Category Archives: Politics

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Punishment and Apathy: World leaders’ assorted views on Brexit

Much has been speculated about the atmosphere that may be greeting Theresa May and other senior British politicians, as they enter into rooms filled with other EU leaders post-Brexit vote. Some imagine the recently appointed Prime Minister being put into the corner like some sort

How the World is Reacting to Donald Trump’s Win

On Tuesday night, Donald Trump was named as the 45th President of the United States of America. Soon he will ride atop a wave of xenophobia and misogyny into the oval office. Trump suffered an unprecedented level of abandonment by the Republican party in the

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Some Brief Words on the US Presidential Election Results.

For the past year (and some time prior), two American adults have grown and nurtured two very different projects. One of them is on a journey of realising ambition. They are now at the final milestone of an uphill battle in which there have been

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We Voted to Leave – What Happens Now?

The voting majority in the United Kingdom has dropped a rock into the economic pool, and the ripples of the impact are not likely to subside before the end of the year. On Friday morning, millions watched as the pound went into what is commonly

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Sadiq Khan: First 30 Days

How has London’s Mayor made a difference in the first 30 days of his four-year term? Sadiq Khan’s Wikipedia entry starts with the following: Sadiq Aman Khan (born 8 October 1970) is a Sunni Muslim British politician who has been the Mayor of London since