Monthly Archives: August 2018

DIRTY TRICKS: Lib Dem Nick Clegg staffer claims to have left LABOUR over anti-semitism

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
A touching tweet and heartfelt blogpost from a Douglas Dowell about how he has left the Labour Party because of anti-semitism has been shared extensively on social media: In the blogpost, Mr Dowell talks…

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Racist violence in Belgium

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog:
https://youtu.be/TsCg8g82Ea4 This 26 August 2018 video say about itself: Black teen thrown on [railroad] track by drunk racists – defends himself This 15-year-old boy was racially harrassed, spit on and pushed by a…

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If you don’t want the Daily Mail and the Sun receive public subsidies you need to say so now – Brian Cathcart

Inforrm's Blog It hasn’t had much publicity, but a government process is under way whose aim is to pave the way for the delivery of public subsidies to the Daily Mail, the Sun, the Mirror and the rest of the … Continue reading

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The Trump intrigue deepens: A secret meeting, and a stolen briefcase

Originally posted on The Secular Jurist:
By Robert A. Vella As the news broke today that President Trump again considered firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions as early as this week against the advice of counsel which warned him that such…

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Low-income tenants face ‘heat, eat or pay rent’ choices

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One of the best-kept secrets of the UK welfare system is at risk

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Scotland’s New Welfare Agency Applies For Anti-Terror Surveillance Powers To Spy On Benefit Claimants

Originally posted on Same Difference:
No words, except that I’m scared. SCOTLAND’S new welfare agency wants to use anti-terror powers to spy on benefits cheats. Social Security Scotland has applied for the power to use the controversial Regulation of Investigatory…

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Siding with the Palestinian struggle is not antisemitic | Ahmad Samih Khalidi | Opinion | The Guardian

Originally posted on kickingthecat:
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/aug/28/palestinian-struggle-jeremy-corbyn-zionism

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‘Hate in the streets’ has no place in Germany: Merkel

Originally posted on The Secular Jurist:
Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday condemned violent far-right protests that degenerated into attacks against foreign-looking people, saying “hate in the streets” has no place in Germany. After the fatal stabbing of a German man,…

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Almost half of Americans can’t pay for their basic needs

Originally posted on The Secular Jurist:
Four in 10 Americans are struggling to pay for their basic needs such as groceries or housing, a problem even middle-class households confront, according to a new study from the Urban Institute. Despite the…

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