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Daily Record
Jeremy Corbyn is no Keir Hardie - Hardie was Labour's 'great strategist'else in common. Keir Hardie, among many other things, was the movement’s great
Jeremy Corbyn is no Keir Hardie - Hardie was Labour's 'great strategist'
Daily Record / Posted 4 hours ago
else in common. Keir Hardie, among many other things, was the movement’s great strategist. He sensed the need for a Labour alliance, between the small minority of committed socialists and the trade unions, the growing voice of the mass working... Read more
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asianage
Hillary vs Trump: Intriguing contestrole as “First Gentleman” of the US in a residence on Pennsylvania Avenue that
Hillary vs Trump: Intriguing contest
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
role as “First Gentleman” of the US in a residence on Pennsylvania Avenue that he is quite familiar with. It is Nato, the alliance of Western capitalism and guardian against Russian power, that must worry the most about the possible outcomes of Mr... Read more
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asianage
Hillary vs Trump Intriguing contestrole as “First Gentleman” of the US in a residence on Pennsylvania Avenue that
Hillary vs Trump Intriguing contest
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
role as “First Gentleman” of the US in a residence on Pennsylvania Avenue that he is quite familiar with. It is Nato, the alliance of Western capitalism and guardian against Russian power, that must worry the most about the possible outcomes of Mr... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Islamist Terrorism, European DenialBouhlel murdered more than 80 people by driving a 19-ton truck into a crowd cel
Islamist Terrorism, European Denial
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Bouhlel murdered more than 80 people by driving a 19-ton truck into a crowd celebrating Bastille Day, Julien Dray, a Socialist MP, said, "The fireworks... It is a popular festival, there are families, children; it is often the only party... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Is the ANC still the bearer of Nelson Mandela’s legacies?This article first appeared on Creamer Media’s website: polity.org.za As I wro
Is the ANC still the bearer of Nelson Mandela’s legacies?
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
This article first appeared on Creamer Media’s website: polity.org.za As I wrote this, the Democratic Alliance had just tweeted their new poster: “Honour Madiba’s dream, vote DA!” Some years ago, this would have outraged me because I did not and... Read more
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Salon.com
Spanish king meets with parties in new bid to break deadlockQuevedo of the small New Canarias group. He finishes the meetings Thursday when
Spanish king meets with parties in new bid to break deadlock
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
Quevedo of the small New Canarias group. He finishes the meetings Thursday when he meets with the leaders of the four most popular parties, ending with acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy. The talks follow Spain’s inconclusive election June 26,... Read more
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International Business Times
'We're not Nazis' say Austria's sword-fighting frat-boys who dream of a Germanic Europe At their head, a youth with straw blond hair gripped a ribbon with the colours
'We're not Nazis' say Austria's sword-fighting frat-boys who dream of a Germanic Europe
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
At their head, a youth with straw blond hair gripped a ribbon with the colours of the German flag as his comrades chanted popular German songs and poems. This is Austria and the crowd was made up from members of the Burschenschaften (B!B!), a... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Democracy is taking a beating as right-wing forces consolidate their grip on powerfreedom. It was largely modelled on the market fundamentalism imposed on Chile
Democracy is taking a beating as right-wing forces consolidate their grip on power
Mail & Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
freedom. It was largely modelled on the market fundamentalism imposed on Chile after the US-backed coup against an elected socialist government in 1973. But the ruthless subordination of Chilean society to capital was achieved under a military... Read more
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Evening Standard
Quiz: how much do you know about this week's news?rules on whether he can stand in a leadership contest and who can vote for him?
Quiz: how much do you know about this week's news?
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
rules on whether he can stand in a leadership contest and who can vote for him? a) Playing Pokémon Go. b) Discussing a socialist alliance with Venezuela with Diane Abbott. c) Posing for selfies. Theresa May's finest footwear - in... Read more
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Salon.com
Spain: Rajoy meets Socialist leader in bid to form gov’tMADRID (AP) — Conservative acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is meeting Socia
Spain: Rajoy meets Socialist leader in bid to form gov’t
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
MADRID (AP) — Conservative acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is meeting Socialist party leader Pedro Sanchez to wrap up a round of talks with party leaders as he searches for support to form a new government in Spain following a second inconclusive... Read more
20d
The Forward
How Republicans Tried To Flip the Jewish Vote — and Created Donald Trumpreligion. Yet, Jews being Democrats was actually a relatively new phenomenon. I
How Republicans Tried To Flip the Jewish Vote — and Created Donald Trump
The Forward / Posted 20 days ago
religion. Yet, Jews being Democrats was actually a relatively new phenomenon. In 1920, more American Jews voted for the Socialist Party than for the Democratic Party. In 1924, Al Smith, one of my personal political heroes, became the first... Read more
21d
Daily Mirror
'Iraq turned Tony Blair toxic - he would have been up with Churchill as a great'see our commitment as essential. He wrote in his memoirs: “Britain had to rema
'Iraq turned Tony Blair toxic - he would have been up with Churchill as a great'
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
see our commitment as essential. He wrote in his memoirs: “Britain had to remain shoulder to shoulder with America. That alliance was a vital strategic asset for Britain.” Read More But public spaces are not filled with Blair statues to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
How Tony Blair's monumental mistake over Iraq destroyed his political legacysee our commitment as essential. He wrote in his memoirs: “Britain had to rema
How Tony Blair's monumental mistake over Iraq destroyed his political legacy
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
see our commitment as essential. He wrote in his memoirs: “Britain had to remain shoulder to shoulder with America. That alliance was a vital strategic asset for Britain.” Read More But public spaces are not filled with Blair statues to... Read more
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Salon.com
Spain: Socialist party says it won’t back Rajoy governmentMADRID (AP) — The leader of the Spanish Socialist Party says it won’t support P
Spain: Socialist party says it won’t back Rajoy government
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
MADRID (AP) — The leader of the Spanish Socialist Party says it won’t support Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s second attempt in six months to form a government. Pedro Sanchez said Saturday his party “will vote no” to Rajoy’s bid following Spain’s... Read more
22d
Op-Ed News
Brexit and Spain: Europe On The Edgemost of the mainstream media reported the Spanish election as a "victory" for a
Brexit and Spain: Europe On The Edge
Op-Ed News / Posted 22 days ago
most of the mainstream media reported the Spanish election as a "victory" for acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's Popular Party (PP) and defeat for the left, it was more a reshuffle than a major turn to the right and, if Rajoy manages to... Read more
22d
The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Brexit & Spain: Europe On The Edge?. Categorymost of the mainstream media reported the Spanish election as a “victory” for a
The Brexit & Spain: Europe On The Edge?. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 22 days ago
most of the mainstream media reported the Spanish election as a “victory” for acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s Popular Party (PP) and defeat for the left, it was more a reshuffle than a major turn to the right, and, if Rajoy manages to... Read more
22d
The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Brief at 7 a.m. on Friday, July 8, 2016Europe. In an op-ed published in the Financial Times on Friday, Obama argued B
World in Brief at 7 a.m. on Friday, July 8, 2016
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 22 days ago
Europe. In an op-ed published in the Financial Times on Friday, Obama argued Britain's looming exit only makes the NATO alliance a more important force for cooperation in the region. [Article continues below] "I believe that our nations must... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The Tragedy of Brexit Demands a Politics of Paradox – Opinion – ABC Religion & EthicsEthics 5 Jul 2016 To avoid Britain's full withdrawal and the collapse of the E
The Tragedy of Brexit Demands a Politics of Paradox – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
Ethics 5 Jul 2016 To avoid Britain's full withdrawal and the collapse of the EU, a new settlement is needed that addresses popular fears about the impact of globalisation and immigration, in the UK and across Europe. Credit: Christopher Furlong /... Read more
27d
asianage
Germans must leadto play a more muscular role. Unwillingly or otherwise, Germany must assume the
Germans must lead
asianage / Posted 27 days ago
to play a more muscular role. Unwillingly or otherwise, Germany must assume the EU leadership at a testing time for the alliance and the world. Signs of nationalism are rearing their head, with the far-right feasting on concern over a seemingly... Read more
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Salon.com
Turkey’s “double game” on ISIS and support for extremist groups highlighted after horrific Istanbul attackIstanbul’s popular Atatürk airport was plunged into chaos this week after a hor
Turkey’s “double game” on ISIS and support for extremist groups highlighted after horrific Istanbul attack
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
Istanbul’s popular Atatürk airport was plunged into chaos this week after a horrific attack by three suicide bombers killed at least 43 people and injured another 239. Turkish government officials say they have strong evidence that the bombings were... Read more
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