Monthly Archives: November 2020

Stop the secrecy: save our Freedom of Information

https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/save-our-foi/ … The UK government is running a secretive unit inside Michael Gove’s Cabinet Office that’s been accused of ‘blacklisting’ journalists and blocking the release of ‘sensitive’ information. Experts say they’re breaking the law – and it’s an assault on our right … Continue reading

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Priti Patel Refuses To Resign After Bullying Inquiry

Home Secretary Priti Patel – protected by Prime Minister Boris Johnson – refuses to resign after bullying inquiry

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Greenpeace Releases Far-Reaching ‘Just Recovery Agenda’ to Tackle Interlocking Crises of Inequality, Racial Injustice, Covid-19, and Climate Chaos

We must “shift from an economy that is extractive and exploitative to one that regenerates and repairs,” the new report says.byAndrea Germanos, staff writer Republished from Common Dreams “Over the past four years, we have cared for one another,” said … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson government chumocracy and covid cronyism

‘Chumocracy’: how Covid revealed the new shape of the Tory establishment Appointments made and contracts awarded during the pandemic have uncovered a web of connections … The anti-establishment claims of a government led by Johnson and Dominic Cummings were always … Continue reading

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I’m fairly certain that Guantanamera translates to a girl from Guantanamo X later: Wasn’t Guantanomo a part of Cuba. They must have broken the lease agreement. I think that I would kick them out anyway

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That total cnut Trump destroying families

See the original post here: https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/11/09/lawyers-cant-reunite-666-seized-migrant-children-parents-121-more-previously Lawyers Can’t Reunite 666 Seized Migrant Children With Parents—121 More Than Previously Believed The children were separated from their families under the Trump administration’s widely condemned “zero tolerance” immigration policy. byBrett Wilkins, staff writer A … Continue reading

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‘Hypocrites and greenwash’: Greta Thunberg blasts leaders over climate crisis

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/nov/09/hypocrites-and-greenwash-greta-thunberg-climate-crisis Leaders are happy to set targets for decades ahead, but flinch when immediate action is needed, she says Greta Thunberg has blasted politicians as hypocrites and international climate summits as empty words and greenwash. Until humanity admits it has … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways Trump Failed you too Epically ever to be Reelected

Top 5 Ways Trump Failed you too Epically ever to be Reelected Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – 1. Environment. This is the biggest single issue. Trump is a real-life world-destroying Thanos from the Avengers, and is trying his best to … Continue reading

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Is there a plan B?

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EHCR report on anti-semitism in the Labour Party

Here it is https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/sites/default/files/investigation-into-antisemitism-in-the-labour-party.pdf There wasn’t any really. [2/11/20 ed: I would say that the scale of the problem was dramatically overstated for political reasons by opponents inside and outside the party, as well as by much of the media. That … Continue reading

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