at the Bolton Whites Hotel on February 8 in his capacity as leader of UKIP and... Read more
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Bolton News
UKIP leader Nigel Farage heading to Bolton to push 'Brexit' agendaUKIP leader Nigel Farage will appear in Bolton next month in a bid to convince
UKIP leader Nigel Farage heading to Bolton to push 'Brexit' agenda
Bolton News / Posted 14 days ago
UKIP leader Nigel Farage will appear in Bolton next month in a bid to convince residents to vote for Britain to leave the European Union. Mr Farage will host an event at the Bolton Whites Hotel on February 8 in his capacity as leader of UKIP and... Read more
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Civil Georgia
EU Commissioner Tells MEPs Georgia Made �Impressive� ReformsEU Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes
EU Commissioner Tells MEPs Georgia Made �Impressive� Reforms
Civil Georgia / Posted 16 days ago
EU Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, told members of the European Parliament on January 20 that Georgia has made “impressive” progress in reforms, “beyond benchmarks” set in visa liberalisation action... Read more
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Slate
How Angela Merkel Became the Last Best Hope for European Liberalismabout events beyond our borders. Angela Merkel, Germany’s conservative chancel
How Angela Merkel Became the Last Best Hope for European Liberalism
Slate / Posted 17 days ago
about events beyond our borders. Angela Merkel, Germany’s conservative chancellor, has become the unlikely guardian of liberalism in Europe. During her first 10 years in office, Merkel’s job description was pretty straightforward: keep the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Sanctions Relief Will Only Aid Iran's Network of TerrorKen Blackwell is the Senior Fellow for Family Empowerment at the Family Researc
Sanctions Relief Will Only Aid Iran's Network of Terror
The Christian Post / Posted 18 days ago
Ken Blackwell is the Senior Fellow for Family Empowerment at the Family Research Council, and the Ronald Reagan Distinguished Fellow for Public Policy at the Buckeye Institute in Columbus, Ohio Just as President Obama is about to revoke the economic... Read more
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