Politics

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September 26, 2020

Boris Johnson is in free fall so, can he survive?

Boris Johnson's demise is hard to watch as his attempts to fend off criticism are met with derision. Barbs from Italy ridiculing his worship of Winston Churchill and mishandling of Covid-19 are...

Rebel Black Activists Feted By British Leaders

Sandra CorbinBritish Cabinet minister Hazel Blears was among the guests at an important moment in Black British history deliberately held in the inauguration month of Barack Obama.The 25th anniversary of the Labour Party Black Sections was celebrated at a ...

Whistleblowers Welcome Here

Marc Wadsworth - Editor of The-Latest Politically-inspired action by Britain's secret police that resulted in the arrest of journalist Damian Green MP, left, has been widely condemned. Green has allegedly leaked sensitive government papers to the press ...

Bush crimes continue and he's caught out at last

Margaret KimberleyGeorge W. Bush famously said: "They misunderestimated me." His ungrammatical statements induce sneers and snickers, but convey powerful truths. After stealing the 2000 election, violating international law, trampling on the Cons ...

Only race that matters is the one to the polling station

Russian oligarch 'in hock' to ailing UK bank

Senior UK politician Vince Cable has written to the new chairman of the Royal Bank of Scotland Tom McKillop and Labour government Business Secretary Lord Mandelson, to demand that the loan given by the bank to a company owned by controversial Russian billi ...

Weight of the world on his shoulders

British leader says people have stopped 'pissing on PM'

Health Secretary Alan Johnson prompted loud laughter when he cracked ribald jokes at a fund-raising gala dinner held by supporters of the woman who beat him for the post of Labour Party deputy leader. Pushy Harriet Harman, MP for Camberwell and Peckham in ...

Palin is 'a loser on Republican ticket'

Most US voters say Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin lacks enough experience to run the White House, a new poll shows."Six in 10 voters see her (Palin) as lacking the experience to be an effective president, and a third are now less l ...

British Zimbabweans respond to historic unity deal

Thamsanqa Zhou Although it does not represent the ideal, most Zimbabweans in the United Kingdom celebrate the signing of a deal facilitating a government of national unity in our country.It provides the best opportunity for peace, prosperity and reconst ...

What I know about trigger happy American would-be Vice-President

Anne Kilkenny - Alaskan DemocratI am a resident of Wasilla, Alaska. I have known Sarah Palin since 1992. Everyone here knows Sarah, so it is nothing special to say we are on a first-name basis. Our children have attended the same schools. Her father was my ...

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