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Deception, causation and deprivation of British citizenship By Colin Yeo

In Sleiman (deprivation of citizenship; conduct) UKUT 367 (IAC) the tribunal considered the question of how directly causative past deception must be of a subsequent grant of British citizenship in order for a person to be deprived of that citizenship on the basis of deception. 802 more words


32 naturalized Americans take oath of citizenship in Larned

LARNED, Kan. (KSNW) – Garden City’s Alicia Allen has lived in the U.S. since she was a baby and always felt like an American. When she married her wife last year, it was time to make it official. 178 more words


If You Give a Moose a Muffin...

I couldn’t help but be reminded of this children’s book while after reading this blog post.  Apparently a news reporter interviewed a Nazi who was publicly assaulted, and the writer of the blog post was angry that they did so because it could make Nazism sympathetic and end up leading others to follow that ideology.  506 more words


COMMENT: Müslümanlar’ın Entegrasyonunda “Çözülmesi Gerekenler” - Perspektif

Here’s a link to my most recent contribution to the German-published, Turkish language periodical, Perspektif. This month’s contribution is titled “Müslümanlar’ın Entegrasyonunda ‘Çözülmesi Gerekenler'” which loosely translates as “Solving the Needs of Muslim Integration” and focuses on the findings from the Commission on Islam, Participation and Public Life that were published in the report, … 349 more words


Falling in love...

Slightly, but not entirely, off-topic

Over the last year I have often been rather worried about my future in this country, perhaps not whether I will be able to stay but certainly under what conditions. 440 more words


A Request

This past Saturday, I went to see the 15-year-old son of a friend play in a competitive soccer game in Oakville. The teams were first and second in the league, and the result would go a long way in determining the eventual league champion. 849 more words

Habits Of Mind Body And Action

Top 20 Non Fiction

These are the Top 20 Non fiction books that Leeds Libraries issued in the last month. Some of them may take you by surprise! Even if you think that non-fiction is not for you I challenge you not to be tempted by one of these. 1,770 more words