The Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable is saying exactly the same thing I've been saying since the disastrous Brexit referendum result, i.e. young people in Britain were seriously shafted by the old folks.

"The old have comprehensively shafted the young. And the old have had the last word about Brexit, imposing a world view coloured by nostalgia for an imperial past on a younger generation... View more »

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Richard Colvin posted on 08/06/2017
Richard Colvin posted on 08/06/2017

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I guess Italy is fed-up waiting for various countries in the EU to get their act together in order to stop the migrants pouring into Italy by risking their lives crossing the Mediterranean in ramshackle boats from Libya. (Not to mention more than 12,000 men, women and children have drowned in the Mediterranean attempting to reach Europe in the past few years.)

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I guess Italy is fed up waiting for various countries in the

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Football/soccer can be very dangerous. :)
Football/soccer can be very dangerous :

Football From The Stands

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I saw Jethro Tull in Aberdeen in 1977 at the Capitol Theatre. I was only 14.

Brilliant concert :)
I saw Jethro Tull in Aberdeen in 1977 at the Capitol Theatre I was only 14

Jethro Tull - Thick As A Brick

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More than 60 dead and 250 wounded in Islamist attacks in Pakistan yesterday.

Deutsche Welle:- Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a splinter group of the Pakistani Taliban, has claimed responsibility. They pledged that their attacks would continue "until a true Sharia system is enforced in Pakistan," referring to Islamic law.
More than 60 dead and 250 wounded in Islamist attacks in Pakistan yesterday

More than 60 dead across Pakistan in series of attacks | News | DW | 23.06.2017

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Very good criticism of the kind of policies in favour of multiculturalism as pursued (I think) in Canada and UK.

Author Kenan Malik argues that we don't need to put people into separate religious/ethnic multicultural boxes. Instead we need more secularism for promoting true diversity, openness, free-speech, debate, engagement, learning, and respect for freedom of religion and freedom of the... View more »
Very good criticism of the kind of policies in favour of multiculturalism

Author Kenan Malik - “What’s Wrong with Multiculturalism?”

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And we have another Islamist terrorist attack today in Paris. A car packed with explosives and guns rammed into a police van and burst into flames. Fortunately only the terrorist was killed.
And we have another Islamist terrorist attack today in Paris A car

Champs-Elysees Paris attack: man ‘downed’ after driving into police

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This is the new UK Govt.: Tories propped up with DUP (Democratic Unionist Party in Northern Ireland)

What a shambles!

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According to one eyewitness, a girl was stabbed up to 15 times by one of the Islamists shouting "This is for allah" - as he stabbed the helpless girl multiple times. The eyewitness said he could do nothing to save the girl.
According to one eyewitness a girl was stabbed up to 15 times

3 attackers shot dead after killing 6, injuring over 30 in London

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