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Acton Commentary
Capitalism, cronyism, and socialismthe poor…that’s the challenge.” –Poverty, Inc. This quote from the documentary
Capitalism, cronyism, and socialism
Acton Commentary / Posted an hour ago
the poor…that’s the challenge.” –Poverty, Inc. This quote from the documentary Poverty, Inc. highlights the reason why so many people are willing to give their money to foreign aid, without necessarily understanding its harmful effects. This quote... Read more
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DW
the end of globalization? |The reasons for the British vote to leave the EU were diverse, ranging from dis
the end of globalization? |
DW / Posted an hour ago
The reasons for the British vote to leave the EU were diverse, ranging from discontent with the Brussels bureaucracy and hostility toward the political establishment to fear of immigration. Viewed in economic terms, however, the Brexit marks the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Brexit fallout: Relive updates as Boris Johnson says he WON'T stand for Tory leadershipaccounts. Here it is in all its glory. Jeremy Corbyn has been tweeting. Lord
Brexit fallout: Relive updates as Boris Johnson says he WON'T stand for Tory leadership
chroniclelive / Posted 2 hours ago
accounts. Here it is in all its glory. Jeremy Corbyn has been tweeting. Lord Heseltine on Boris: “I have never seen anything like it. He’s ripped the Tory Party apart, he has created the greatest constitutional crisis in peacetime in my... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brian Fallow: Oi, Brits - check out our modelIt is absurd to be reduce the motives of 17 million people in voting Leave to a
Brian Fallow: Oi, Brits - check out our model
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
It is absurd to be reduce the motives of 17 million people in voting Leave to a single factor. Illustration / Anna Crichton (illustrator@annacrichton.com) The political and financial market aftershocks of the Brexit vote will eventually... Read more
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Philly.com
Trudy Rubin in Germany: Boris Johnson a cautionary tale for U.S.BERLIN - Should anyone require further proof that the promises of populists are
Trudy Rubin in Germany: Boris Johnson a cautionary tale for U.S.
Philly.com / Posted 3 hours ago
BERLIN - Should anyone require further proof that the promises of populists are worthless, they need only watch the latest psychodrama in London.Boris Johnson, the ex-London mayor and mop-haired Donald Trump clone who led the Conservative party's... Read more
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chroniclelive
This campaign won on lies has created a poisonous atmosphereBritain is in a crisis of its own making. It started with a plan to win the las
This campaign won on lies has created a poisonous atmosphere
chroniclelive / Posted 3 hours ago
Britain is in a crisis of its own making. It started with a plan to win the last election. David Cameron was concerned that support for UKIP might deny the Tories seats in Parliament – and hand the keys to 10 Downing Street to Labour’s Ed... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, June 30, 2016of States working on amendments to Constitution In response to the letter from
Email letters, June 30, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
of States working on amendments to Constitution In response to the letter from Marilyn Hall, June 29, asking for a movement to get started to term limit Congress: Term limits for Congress will require an amendment to the Constitution. There... Read more
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Fortune
Ryanair CEO Says Actual Brexit Will Never HappenEurope’s top CEOs: Brexit, despite all you had heard, is not actually going to
Ryanair CEO Says Actual Brexit Will Never Happen
Fortune / Posted 4 hours ago
Europe’s top CEOs: Brexit, despite all you had heard, is not actually going to happen, ever. Michael O’Leary, the CEO of Ryanair, says Britain will suffer a steep recession. A new government will be forced to raise taxes and slash spending. But,... Read more
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The New Statesman
By refusing to stand down, Jeremy Corbyn has betrayed the British working classesthat to do so would be betraying all his supporters in the country at large. Bu
By refusing to stand down, Jeremy Corbyn has betrayed the British working classes
The New Statesman / Posted 4 hours ago
that to do so would be betraying all his supporters in the country at large. But by staying on as leader of the party and hence dooming it to heavy defeat in the next general election he would be betraying the interests of the working classes... Read more
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Op-Ed News
And the Beat Goes On: Mega-rich get richer. Society CrumblesWhile most of us have been taking our kids to Little League games, betting on t
And the Beat Goes On: Mega-rich get richer. Society Crumbles
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 hours ago
While most of us have been taking our kids to Little League games, betting on the Super Bowl, taking an occasional vacation and waiting for the American Dream to become a reality, we haven't noticed something important happening all around us.... Read more
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Market Watch
Bank of England chief Mark Carney’s statement on Brexit uncertainty in fullThis is the speech given by Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, in Lo
Bank of England chief Mark Carney’s statement on Brexit uncertainty in full
Market Watch / Posted 5 hours ago
This is the speech given by Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England, in London on June 30 in full, as provided by the BOE. Today I want to discuss what uncertainty means for the U.K.’s economic performance, and how the Bank of England can best... Read more
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New York Magazine
How Brexit Threw the Labour Party Into Crisis — and What’s Nexta speech to supporters in London this week. Photo: Niklas Halle'n/AFP/Getty Ima
How Brexit Threw the Labour Party Into Crisis — and What’s Next
New York Magazine / Posted 5 hours ago
a speech to supporters in London this week. Photo: Niklas Halle'n/AFP/Getty Images Britain’s Labour Party did not ask for an EU referendum. They did not call it. The vast majority of them did not campaign for a Leave vote. Around two-thirds of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dissecting America's Disparity - Aid to Liberia Has Dropped 50 Percent in Last Few Yearsof support from the United States to Liberia from the period 2009 to 2017 has s
Dissecting America's Disparity - Aid to Liberia Has Dropped 50 Percent in Last Few Years
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
of support from the United States to Liberia from the period 2009 to 2017 has shown that the United States assistance to the country has been declining drastically and has dropped by more than 50 percent from $224.02 million in 2009 to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A New Burkina Faso in the MakingA new agenda of democratic and economic changes "Burkina is proud," declare th
A New Burkina Faso in the Making
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
A new agenda of democratic and economic changes "Burkina is proud," declare the billboards along the capital Ouagadougou's major thoroughfares. When they were first put up in December 2015 to mark the election of a new government, many citizens were... Read more
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Breitbart
GOP Elite is More Hostile to Donald Trump Than to Hillary ClintonNo matter what Donald Trump does, he can’t win over the GOP’s establishment — p
GOP Elite is More Hostile to Donald Trump Than to Hillary Clinton
Breitbart / Posted 6 hours ago
No matter what Donald Trump does, he can’t win over the GOP’s establishment — precisely because his revival of Abe Lincoln’ and Teddy Roosevelt’s economic nati0nalism is energy for the party’s voters and also poison for the establishment’s... Read more
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News.com.au
Could London really become independent?Could an independent London really happen? Picture: AFP/Odd Andersen IT STARTE
Could London really become independent?
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
Could an independent London really happen? Picture: AFP/Odd Andersen IT STARTED as an early morning vent — but one man’s moment of madness is morphing into a genuine political philosophy in the off-piste political situation in the UK. The north... Read more
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International Business Times
As Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs scout EU locations - is Brexit weighing on London? Global investment banks, who have long coveted an operational presence in Londo
As Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs scout EU locations - is Brexit weighing on London?
International Business Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Global investment banks, who have long coveted an operational presence in London, are contemplating moving operations from Europe's financial capital to elsewhere within the continent, following the UK's vote to exit the EU. The British Government... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Democrats Moved Left on Wall StreetBernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren may not end up in the White House, but thei
How Democrats Moved Left on Wall Street
The Atlantic / Posted 8 hours ago
Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren may not end up in the White House, but their efforts to influence the Democratic agenda seem to be paying off. A recently approved draft of the Democratic Party platform strikes a populist tone on Wall Street... Read more
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The New Statesman
Good riddance to Boris – but the Tory party still needs to find a unifying leaderof the typically unequivocal comment that Gove made about Johnson’s leadership
Good riddance to Boris – but the Tory party still needs to find a unifying leader
The New Statesman / Posted 8 hours ago
of the typically unequivocal comment that Gove made about Johnson’s leadership capabilities – or lack of them – in his announcement. For Johnson has led a remarkably charmed life in both politics and journalism in recent years. Reality has... Read more
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The Register
Fear and Brexit in Tech City: Digital 'elite' are having a nervous breakdownCommentAs Brexit sends London's tech sector and Silicon Roundabout into post-tr
Fear and Brexit in Tech City: Digital 'elite' are having a nervous breakdown
The Register / Posted 9 hours ago
CommentAs Brexit sends London's tech sector and Silicon Roundabout into post-traumatic shock, and protesters out onto the streets of London, inventor Andrew Fentem wonders "what sort of hippy free-for-all is this anyway?" While some sections of the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
OPINION: There's cause for optimism in Barrow amid this most turbulent time in politicspast week has been the most turbulent time I have ever known in British politic
OPINION: There's cause for optimism in Barrow amid this most turbulent time in politics
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
past week has been the most turbulent time I have ever known in British politics. The unexpected vote to leave the European Union has caused a chain reaction across the economic and political landscapes as people struggle to digest what this... Read more
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Evening Standard
House of Goves: the new political drama set to captivate LondonHis wife Sarah Vine, wearing a body-conscious monochrome dress from designer la
House of Goves: the new political drama set to captivate London
Evening Standard / Posted 10 hours ago
His wife Sarah Vine, wearing a body-conscious monochrome dress from designer label 1922 Committee, is trying on earrings and addresses him in the mirror. Sarah: (Coolly). It’s no good harping on about blame, Francis, I mean Michael. We must turn... Read more
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Salon.com
Bernie Sanders issues a stern warning: Europe’s populist revolt could happen hereThe populist revolt in Britain and much of Western Europe isn’t reducible to a
Bernie Sanders issues a stern warning: Europe’s populist revolt could happen here
Salon.com / Posted 10 hours ago
The populist revolt in Britain and much of Western Europe isn’t reducible to a single variable, but it’s partly a reaction against a globalized economy that has failed the masses. It’s a frenzied, myopic reaction to be sure, but the underlying... Read more
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The New Statesman
Boris Johnson is disloyal, cynical and lazy - now it's up to Michael Gove to stop himUPDATE: Michael Gove appears, at the eleventh hour, to have learned something a
Boris Johnson is disloyal, cynical and lazy - now it's up to Michael Gove to stop him
The New Statesman / Posted 10 hours ago
UPDATE: Michael Gove appears, at the eleventh hour, to have learned something about Boris Johnson that anyone who has worked with him either in journalism or politics could have told him years ago: that Johnson is entirely unreliable. The leaked... Read more
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Breitbart
Who’s ‘Nexit’? As The ‘Patriot Spring’ Sweeps The Continent, Europeans Call For Their Own ReferendumsSIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Citizens and populist parties across the European U
Who’s ‘Nexit’? As The ‘Patriot Spring’ Sweeps The Continent, Europeans Call For Their Own Referendums
Breitbart / Posted 10 hours ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Citizens and populist parties across the European Union (EU) have congratulated the UK on her vote to leave the political bloc, and are being encouraged to hold their own membership referendums as the populist ‘Patriot... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arsene Wenger as England manager could be disastrousThe England dressing-room is on the floor but the FA’s stop-gap fudge of an int
Arsene Wenger as England manager could be disastrous
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
The England dressing-room is on the floor but the FA’s stop-gap fudge of an interim boss with Arsene Wenger on a promise for next year is the stupidest idea since, well, the last one Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger among those linked with the England... Read more
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Aljazeera
The English gambleThere has been no shortage of commentary on the British vote to leave the Europ
The English gamble
Aljazeera / Posted 11 hours ago
There has been no shortage of commentary on the British vote to leave the European Union; mostly angry, vengeful, and even apocalyptic, or spiteful and celebratory. Little by way of sober analysis has come to the fore. Both sides are talking, but... Read more
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Daily Record
Theresa May promises to "unite our country" as she launches bid to become PMThe Home Secretary is hot favourite to make it onto the ballot paper alongside
Theresa May promises to "unite our country" as she launches bid to become PM
Daily Record / Posted 11 hours ago
The Home Secretary is hot favourite to make it onto the ballot paper alongside Brexit standard-bearer Boris Johnson in the final run-off vote in which Conservative members will choose their new leader and the new occupant of 10 Downing Street. Mrs... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap electionTheresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prim
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap election
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 11 hours ago
Theresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prime Minister with a promise that she can offer "leadership that can unite our party and our country". The Home Secretary is hot favourite to make it onto the ballot paper... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap electionTheresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prim
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap election
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
Theresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prime Minister with a promise that she can offer "leadership that can unite our party and our country". The Home Secretary is hot favourite to make it onto the ballot paper... Read more
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Northern Echo
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap electionthe referendum - made clear she will not attempt to back away from last week's
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap election
Northern Echo / Posted 11 hours ago
the referendum - made clear she will not attempt to back away from last week's vote to leave the EU, saying "Brexit means Brexit". But she said she would not kick-off the two-year process of negotiating withdrawal until the UK's negotiating... Read more
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express
Tory leadership race: Who will be the next Conservative leader? Look at key contenders THE TORY leadership race sprang to life as Brexiteers Michael Gove and Andrea
Tory leadership race: Who will be the next Conservative leader? Look at key contenders
express / Posted 11 hours ago
THE TORY leadership race sprang to life as Brexiteers Michael Gove and Andrea Leadsom threw their hats in the ring this morning. Michael Gove has decided to... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap electionTheresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prim
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap election
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
Theresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prime Minister with a promise that she can offer "leadership that can unite our party and our country". The Home Secretary is hot favourite to make it onto the ballot paper... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap electionTheresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prim
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap election
Kingston Guardian / Posted 11 hours ago
Theresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prime Minister with a promise that she can offer "leadership that can unite our party and our country". The Home Secretary is hot favourite to make it onto the ballot paper... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap electionTheresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prim
Theresa May's PM bid: Brexit means Brexit and no snap election
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
Theresa May has formally launched her campaign to succeed David Cameron as Prime Minister with a promise that she can offer "leadership that can unite our party and our country". The Home Secretary is hot favourite to make it onto the ballot paper... Read more
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DW
Who's in charge of greening cities? |Urban population has been increasing for the last decade - along with environme
Who's in charge of greening cities? |
DW / Posted 11 hours ago
Urban population has been increasing for the last decade - along with environmental problems that accompany cities. Air pollution, noise, too much heat and a lack of green areas are shared concerns for cities - and all are a result of deficient urban... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Bathabile Dlamini Attends 45th Annual Rainbow Push Coalition in U.S.The Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini, MP is attending the 4
Minister Bathabile Dlamini Attends 45th Annual Rainbow Push Coalition in U.S.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
The Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini, MP is attending the 45th Annual Rainbow Push Coalition in Chicago, USA. Rainbow Push Coalition is a Non-Profit Organisation founded in 1996 under the leadership of the renowned civil rights... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Leave or Remain, we can all agree that border's return would be a catastrophe The reintroduction of security checks between Northern Ireland and the Republ
Leave or Remain, we can all agree that border's return would be a catastrophe
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
The reintroduction of security checks between Northern Ireland and the Republic would undermine trade and travel and damage businesses, reports Paul Gosling Irish Army... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
GOP Shifting to Become The Anti-Trade PartyDonald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as
GOP Shifting to Become The Anti-Trade Party
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 12 hours ago
Donald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as Republicans are increasingly relying on older, struggling white voters who are the most skeptical of trade deals and have lost out during an age of globalization. Polls... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
GOP Shifting to Become The Anti-Trade PartyDonald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as
GOP Shifting to Become The Anti-Trade Party
NBC Connecticut / Posted 12 hours ago
Donald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as Republicans are increasingly relying on older, struggling white voters who are the most skeptical of trade deals and have lost out during an age of globalization. Polls... Read more
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express
Britain must not give way on issue of free movement AT THE heart of the Brexit vote was the demand for selfgovernance, the noble
Britain must not give way on issue of free movement
express / Posted 14 hours ago
AT THE heart of the Brexit vote was the demand for selfgovernance, the noble ideal which has inspired the fight for liberty throughout the history of mankind. David Cameron with European Union... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brexit - the Hijacking of a Working-Class RevoltIt has been a week since British citizens voted 52 % to 48 % in favour of leavi
Brexit - the Hijacking of a Working-Class Revolt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
It has been a week since British citizens voted 52 % to 48 % in favour of leaving the European Union. But, make no mistake, this was never a referendum about Europe, this was a revolt by the working-class against a political establishment, which God... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corruption Rising in Nigeria Despite Govt's FightA workshop to follow up on commitments Nigeria made at the Anti-Corruption Summ
Corruption Rising in Nigeria Despite Govt's Fight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
A workshop to follow up on commitments Nigeria made at the Anti-Corruption Summit in London this May to fight corruption is likely to be overshadowed by corruption trends across Africa. The latest Global Corruption Barometer finds corruption is on... Read more
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International Business Times
Barack Obama: Brexit poses threat to global growth US President Barack Obama says the uncertainty created by Britain's decision to
Barack Obama: Brexit poses threat to global growth
International Business Times / Posted 14 hours ago
US President Barack Obama says the uncertainty created by Britain's decision to leave the European Union "does not help" already low rates of global economic growth. Speaking at a news conference following a summit with the leaders of Canada and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
BREXIT The Queen Leadership?This is the moment she was born for, a chance to show leadership when her peopl
BREXIT The Queen Leadership?
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 hours ago
This is the moment she was born for, a chance to show leadership when her people need it the most. She can remain neutral and continue to be a decorative figure, or she can save the British from the British. She has the power to do so, as the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Brexit: Obama warns on global growth after UK votefreeze "the possibilities of investment in Great Britain or in Europe as a whol
Brexit: Obama warns on global growth after UK vote
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 15 hours ago
freeze "the possibilities of investment in Great Britain or in Europe as a whole". He appealed to the UK prime minister and other EU leaders to ensure an orderly process for the British exit. Earlier EU leaders warned that the UK must honour... Read more
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RTE News
Freedom of movement 'on table' for Brexit talksFreedom of movement will be "on the table" when Britain comes to negotiate its
Freedom of movement 'on table' for Brexit talks
RTE News / Posted 15 hours ago
Freedom of movement will be "on the table" when Britain comes to negotiate its exit from the European Union, a senior French minister has said. Finance minister Michel Sapin insisted there was no mood to "punish" the UK following the outcome of the... Read more
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NBC Miami
GOP Shifting to Become The Anti-Trade PartyDonald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as
GOP Shifting to Become The Anti-Trade Party
NBC Miami / Posted 16 hours ago
Donald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as Republicans are increasingly relying on older, struggling white voters who are the most skeptical of trade deals and have lost out during an age of globalization. Polls... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Brexit: a disaster decades in the making | Gary YoungeOne week ago, against the advice of its political establishment, Britain narrow
Brexit: a disaster decades in the making | Gary Younge
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 16 hours ago
One week ago, against the advice of its political establishment, Britain narrowly voted to leave the European Union. Within a few days, that establishment was in the process of a full-scale implosion: the country is effectively without government or... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
GOP Shifting to Become The Anti-Trade PartyDonald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as
GOP Shifting to Become The Anti-Trade Party
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 16 hours ago
Donald Trump's break with conservative economic thinking on free trade comes as Republicans are increasingly relying on older, struggling white voters who are the most skeptical of trade deals and have lost out during an age of globalization. Polls... Read more
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