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offsite link The Party and the Ballot Box Sun Jul 14, 2019 22:24 | Gavin Mendel-Gleason

offsite link On The Decline and Fall of The American Empire and Socialism Sat Jan 26, 2019 01:52 | S. Duncan

offsite link What is Dogmatism and Why Does It Matter? Wed Mar 21, 2018 08:10 | Sylvia Smith

offsite link The Case of Comrade Dallas Mon Mar 19, 2018 19:44 | Sylvia Smith

offsite link Review: Do Religions Evolve? Mon Aug 14, 2017 19:54 | Dara McHugh

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Public Inquiry
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005

offsite link Public Services Card: Some still forced to comply

offsite link Catholic Church: Dark influence still active Anthony

offsite link Tom Parlon launches new career in comedy Anthony

offsite link Presumption of innocence does not universally apply in Ireland Anthony

offsite link The poor standard of Irish political journalism Anthony

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The Saker
A bird's eye view of the vineyard

offsite link Bolivia ? A Color Revolution ? or a New Surge for Latin American Independence? Sat Nov 16, 2019 18:19 | The Saker
by Peter Koenig for The Saker Blog Like Túpac Katari, indigenous Aymara leader more than 200 years ago, confronting the Spaniards, Evo Morales was betrayed and ?dismembered? by his own

offsite link Adam Schiff Whistleblower Impeachment Based on a Tweet from Poland? Sat Nov 16, 2019 18:09 | The Saker
by George Eliason for The Saker Blog Look at the date in the above screen-shot. Read the summary again after you pick yourself up from off the floor. Adam Schiff

offsite link Listen to Morales at the UN and see why he was overthrown by the Empire Fri Nov 15, 2019 18:25 | The Saker
This is Evo Morales’ UNSC speech of this Spring:

offsite link Militarization of South America, Coup in Bolivia and Argentina?s rapprochement with the Eurasian pow... Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:30 | The Saker
By Fabio Reis Vianna for The Saker Blog On October 29th, the Cycle of Seminars on World Economy Analysis, organized by professors Monica Bruckmann and Franklin Trein, received in the

offsite link Moveable Feast Cafe 2019/11/15 ? Open Thread Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:30 | Herb Swanson
2019/11/15 11:30:01Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of

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Human Rights in Ireland
A Blog About Human Rights

offsite link US Holds China To Account For Human Rights Violations Sun Oct 13, 2019 19:12 | Human Rights

offsite link UN Human Rights Council Should Address Human Rights Crisis in Cambodia Sat Aug 31, 2019 13:41 | Human Rights

offsite link Fijian women still face Human Rights violations Mon Aug 26, 2019 18:49 | Human Rights

offsite link Saudi Human Rights Violation Fri Aug 09, 2019 20:41 | Human Rights

offsite link China?s LGBT Community Mon Apr 15, 2019 19:19 | Human Rights

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WorldbyStorm - 22:30 Sun Nov 17, 2019
On the eve of International Students Day (the 50th anniversary of Sonderaktion Prag, the 1939 storming of Prague universities by the Nazis), Slovak high school and university students organised a peaceful demonstration in the centre of Bratislava. The Communist Party of Slovakia had expected trouble, and the mere fact that the demonstration was organised was […]A
WorldbyStorm - 11:37 Sun Nov 17, 2019
If ever an example of the continuing anti-rational approach to the climate crisis of parts of the right and the far-right are concerned, no better example could be found than this: On Tuesday night, as Veneto councillors were debating the climate emergency in Ferro Fini Palace, Venice experienced its worst flooding since 1966. Politicians from […]A
guestposter - 11:34 Sun Nov 17, 2019
      The Children of the Nation: An Anthology of Working People?s Poetry from Contemporary Ireland On Saturday, 23rd November at 3 p.m. in Connolly Books, Dublin, Fr. Peter McVerry will launch a unique anthology of poetry in both Irish and English by Irish working-class writers from the thirty-two counties of Ireland. There are sixty-seven […]A
guestposter - 09:40 Sun Nov 17, 2019
Yet again, self praise is no praise: The tributes to Niall Toibin, like those to Gay Byrne, neglected the aspect of their character I admired most: their courage, contempt for naff nationalism, and generally good politics. Good politics was at the core of the RTE scripts I wrote for Toibin: The Testimony of James Connolly […]A
WorldbyStorm - 14:47 Sat Nov 16, 2019
Slate?s political gabfest noted in passing the following story, a Soviet surgeon in Antarctica in the early 1960s who fell ill with appendicitis who had to operate on himself. This in the context of multi-year space missions where astronauts would potentially fall ill from operable illnesses. The Soviet story is fascinating: During an expedition to […]A
WorldbyStorm - 12:04 Sat Nov 16, 2019
I?m fascinated by these streaming services. No, seriously. I wonder how many can be sustained before collapsing under their own weight and cost. So latest to the market is the curious Apple TV Plus which arrived this very month. Yes. This. Very. Month. For ?4.99 per month. Though with a much much more limited service […]A
irishelectionliterature - 07:01 Sat Nov 16, 2019
I recently heard an ad for Dermot Kennedy ,looked up who Dermot Kennedy was, watched one of his videos and noticed that it was partially shot in The Carlisle Grounds in Bray …. which got me wondering what other videos featured League of Ireland Grounds? The classic of the very limited LOI Ground in music […]A
WorldbyStorm - 12:18 Fri Nov 15, 2019
This from RTÉ is helpful.A
WorldbyStorm - 10:35 Fri Nov 15, 2019
This is entertaining, news that Donald Trump Jr was heckled by Trump supporters at an event at the University of California to publicise his book whose central contention is that conservatives ?are willing to engage in dialogue but that it was the left that refused to tolerate free speech?. This due to his refusal to […]A

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