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The Hong Kong Protests and the Chinese Labour Movement
In recent weeks Hong Kong has been paralyzed by massive street protests against the introduction of an extradition law that would allow people seized in Hong Kong to be sent for trial in Mainland China
Jun 18, 2019 - 4:00:39 PM
Nigeria Has Declared June 12 a Democracy Day, based in the Aborted Election of M.K.Abiola
The notion of Abiola's electoral defeat as a Democracy Day in Nigeria is absolutely preposterous
Jun 12, 2019 - 11:47:21 AM
Why Russia Was Not Invited to the D-Day Celebrations
There has been a lot of speculation about the question of Russia’s participation in the D-Day celebrations. There are references to the large numbers of Russians dead in the war on the Eastern Front and the importance of opening a landing on the Western shores of Normandy to relieve some of the pressures in the East. This is a question that could only have come from the young, the uninformed and from people with no memori
Jun 8, 2019 - 11:51:16 AM
Extinction Rebellion Is Fighting the Wrong War
Over the last month there have been demonstrations across the word in support of the effort to reduce and prevent the destruction of the planet through the excessive burning of carbon which is putatively the main instigator of climate change. The followers of the Children’s Crusade led by a Swedish adolescent visionary has attracted devotees of the cult of Global Warming and have decided that they know best the urgency of dealing with the Paris Agreement ambitions.
May 27, 2019 - 10:22:08 AM
The Confusion, Bluster and Posturing in the Kuriles Island Dispute
There is a diplomatic drama unfolding between Japan and Russia over the ownership and control of the southern Kuriles Islands seized by the Soviet Union in 1945 at the conclusion of the Asian theatre of the Second World War.
May 13, 2019 - 10:30:26 AM