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offsite link Trump ? the De-Globalizer? Mon Jul 23, 2018 00:21 | The Saker
by Peter Koenig for The Saker Blog Looks like Trump is running amok with his ?trading policies?. Not only has he upset the European Union ? which doesn?t deserve any

offsite link Iran?s Basij: Reconstructing society via class warfare Sun Jul 22, 2018 16:01 | The Saker
by Ramin Mazaheri for The Saker Blog In this 11-part series, which began as a response to the World Socialist Web Site?s 3-part series against my views of Iran and

offsite link Why Poroshenko Will Escalate the Situation in Ukraine Sun Jul 22, 2018 00:39 | The Saker
By Rostislav Ishchenko Translated by Ollie Richardson and Angelina Siard cross posted with http://www.stalkerzone.org/ishchenko-... source: https://ukraina.ru/opinion/20180719/1... When Petro Poroshenko unexpectedly became the president of Ukraine, he had two paths? The

offsite link Latvians recall better Soviet times, by Ruslan Ostashko Sat Jul 21, 2018 17:27 | Scott
The myth of the” Soviet occupation” began to show cracks at the moment when Euro-integration has depopulated Latvia by half. And it?s not even ethnic Russians who are eager to

offsite link Syrian War Report ? July 20, 2018: Militants In Western Quneitra Fully Surrender To Syrian Army Sat Jul 21, 2018 01:31 | Scott
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Human Rights in Ireland
News on Human Rights

offsite link Maldives Remain UK Priority Thu Jul 19, 2018 13:09 | Human Rights

offsite link US Withdraw From UN Human Rights Council Thu Jul 19, 2018 13:06 | Human Rights

offsite link Returning Refugees Greece Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:56 | Human Rights

offsite link Australia Immigrants English Speaking Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:54 | Human Rights

offsite link Border Security Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:48 | Human Rights

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Cedar Lounge
For lefties too stubborn to quit

offsite link CLR Reading. Week 5 10:42 Sun Jul 22, 2018 | WorldbyStorm

offsite link Haven?t we been here before? 10:23 Sun Jul 22, 2018 | WorldbyStorm

offsite link Sunday and the Week?s Media and other Stupid Statements 07:28 Sun Jul 22, 2018 | guestposter

offsite link Meanwhile, a poll. 21:04 Sat Jul 21, 2018 | WorldbyStorm

offsite link Viewing Connacht from Donegal 13:28 Sat Jul 21, 2018 | WorldbyStorm

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Dublin Opinion
Life should be full of strangeness, like a rich painting

offsite link Some Thoughts on the Brexit Joint Report 11:50 Sat Dec 09, 2017

offsite link IRISH COMMONWEALTH: TRADE UNIONS AND CIVIL SOCIETY IN THE 21ST CENTURY 14:06 Sat Nov 18, 2017

offsite link Notes for a Book on Money and the Irish State - The Marshall Aid Program 15:10 Sat Apr 02, 2016

offsite link The Financial Crisis:What Have We Learnt? 19:58 Sat Aug 29, 2015

offsite link Money in 35,000 Words or Less 21:34 Sat Aug 22, 2015

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WorldbyStorm - 10:42 Sun Jul 22, 2018
One particularly useful chapter in Alt-right is when David Wendling talks to ?ordinary? self-ascribed members of the alt-right. He notes that: The conventional wisdom, established by the Breitbart story and largely unquestioned by other media?was that the people within the movement were by and large young pranksters who didn?t take things, including themselves, too seriously,. […]A
WorldbyStorm - 10:23 Sun Jul 22, 2018
The UK could refuse to pay its £39 billion divorce bill to Brussels if it does not get a trade deal, the Brexit secretary, Dominic Raab, has signalled. Now they’re reiterating lines they said a year and a half ago.A
guestposter - 07:28 Sun Jul 22, 2018
Relations with Ireland have bedevilled British politics for more than 200 years, from the resignation of Pitt the Younger in 1801, over King George III?s opposition to Catholic Emancipation; through the break-up of Robert Peel?s Conservative Party in 1846, arising from repeal of the Corn Laws to deal with the Famine; and the split in […]A
WorldbyStorm - 21:04 Sat Jul 21, 2018
RTÉ reports that there’s a poll tomorrow from the Sunday Times. FG 34% +3 SF 22% -2 FF 21% -3 INDS 10% +1 IND ALL 4% +1 LP 3% -1 GP 2% NC SOL-PBP 1% -1 SD 1% NC MOE 3%A
WorldbyStorm - 13:28 Sat Jul 21, 2018
I was in Donegal this last week – chest infection and all. And the weather was not great a fair bit of the time. But… managed to get to Glencolmcille which was beautiful (and this guy was both a character and an activist), though the drive up through the Glengesh Pass was kind of sweaty […]A
WorldbyStorm - 10:43 Sat Jul 21, 2018
Always enjoyed Raymond Chandler, and I’ve a lot of sympathy with author Megan Abbott?s critique here?A
WorldbyStorm - 10:33 Sat Jul 21, 2018
Urghh?no thanks. I?ve never been to Croke Park for a gig, or anywhere like it. The largest ?venues? I?ve been to were Oxygen in the mid-2000s and the 3Arena. Didn?t much like the first, the sound was often disrupted by wind direction. The second I?ve found actually pretty good. Seen a range of groups there, […]A
irishelectionliterature - 06:16 Sat Jul 21, 2018
The third season of “Last Chance U” appeared on Netflix yesterday, I’ve yet to watch it but will watch when time allows. It’s title sequence is “Spice Mon” by Jim Casella performed by the East Mississippi Community College drumlin. Casella is a composer and percussion specialist. I was at a concert earlier this year where […]A
WorldbyStorm - 11:24 Fri Jul 20, 2018
Reading this it struck me that it was curious how immigration related issues have tripped up Trump, and before him May (Windrush) and of course Merkel, but then, the thought struck me that immigration has an almost absurd emphasis in the current political environment, that in a way it?s no surprise that it should – […]A
WorldbyStorm - 08:31 Fri Jul 20, 2018
Anyone know much about caucuses within the DSA? According to wiki there are the following ones: …views are represented in different working groups and caucuses within the DSA including the Communist Caucus, the Refoundation Caucus and the Libertarian Socialist Caucus. Anyone have any contact with or experiences of the DSA?A

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