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Wednesday, 14 November 2018
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From the Guardian The Foreign Office has been accused of allowing government asylum policy to be dictated to by a Pakistan mob after it was confirmed it urged the Home Office not to grant Asia Bibi political asylum in the UK out of fear for the safety of UK consular staff. The former UK foreign ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/14/2018 7:19 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
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by Hugh Fitzgerald DORTMUND, Germany — It was the second week of Islam class, and the teacher, Mansur Seddiqzai, stood in front of a roomful of Muslim teens and pointed to the sentence on the chalkboard behind him: “Islam does not belong to Germany.” He scanned the room and asked, “Who said ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/14/2018 5:15 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
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Recently the remoaners and the fake news press have started to say that unemployment in the UK is rising catastrophically because of the imminence of Brexit. That assertion is manifestly untrue. Not only is unemployment generally much lower than at any time in the last forty years but wages are rising ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/13/2018 6:41 PM by Brex I Teer
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
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by Hugh Fitzgerald Oman's Sultan Qaboos (left) and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (photo:AP) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu recently returned from a surprise, secret, one-day trip to Oman, where he engaged in talks with Sultan Qaboos. The 70-year-old Qaboos has largely ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/13/2018 6:26 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
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by Theodore Dalrymple A page in the October 11, 2018 print edition of the Guardian newspaper tells us a great deal about the political and cultural state of Britain, and perhaps—since Britain is not unique—of much of the Western world. On the left side of page 7, a story is headed, “Supreme Court ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/13/2018 4:42 AM by Theodore Dalrymple
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
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From The Telegraph British far-Right activist Tommy Robinson (NOT far-right, just not far wrong) has not been granted a US visa to meet with Republican lawmakers in Washington this week, an organiser of the meeting said on Monday. Daniel Pipes, president of the conservative Philadelphia-based ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/13/2018 3:35 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
Monday, 12 November 2018
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To Knightsbridge to attend the vigil outside the Pakistani High Commission organised jointly by Citizen Go and the British Pakistani Christian Association. I arrived as Wilson Chowdhry the Chairman of the BPCA was giving an interview to BBC Asian Network This is Mr Singer. He spoke of his time working ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/12/2018 1:34 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
Monday, 12 November 2018
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by Eric Rozenman On October 28, a gunman shouting “all Jews must die,” murdered 11 worshippers in a Pittsburgh synagogue. He’d previously posted on social media that “Jews are the children of Satan” along with a cartoon depicting the United States as controlled by “Z.O.G.”—Zionist occupied government. A ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/12/2018 10:40 AM by Eric Rozenman
Monday, 12 November 2018
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by Hugh Fitzgerald Members of the Labour Party hit a moral rock bottom the other day. In County Durham, Steve Cooke, the secretary of a local chapter of the Party, presented a resolution condemning the murder of 11 Jews at a Pittsburgh synagogue. He couldn’t imagine that anyone would object. He ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/12/2018 8:30 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
Monday, 12 November 2018
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by Michael Curtis Michigan’s Rashida Tlaib and Minnesota’s Ilhan Omar both won seats in Congress The November 4, 2018 election remains unfinished as some races remain undecided. Recounting votes is an occupational afflication in Florida. In that state Broward County, one of the largest counties, ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/12/2018 4:23 AM by Michael Curtis
Sunday, 11 November 2018
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It being the Centenary of the end of the Great War there have been quite a few events and ways of marking the anniversary up and down the country. I say 'England' because I am English and will have noticed things in England but I know there have been similar events in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/11/2018 9:13 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
Sunday, 11 November 2018
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by Conrad Black At this point, the Democrats appear to have a lead in the House of Representatives of about 30 or 40 members, a relatively small edge in an undisciplined chamber, and the Republicans have purged the NeverTrumpers, led (with his customary uncertainty) by departing House Speaker ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/11/2018 5:32 AM by Conrad Black
Sunday, 11 November 2018
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by Hugh Fitzgerald Mogahed did not become a chemical engineer, nor go into business, for both of which she trained, and either of which might have been taxing. Instead, she went into the business of being a Muslim. First, she polled Muslims for Gallup. Now she polls Muslims for her Muslim advocacy ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/11/2018 4:49 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
Saturday, 10 November 2018
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In November 2008 I attended a service in London's Whitehall and later wrote this Last Voices of a Generation.   The last three British men alive who fought in the Great War.  I think it is worth revisiting. Since then every veteran of WWII known to me personally has died, parents in law, uncles ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2018 9:53 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
Saturday, 10 November 2018
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by Michael Curtis First you say you do and then you don't, and then you say you will and then you don't, you're undecided now, so what are you  gonna do? President Emmanuel Macron in the weeks of November 2018 has undergone this process  on an issue that is not only highly controversial, but ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2018 8:03 AM by Michael Curtis
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