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Data say that we feel more European than ever before. Why?

Citizens’ feeling of belonging to the European Union has reached an all-time high this year, according to the last standard Eurobarometer survey (fieldwork conducted in May 2015). 516 more words

Politics

Dear Guardian Editors: This Is Why No One Believes You Anymore

OffGuardian

Dear Guardian editors, especially the Anonymous Perpetrator of Sunday’s Guardian view on Ukraine –

While this is just the latest on the conveyor-belt of state-promoted Stalinist ‘alternative realities’, which now constitutes the vast majority of your (ahem) political analysis, I feel the need to make a few observations, more out of pity than anger. 171 more words

Headlines

Continued Bipartisan Support for Expanded Background Checks on Gun Sales

Continued Bipartisan Support for Expanded Background Checks on Gun Sales. Pew Research Center. August 13, 2015.

Two years after the failure of Senate legislation to expand background checks on gun purchases, the public continues to overwhelmingly support making private gun sales and sales at gun shows subject to background checks. 26 more words

United States

Video Comparison: Visual Features of "Real" Shooting vs. Parker/Ward Shooting Footage

YouTube video presents “real bullet shots and fake shots in Virginia WDBJ TV News Live Broadcast Shooting.”

The video below shows footage of shooting an actual handgun, complete with recoil/muzzle flip, spent casings exiting the weapon, and bullet impact versus the footage of the August 26 reported shooting of broadcast journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward which suggests the potential use of blanks or the equivalent during the event. 45 more words

Public Opinion

5th: Political/Social Change Equations - Action & Final Equation (edit?)/ On Trump and his current supporters (PUBLIC OPINION)

Personal motives for wanting a change give you action (a sort of will to power). Piven and Cloward affirm that a personal change in psychology and in behavior is necessary to be successful when it comes to political or social change. 436 more words

Politics & Polls

NewsBusted - 15-244 - Video

Topics in today’s show:

– There was a panic on Wall Street last week, with the stock market falling faster than Hillary Clinton’s poll numbers. 106 more words

Public Opinion

Borders Crumble. Europe Invaded

By Andrew Bolt ~

Europe no longer has the will to protect its borders:

Trains carrying hundreds of migrants started arriving in Vienna on Monday after Austrian authorities appeared to give up trying to apply European Union rules by filtering out refugees who had already claimed asylum in Hungary.

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