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U.K. pushing Commonwealth countries to follow lead and enact ban on single-use plastic including straws

LONDON — Britain’s government wants to take action to ban plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds — and is urging other Commonwealth nations to follow suit. 340 more words


Have you ever loved a rose?

The Ecstatic Storyteller


         Have you ever loved a rose,

         And watched her slowly bloom;

         And as her petals would unfold,

         You grew drunk of her perfume. 267 more words


Legalize Homosexuality and Lesbianism Now - Britain Tells Buhari and Africa

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, has called for same-sex marriage in Nigeria and all other countries within the Commonwealth.

At the first joint forum at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Westminster yesterday, the prime minister said there should be no laws criminalising same-sex relationships across the Commonwealth. 112 more words


Sellner, Pettibone & Southern: The Expected Home Office Response

You can’t enter the United Kingdom if you’re harmful or hateful.

A petition was uploaded recently to the United Kingdom government website to allow Martin Sellner, Brittany Pettibone and Lauren Southern to enter the country, after all three were denied entry last month ostensibly for their political views. 783 more words

Freedom Of Speech

Pimm's Cup Cocktail

In 1823 Pimm’s Cup was invented by Shell-Fish Monger James Pimm, at his central London “Oyster Bar”. His goal was to create a drink that complimented oysters better than Gin. 206 more words

Clever Cocktails

The Romanization Of Roman Britain MOBI

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the All Files: HTTP link in the View the book box to the left to find XML files that contain more Why were conquered populations from northern Britain to the Middle East such willing adopters of Roman ways? 389 more words