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The French journalist Ilana Navaro has made a superb four-part radio documentary series for France Culture on social policies towards immigration and integration in France and Britain. 327 more words


President Trump and anti-capitalism.

Callinicos: “Campaigned against the liberal capitalist international order.”

Most of the international left has supported the protests against Donald Trump this Saturday.

But the victory of the ‘populist’ billionaire has created serious difficulties for ‘anti-capitalist’ theories of neo-liberalism. 1,166 more words


22nd January - On This Day In History


1940 John Hurt (actor)


1801 Queen Victoria (Queen of Britain from 1837 to 1901)

On This Day:

1925 Republic of Albania proclaimed

Have a good Sunday, 22nd January… 31 more words


Anyone else really enjoy the Joebama memes? Genuinely my life atm. Actually scrap that. At this VERY moment it’s all about Michelle’s facing receiving Melania’s gift. 364 more words

Simple Explanation: Theresa May's Brexit Speech

On January 17, 2017 British Prime Minister Theresa May gave a speech regarding her administration’s strategy on Brexit. The speech contained a lot of references specific to the inner workings of the European Union and the British Government that may be difficult to understand. 1,094 more words

January 21, 2017

Today is the first full day of my stay here at the Alnwick castle in Alnwick, Northumberland, England. I had spent approximately 14 hours on either an airplane or a bus and was virtually exhausted by the time we arrived at the castle at 1:30pm local time (7:30am back at home). 760 more words


Donald Trump to Hold First Foreign Leader Meetings as President

President Donald Trump will hold his first with a foreign leader as president on Friday when he hosts British Prime Minister Theresa May.

Trump also placed his first calls to the leaders of Canada and Mexico Saturday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters Saturday evening. 186 more words