The Dictator

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Daily Mirror
'Adolf Hitler was like Charlie Chaplin', claims Brit girl who met Nazi leaderis unknown, wrote a 100-page account of a youth hostelling excursion to Bavaria
'Adolf Hitler was like Charlie Chaplin', claims Brit girl who met Nazi leader
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
is unknown, wrote a 100-page account of a youth hostelling excursion to Bavaria in the summer of 1936. And she added the dictator - responsible for the deaths of six million Jews - was ‘wonderful’ with children. The girl wrote: “At breakfast... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Diary of Girl Guide who met Hitler at Berchtesgaden goes on saleaccount full of their japes and scrapes and of course their visit to see Hitler
Diary of Girl Guide who met Hitler at Berchtesgaden goes on sale
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
account full of their japes and scrapes and of course their visit to see Hitler. "They appeared to be quite taken with the dictator even if they did compare him with a professional clown. "It's interesting to wonder how those girls felt a few... Read more
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Daily Mail
Girl Guide took 1936 trip to Nazi GermanyBavarian Alps at Berchtesgaden, close to where Hitler had his Eagle's Nest lair
Girl Guide took 1936 trip to Nazi Germany
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
Bavarian Alps at Berchtesgaden, close to where Hitler had his Eagle's Nest lair, and five days into the trip the girls met the dictator, who had been elected as Chancellor of Germany three years earlier. Share this article In one of the diary's... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Remember P-Noy? He’s speaking uplaw. In it, he narrated how his father and his fellow opposition leader, Sen.
Remember P-Noy? He’s speaking up
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
law. In it, he narrated how his father and his fellow opposition leader, Sen. Jose “Pepe” Diokno, suffered in the hands of the dictator, and how the Filipino people collectively fought to regain their freedom. “It has happened before and it could... Read more
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express
NORTH KOREA CATASTROPHE: Hundreds die in flash floods as madcap Kim pursues nuclear dreamcondemns his fifth nuclear test and steps up the pressure on North Korea to ban
NORTH KOREA CATASTROPHE: Hundreds die in flash floods as madcap Kim pursues nuclear dream
express / Posted 2 days ago
condemns his fifth nuclear test and steps up the pressure on North Korea to ban its missile and nuclear programme. While the dictator builds up his nuclear arsenal, the Red Cross fears the disaster could continue. Mr Singhal said: “The rainy... Read more
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Op-Ed News
How the Media Overthrew Party Politics; BY NEAL GABLERyou? I gotta meet the five percent of people who saw Hillary come down with pne
How the Media Overthrew Party Politics; BY NEAL GABLER
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
you? I gotta meet the five percent of people who saw Hillary come down with pneumonia and were like, "Forget her, gimme the dictator with dryer lint hair.") "Nothing that Trump says, no damning piece of Trump reportage, and certainly no opinion... Read more
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Breitbart
FULL TRANSCRIPT: Milo's Twitter Eulogythe platform today, let alone a conservative one. Can you imagine third-world
FULL TRANSCRIPT: Milo's Twitter Eulogy
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
the platform today, let alone a conservative one. Can you imagine third-world revolutionaries using Twitter today? “Topple the dictator! March on his palace! Pull down his statues!” Oh wait, you’ve been banned for abuse and harassment … The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino has 1st public appearance in school run by anti-martial law nunsthe lessons from martial law, saying it was it was time for others to make thei
Aquino has 1st public appearance in school run by anti-martial law nuns
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
the lessons from martial law, saying it was it was time for others to make their voices heard in the protest against having the dictator Ferdinand Marcos buried at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. “I’ve kept quiet about the Marcos burial because I’ve... Read more
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Newsmax
Kill Kim? South Korea Has Assassination Plan If NKorea Nuke Threat Growssuch a plan,” defense minister Han Min-Koo said Wednesday when he was asked dir
Kill Kim? South Korea Has Assassination Plan If NKorea Nuke Threat Grows
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
such a plan,” defense minister Han Min-Koo said Wednesday when he was asked directly about military readiness to take out the dictator if it becomes necessary, CNN reported. South Korea says it is prepared with elite troops and would use... Read more
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The Manila Times
Who is orchestrating the Obama-Duterte zarzuela?option at the time, considering that despite the demonizing that Ninoy had subj
Who is orchestrating the Obama-Duterte zarzuela?
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
option at the time, considering that despite the demonizing that Ninoy had subjected Marcos to over the past 20 years, the dictator continued to enjoy popular mass support, with the military mostly remaining in his control but for a disgruntled... Read more
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The Hill
When wise men attack: Why Gates is wrong about Clinton, LibyaBush 41 team that had the wisdom not to boot Saddam Hussein from power, but sti
When wise men attack: Why Gates is wrong about Clinton, Libya
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Bush 41 team that had the wisdom not to boot Saddam Hussein from power, but still called for Iraqis to rise up and dethrone the dictator. What if the oppositionists had succeeded? It’s not hard to imagine that Iraq as early as 1991 could’ve looked a... Read more
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Reuters
Libyan oil port takeover gives edge to eastern commanderautocrat in the making. His history in Libyan politics worries critics. A one-
Libyan oil port takeover gives edge to eastern commander
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
autocrat in the making. His history in Libyan politics worries critics. A one-time ally of Gaddafi, he fell out with the dictator when he was sent to lead a war in Chad, only to be captured and end up in exile in the United States. He spent... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'The Lovers and the Despot' reveals the story of Kim Jung-il's private, kidnapped filmmakersbrought to his country, where they were coerced and convinced to make films for
'The Lovers and the Despot' reveals the story of Kim Jung-il's private, kidnapped filmmakers
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
brought to his country, where they were coerced and convinced to make films for the North. "I want you to be world famous," the dictator told them. "Let's show the West what we are capable of." Because this tale is so outlandish, Shin knew that it... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ka Arman: ‘kumpare,’ comrade-in-armsthe plan, the media were ablaze with the news that Marcos had fled to exile. Co
Ka Arman: ‘kumpare,’ comrade-in-arms
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
the plan, the media were ablaze with the news that Marcos had fled to exile. Cory’s call for civil disobedience had deposed the dictator. Cory had stolen the revolution. Had RK and Ka Arman prevailed in that meeting even just a day earlier than... Read more
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The Manila Times
Inside Marcos’ prisonsFirst of Two Parts I bet given that title, you’d be expecting a tale of horror
Inside Marcos’ prisons
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
First of Two Parts I bet given that title, you’d be expecting a tale of horrors inside the dictator Marcos’ prisons. I rest my case: The Yellow Cult has been extremely successful in painting a one-sided picture of the Marcos era. An objective... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Preparing for North Korea's inevitable collapseof State John Kerry summed up this approach earlier this month. "We have made o
Preparing for North Korea's inevitable collapse
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
of State John Kerry summed up this approach earlier this month. "We have made overture after overture to the dictator of North Korea," he said, after the regime's fifth nuclear test. "We have made it very clear to him that we're... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Obama lectures on Syria, a crisis he exacerbatedpeace negotiations, the Russians deployed bombers and jets to Syria and struck
Obama lectures on Syria, a crisis he exacerbated
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
peace negotiations, the Russians deployed bombers and jets to Syria and struck a pact with Iran to regain territory for the dictator, Bashar Assad. This toothless diplomacy has further immiserated the Syrian people. The U.S. government... Read more
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Times of Malta
Art that tells the truth about warwith painting portraits of Hafez al-Assad, Syria’s former president. Back then
Art that tells the truth about war
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
with painting portraits of Hafez al-Assad, Syria’s former president. Back then, Mr Barakeh could not show apathy for the dictator, as that would have meant imprisonment, execution or exile. When his term in the army, which included nine... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Prepping for collapseof State John Kerry summed up this approach earlier this month. "We have made o
Prepping for collapse
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
of State John Kerry summed up this approach earlier this month. "We have made overture after overture to the dictator of North Korea," he said after the regime's fifth nuclear test. "We have made it very clear to him that we're... Read more
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Daily Star
Boxer Anthony Crolla’s next opponent linked to notorious supremo Hugo Chavezhated the lack of opportunity to young boxers and athletes back home and took i
Boxer Anthony Crolla’s next opponent linked to notorious supremo Hugo Chavez
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
hated the lack of opportunity to young boxers and athletes back home and took it upon himself to take it up with the dictator. He said in 2010: "I will meet with President Hugo Chavez. "It is nothing for me but for Venezuelan athletes,... Read more
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Sun Star
Dabawenyos join call vs Marcos hero's burialrecount the horrors they suffered. Their voice now grows with conviction, as P
Dabawenyos join call vs Marcos hero's burial
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
recount the horrors they suffered. Their voice now grows with conviction, as President Rodrigo Duterte's decision to bury the dictator at the Libingan ng mga Bayani stays. Marcos signed the Proclamation 1081 on September 21 in 1972, placing the... Read more
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Rappler
Martial Law, the dark chapter in Philippine historyMarcos formally ended Martial Law on January 17, 1981, but it was not until 198
Martial Law, the dark chapter in Philippine history
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
Marcos formally ended Martial Law on January 17, 1981, but it was not until 1986 when democracy was restored – after the dictator and his family were forced into exile, overthrown by a popular uprising that came to be known as the People... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte urges peaceful commemoration of martial lawof martial law, but he wanted these to be peaceful so that other people would n
Duterte urges peaceful commemoration of martial law
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
of martial law, but he wanted these to be peaceful so that other people would not be inconvenienced. The 44th year since the dictator Ferdinand Marcos put the country under martial rule was a regular working day, but the Palace said this was not... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘To forget is not to heal’Activists march on Mendiola Street near Malacañang in Manila on the 44th annive
‘To forget is not to heal’
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Activists march on Mendiola Street near Malacañang in Manila on the 44th anniversary of the declaration of martial law by the dictator Ferdinand Marcos. JOAN BONDOC (Last of two parts) Despite the dictator Ferdinand Marcos’ grave human rights... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obiora Udechukwu - Honouring Genius, Moral Integrityupheaval in Nigeria's academe. At the time, General Sani Abacha was at the helm
Obiora Udechukwu - Honouring Genius, Moral Integrity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
upheaval in Nigeria's academe. At the time, General Sani Abacha was at the helm, doing his best to misrule Nigeria. The dictator had little use for academics and their dogon turenchi (their penchant for long-winded language). To curb... Read more
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International Business Times
North Korea accidentally leaks its propaganda websites that provide insight on authoritarian regimealso came with a dedicated section titled "Supreme Leader's Activities", which
North Korea accidentally leaks its propaganda websites that provide insight on authoritarian regime
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
also came with a dedicated section titled "Supreme Leader's Activities", which detailed the various contributions made by the dictator, including heralding the supposed transformation of the country's youngsters into "Kimilsungist-Kimjongilist's,"... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiaanniversary of the ignominious Escalante Massacre takes place just as the count
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
anniversary of the ignominious Escalante Massacre takes place just as the country is split on the issue of where to bury the dictator, under whose administration such atrocities as the mowing down of protestors and rallyists in the Northern... Read more
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The Morning Call
Eli Lake: Preparing for North Korea's inevitable collapseof State John Kerry summed up this approach earlier this month. "We have made o
Eli Lake: Preparing for North Korea's inevitable collapse
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
of State John Kerry summed up this approach earlier this month. "We have made overture after overture to the dictator of North Korea," he said, after the regime's fifth nuclear test. "We have made it very clear to him that we're... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Archaeologists Dig Up Nazi Time Capsule In Polandthe well-preserved capsule researchers discovered two copies of Mein Kampf, Hit
Archaeologists Dig Up Nazi Time Capsule In Poland
The Jewish Week / Posted 6 days ago
the well-preserved capsule researchers discovered two copies of Mein Kampf, Hitler’s manifesto, photographs of the dictator, a Nazi badge, and envelopes filled with coins and letters. The items are currently at the National Museum in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Millennials are ‘victims,’ tooCenter. The roots of this seeming apathy and lapsed memory on martial law can,
Millennials are ‘victims,’ too
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Center. The roots of this seeming apathy and lapsed memory on martial law can, in fact, be traced to 1986, shortly after the dictator Ferdinand Marcos and his family were booted out of Malacañang, when then President Corazon Aquino opted to... Read more
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Sun Star
September 1972comparison to others. Last Sept. 11, on the 99th birth anniversary of Ferdinan
September 1972
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
comparison to others. Last Sept. 11, on the 99th birth anniversary of Ferdinand Marcos Sr., the Gazette posted a photo of the dictator with a caption that included this claim: “In 1986, Marcos stepped down from the presidency to avoid bloodshed... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Hitler used European aristocracy to clamber his way to powerspellbound by a woman he called his 'Dear Princess' - Stephanie von Hohenlohe-W
How Hitler used European aristocracy to clamber his way to power
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
spellbound by a woman he called his 'Dear Princess' - Stephanie von Hohenlohe-Waldenburg Schillingsfürst who died in 1972. The dictator personally gave her the coveted Gold Medal of the Nazi Party for her services to the Reich in 1938 and bestowed... Read more
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The Columbian
Flip-flopping Trump wrong for U.S.Here we go again. Donald Trump is claiming again what a terrific and charismati
Flip-flopping Trump wrong for U.S.
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
Here we go again. Donald Trump is claiming again what a terrific and charismatic man Vladimir Putin is. Putin, the dictator of Russia, was elected 16 years ago, then outlawed elections. Putin is obviously still a card-carrying Communist who wants the... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Opinion | Why I want Martial Law declared in the Philippineslaw declared because I want corruption and greed to proliferate in the country.
Opinion | Why I want Martial Law declared in the Philippines
Bulatlat.com / Posted 7 days ago
law declared because I want corruption and greed to proliferate in the country. I want ten billion dollars in the hands of the dictator and his family and billions more in the pockets of cronies. I want the government to be the milking cow of... Read more
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International Business Times
Transparent director compares Donald Trump to Hitler: 'He is a dangerous monster'going to work. People are not stupid as you liberals think." This is not the f
Transparent director compares Donald Trump to Hitler: 'He is a dangerous monster'
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
going to work. People are not stupid as you liberals think." This is not the first time that Trump has been compared to the dictator. Back in August legendary pop star Cher likened Trump to "despots" Hitler and Soviet Union leader Joseph Stalin... Read more
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express
‘They will learn only of the one, true Messiah’ Pro-Corbyn group launches youth wingnew youth wing has immediately been dubbed “frightening” and likened to a “brai
‘They will learn only of the one, true Messiah’ Pro-Corbyn group launches youth wing
express / Posted 7 days ago
new youth wing has immediately been dubbed “frightening” and likened to a “brainwashing political cult with Corbyn as the dictator” by opponents. One Twitter user suggested the initiative will allow children to “learn only of the one, true... Read more
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Sun Star
Mongaya: Press Freedom Weekof Press Freedom Week is doubly significant amid intensified efforts to make Fi
Mongaya: Press Freedom Week
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
of Press Freedom Week is doubly significant amid intensified efforts to make Filipinos forget what Marcos did and hail the dictator as a hero. We, Cebuanos, are practically telling the rest of the country and the whole world that we have not... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The long legal shadow of martial lawwhich enabled him to exercise absolute power, in the process churning out innum
The long legal shadow of martial law
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
which enabled him to exercise absolute power, in the process churning out innumerable presidential decrees which cemented the dictatorship. But with absolute power at its disposal, the Marcos regime not only created a new breed of oligarchs known... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
There are few things less Canadian than hatred and fearThe Palestinian man nodded in agreement and the Albanian, an older woman, recal
There are few things less Canadian than hatred and fear
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
The Palestinian man nodded in agreement and the Albanian, an older woman, recalled with dismay her early adulthood under the dictator Enver Hoxha, who ruled her country for four decades until 1985. The conversation has stayed with me. I am... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Martial law survivors in Negros to hold protestat the Libingang is unacceptable. “It is very painful to see that our governme
Martial law survivors in Negros to hold protest
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
at the Libingang is unacceptable. “It is very painful to see that our government is still entertaining the idea of burying the dictator at the Libingan ng Mga Bayani. What Marcos did to us is unforgivable,” Cerna said. A bullet is still lodged in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Submarines surface as key tool in world's navies90 Tomahawk cruise missiles into Libya in 2011 to destroy the country's air def
Submarines surface as key tool in world's navies
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
90 Tomahawk cruise missiles into Libya in 2011 to destroy the country's air defenses at the start of the campaign to oust the dictator Moamer Kadhafi. More recently, Russia unleashed a series of cruise missiles in December at Syrian targets from... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bengaluru sustains a sense of freedom and positivity: Abhijit Saha, Chef and restaurateurculture of wine and dine. I have seen professional and personal growth here, ma
Bengaluru sustains a sense of freedom and positivity: Abhijit Saha, Chef and restaurateur
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
culture of wine and dine. I have seen professional and personal growth here, making it very special to me. If you were the dictator of Bengaluru, what is the first thing you would do? I will clean up the city. The cleanliness drive would... Read more
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NBC News
Labor Sec. Tom Perez: No doubt grandfather opposed dictator TrujilloDominican Republic, but Perez was born in the U.S. Operating off of family sto
Labor Sec. Tom Perez: No doubt grandfather opposed dictator Trujillo
NBC News / Posted 11 days ago
Dominican Republic, but Perez was born in the U.S. Operating off of family stories, Perez had thought Brache first opposed the dictator when Trujillo ordered the slaughter in 1937 of tens of thousands of Haitians in the Dominican Republic. But a... Read more
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express
Juncker denies drink problem during interview where he guzzles four glasses of champagneemerged of Mr Juncker taken at a May 2015 EU summit welcoming Viktor Orban, the
Juncker denies drink problem during interview where he guzzles four glasses of champagne
express / Posted 12 days ago
emerged of Mr Juncker taken at a May 2015 EU summit welcoming Viktor Orban, the hardline Hungarian prime minister, as "the dictator" before giving him a playful slap on the cheek.Related articles You think I’d still be in office if I was... Read more
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DW
Germany shuts Ankara embassy amid fear of attack by Erdogan supporters |"A land loses its freedom." At the bottom of the page, a teaser for one of the
Germany shuts Ankara embassy amid fear of attack by Erdogan supporters |
DW / Posted 12 days ago
"A land loses its freedom." At the bottom of the page, a teaser for one of the magazine's stories is titled simply "The Dictator." The Turkish Foreign Ministry described the magazine's publishing policy as "far from being responsible,"... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Chile demonstrator's defiant stare goes viralwith a military government led by Augusto Pinochet. The protesters were honori
Chile demonstrator's defiant stare goes viral
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
with a military government led by Augusto Pinochet. The protesters were honoring the victims of the Pinochet regime -- the dictator was accused of ordering the torture and killing of thousands of people during his 17 years in power. He died in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Jean-Claude Juncker denies alcohol problem during interview in which he drinks four glasses of champagneMr Juncker taken at a May 2015 EU summit welcoming Viktor Orban, the hardline H
Jean-Claude Juncker denies alcohol problem during interview in which he drinks four glasses of champagne
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Mr Juncker taken at a May 2015 EU summit welcoming Viktor Orban, the hardline Hungarian prime minister, as "the dictator" before giving him a playful slap on the cheek. "The dictator is coming," Mr Juncker is heard to say, before... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiawith recent events here, Ferdie was the nickname of the unlamented Martial Law
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
with recent events here, Ferdie was the nickname of the unlamented Martial Law president to his friends but he was just the Dictator to others. The admirers of the late dictator, however, continue to gather the one million signatures seeking... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Burmese Springentrepreneur told me. “But every businessman in the country knows he’s clean—an
The Burmese Spring
The New Yorker / Posted 12 days ago
entrepreneur told me. “But every businessman in the country knows he’s clean—and that’s why he was never that powerful.” The dictator may have had another reason for choosing a cipher as his successor. When Burma’s last king took the throne, he... Read more
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Daily Record
Trump can never lead on foreign policyat the same time?” he responded, as if the democratically elected leader of the
Trump can never lead on foreign policy
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
at the same time?” he responded, as if the democratically elected leader of the United States is a worse malefactor than the dictator of Russia. Trump claimed that Putin has “been a leader, far more than our president has been a leader.” That... Read more
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