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ITALY DOES A BREXIT ! 

This is the headline many Italians will be looking for after the Referendum tomorrow.

Officially, the Referendum has been called by PM Renzi to decide on whether the constitution should be changed to limit the powers of both the Italian Senate and Regions in the country’s bicameral parliamentary system. 438 more words

Spectacular Rise in Polls for Belgium Far-left Parti du Travail de Belgique/Partij van de Arbeid van België.

The public broadcaster in Belgium, the RTBF, led with this story this morning:

Le PTB, futur lider maximo? Le parti marxiste progresse dans les trois régions du pays, même si cela reste mesuré en Flandre (+1,4% pour +5,6% à Bruxelles et + 12,9% (!) en Wallonie).

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European Left

Uniphilarsian

My last post was news about the word of the year from Dictionary.com. This word was not trendy, new-tech, or whimsical, as words of the past have been. 428 more words

Life Adventures

Silencing the Voices of Opposition?

You can only bang gongs for so long before people start looking at what you really are trying to do.  Blaming the media is boring and is about to run its course–if the media has any backbone at all.   79 more words

Thoughts

Trump and His Betraying Makeover by Ralph Nader + Robert Weissman: Trump's Deal That "Saved Jobs" at Carrier Based on a $7 Million Tax Break & Reduced Regulations

Dandelion Salad

by Ralph Nader
The Nader Page
December 2, 2016

Attention workers who voted for Trump, either eagerly or as a vote against the hawkish, Wall Street favorite, Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump, less than a month after the election, has already begun to betray you. 826 more words

Politics

Standing Rock: The true face of fascism - » The Australian Independent Media Network

With all the frenzied hysteria comparing the election of Donald Trump to the second coming of Hitler, the media has been strangely silent on the assault by police, government, military and private security on water protectors protesting the North Dakota Access Pipeline. 30 more words

DAPL

The illusion of Ownership

We like to think we own things…

But do we?

Do you have a car?  If so, do you owe money on it?  Can the person you owe money to take it away if you don’t pay them the money you owe?  133 more words