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Death threats, physical abuse and living under police protection - Tory MPs reveal the shocking reality of life on the campaign trail - The Telegraph
Tory election candidates were physically assaulted, sent death threats and forced to request police protection during the campaign, a Telegraph investigation today reveals.
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3 days ago
Why the left grandstand - Charles Moore - The Spectator
We went to the first night of the Proms last week. Thinking it was all over, we left the auditorium just before Igor Levit came back on for a delayed encore in
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4 days ago
Daniel Barenboim’s Proms Brexit sermon was just poor conduct - Douglas Murray - The Spectator
Last weekend Daniel Barenboim brought the Staatskapelle Berlin to perform at the BBC Proms for a cycle of Elgar’s symphonies. As Elgar only finished two of the
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4 days ago
Barenboim’s Brexit speech was out of order – the Proms are, and must be, politically neutral - Coffee House - The Spectator
Norman Lebrecht 17 July 2017 12:29 PM 17 July 2017 12:29 PM Share This post was first published on Slipped Disc On the first night of the BBC Proms, the
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4 days ago
Brexit Dreamers Get Smacked in the Face by Reality - Bloomberg
Brexit's fans in the (just about) ruling Conservative Party like to talk about their hopes for a "Global Britain" after the country quits the EU. In this happy
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4 days ago
Our Brexit-backing politicians are making fools of us - Coffee House - The Spectator
Nick Cohen 15 July 2017 9:30 AM 15 July 2017 9:30 AM Share The great physicist Richard Feynman warned of the perpetual torment that lies in wait for people who
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4 days ago
Brexit: the day the whistling ended - David Allen Green - Financial Times
The humiliation came in three stages, spread over three days. The first stage was on Tuesday 11 July 2017, on the floor of the House of Commons. During a debate
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4 days ago
By inviting Jeremy Corbyn to help deliver Brexit, the Tories can tear Labour's fragile coalition apart - The Telegraph
L abour's frontbench is off in a world of its own right now: one in which it not only won last month's election , but also has been clear on how it would handle
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4 days ago
The Men Who Never Have to Grow Up - Opinion - The New York Times
Donald Trump Jr. at his father’s estate in Bedford, N.Y., earlier this year. George Etheredge for The New York Times It was early summer, and the wealthy
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4 days ago
Liu Xiaobo, Chinese Dissident Who Won Nobel While Jailed, Dies at 61 - The New York Times
Liu Xiaobo was arrested most recently in 2008, after he helped promote Charter 08, a bold petition calling for democracy, the rule of law and an end to
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4 days ago
The War Photo No One Would Publish - The Atlantic
When Kenneth Jarecke photographed an Iraqi man burned alive, he thought it would change the way Americans saw the Gulf War. But the media wouldn’t run the picture.
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4 days ago
Let’s put the ‘mattress girl’ case to bed - Spiked
Law Paul Nungesser should not have to live with continual accusation. T his week, Columbia University settled a lawsuit brought by ex-student Paul Nungesser.…
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7 days ago
The bravery of the ex-Muslim - Hardeep Singh - Spiked
Religion It takes guts to renounce Islam, even in 21st-century Britain. T he UK is a country that celebrates fundamental freedoms – including freedom of belief.
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7 days ago
Labour Is The New Nasty Party Under Jeremy Corbyn - Maajid Nawaz - LBC
LBC Listen Presenters Maajid Nawaz Now Discussing James O'Brien is Leading Britain's Conversation. James O'Brien On Air Now James O'Brien 10am - 1pm LBC
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7 days ago
Jeremy Corbyn pictured enjoying pizza with controversial pro-Assad campaigner who denied genocide in Srebrenica - The Telegraph
J eremy Corbyn has been pictured having dinner with a political activist who supports President Assad and denies the genocide at Srebrenica, it has emerged. The
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7 days ago
The failure to confront anti-Semitism within Labour amounts to institutional racism - The Telegraph
P eople call me a Zionist traitor, they say I’m taking shekels, that I’m Mossad …” “I’ve been called ‘a yid ----’.” There have been “over 25,000 incidents of
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7 days ago
My Body and My Daughter - The New Yorker
Daily Shouts 3:56 P.M. Video Children and Other Living Things In this episode, Emma and the cartoonist Emily Flake talk about motherhood and their fear of
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7 days ago
Unesco has enacted a grim piece of historical revisionism against Israel - Coffee House - The Spectator
Until its liberation in the Six-Day War, Jews were not allowed to climb beyond the seventh step outside Ma’arat HaMachpelah, the Cave of the Patriarchs.
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9 days ago
Israelis don’t care that you’re insulted: An open letter to American Jews - Daniel Gordis - The Times of Israel
We’ve had a rough week, those of us who care about the American Jewish – Israel relationship. As in all relationships, rough patches are painful, but they are
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9 days ago
Where the Left Went Wrong—and How It Can Win Again - The Atlantic
Twenty years ago, in a series of lectures on the history of American civilization, the philosopher Richard Rorty offered a prediction. His words languished in
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9 days ago
The Real Reason Jamie Dimon Went Berserk About America’s “Stupid Shit” - Vanity Fair
Jamie Dimon testifies in front of the House Financial Services in 2012. From Xinhua/eyevine/Redux. Nothing quite epitomizes Wall Street’s profound schizophrenia
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9 days ago
Jamie Dimon Is Right to Raise the Alarm - Bloomberg View
The blunt remarks by Jamie Dimon, the highly successful chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, during a conference call on July 14, have triggered a wide range of
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9 days ago
Dimon Says Being an American Abroad Is ‘Almost an Embarrassment’ - Bloomberg
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon, fresh from a work trip overseas, unloaded on everything that’s holding back U.S. businesses. “It’s
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9 days ago
‘Plan C’ on Obamacare, Repeal Now and Replace Later, Has Collapsed - The New York Times
WASHINGTON — With their bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act in tatters, Senate leaders on Tuesday pushed to vote on a different measure that
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9 days ago
Donald Trump is cutting the Fulbright programme, but I won't miss it - Coffee House - The Spectator
Melanie McDonagh 8 July 2017 10:26 AM 8 July 2017 10:26 AM Share Now Donald Trump really has done it. He’s cutting nearly half the budget of the Fulbright
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9 days ago
Understanding Trump - George Lakoff
Understanding Trump By George Lakoff There is a lot being written and spoken about Trump by intelligent and articulate commentators whose insights I respect.
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9 days ago
Stories of Foreign Election Influence, Separate and Not Equal - The New York Times
Hillary Clinton arriving for a campaign event in Lakeland, Fla., last November. Doug Mills/The New York Times Following the revelation that Donald Trump Jr. met
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9 days ago
The Death Rattle of White Christian America - The Atlantic
Down the home stretch of the 2016 presidential campaign, one of Donald Trump’s most consistent talking points was a claim that America’s changing demographics
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9 days ago
What If It's All True? - The Atlantic
For months, rumors, innuendo, and allegations about collusion between the Trump campaign, the Trump administration, and the Russian government swirled around
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9 days ago
When To Trust A Story That Uses Unnamed Sources - FiveThirtyEight
T he various investigations into the Trump administration and its alleged ties to Russia are hard to follow. The allegations are sometimes muddled, the probes
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9 days ago
Trump and Putin Held a Second, Undisclosed, Private Meeting - The New York Times
President Trump with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia at the G-20 summit meeting in Hamburg, Germany, this month. Stephen Crowley/The New York Times
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9 days ago
Trump Wanted to Collude, But Did Putin? - Bloomberg View
Political memories are short, but they shouldn't be this short. Amid all the outrage about Donald Trump Jr.'s willingness a year ago to find out what dirt the
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9 days ago
Trump Goes All In on the 'Collusion Is Normal' Defense - The Atlantic
After months of adamantly denying that investigators would find even a shred of evidence pointing to collusion between his campaign and Russia, President Donald
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9 days ago
I Ran Oppo Research Against Donald Trump. He Has No Idea What He’s Talking About. - Politico
Getty President Donald Trump dismissed concerns about his eldest son’s meeting with a Kremlin-linked lawyer and a former Soviet spy promising dirt on Hillary
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9 days ago
Excerpts From Trump’s Conversation With Journalists on Air Force One - The New York Times
President Trump and his wife, Melania, arrived at Paris Orly Airport on Thursday. The French president, Emmanuel Macron, had invited Mr. Trump to a Bastille Day
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9 days ago
Moral Vacuum in the House of Trump - Opinion - The New York Times
Donald Trump Jr. at Trump Tower in New York. Justin Lane/European Pressphoto Agency Donald Trump’s grandfather Friedrich emigrated to the United States when he
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9 days ago
No One Cares About Russia in the World Breitbart Made - Opinion - The New York Times
Donald Trump Jr. at the Republican National Convention last year. Brian Snyder/Reuters The revelation that Donald Trump’s son, son-in-law and campaign manager
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9 days ago
The Story Behind the Meeting Story - The New York Times
Advertisement Politics Here’s a quick look at how The New York Times unraveled the story of Donald Trump Jr.’s decision to meet with a Russian lawyer who
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9 days ago
All Roads Now Lead to Kushner - Opinion - The New York Times
Jared Kushner at the White House in May. Doug Mills/The New York Times For a year, the refrain from the Trump camp has been a defiant mix of “Lock her up,” “but
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9 days ago
Did Donald Trump Jr. Tweet the Smoking Gun? - Bloomberg Businessweek
With the Donald Trump Jr. email news, it’s time to stop talking vaguely about collusion with the Russians. “Collusion,” as such, isn’t a crime. But conspiracy
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9 days ago
Tour de France Analysis From Its Most Infamous Rider: Lance Armstrong - The New York Times
Lance Armstrong at the SiriusXM studios in New York in March. His podcast “Stages,” about the Tour de France, made its debut this month on the United States…
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9 days ago
The Politics of Awkwardness on ‘Silicon Valley’ - Taking Note - The New York Times
Suzanne Cryer as Laurie Bream on HBO’s “Silicon Valley.” Frank Masi/HBO As it enters its second season, it’s clear that the HBO comedy “Silicon Valley” concerns
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10 days ago
Why Does Trump Accuse Others of the Things He Does Himself? - The Atlantic
In Paris on Thursday, Donald Trump said , “A lot of people don’t know” that “France is America’s first and oldest ally.” That may be true. But commentators
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11 days ago
Why Is Emmanuel Macron Being So Nice to Donald Trump? - The New Yorker
Watching the strange dance of Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron inParis—the meal at the restaurant in the Eiffel Tower that no Parisianever goes to, the
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11 days ago
Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron are alike in their narcissism - Coffee House - The Spectator
Jonathan Miller 15 July 2017 11:20 AM 15 July 2017 11:20 AM Share When Theresa May invited Donald Trump to London, shortly after his inauguration, the howls of
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11 days ago
Macronmania Dims for French Bosses Worried by Tax Cut Delay - Bloomberg Politics
For French President Emmanuel Macron, the economics of governing are suddenly looking complicated: His promise to cut the deficit is coming up against business
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11 days ago
LEFT-WING PEOPLE – THE (UNOFFICIAL) GUIDE
In the olden days, left-wing people used to like working-class people. Lots of left-wing people used to be working-class people. These people were known as…
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11 days ago
Gaudi's masterpiece Sagrada Familia may never be finished in his vision thanks to Barcelona planning row - The Telegraph
I ts ever shifting shape has been an icon of the Barcelona skyline for more than 100 years, the fantastical spires of Antoni Gaudí's most elaborate dream
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11 days ago
Does the Emily Ratajkowski Crop Top Look Work in Real Life? - Vogue
Emily Ratajkowski in the date-night crop top look. Photo: AKM-GSI If you look beyond the supermodel exterior, 12 million Instagram followers, and perfectly
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12 days ago
A letter to… The Guardian’s sanctimonious letter writer - Coffee House - The Spectator
Rod Liddle 16 July 2017 3:01 PM 16 July 2017 3:01 PM Share This one is priceless, believe me. Truly priceless. For a long time now I’ve been buying The Guardian
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12 days ago
No, You Can't Use My Photos On Your Brand's Instagram For Free - PetaPixel
My name is Max Dubler , and I am a professional photographer who has been working full time in downhill skateboarding for the last several years. I am a
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13 days ago
The Complicated Ethics Of ‘Serial,’ The Most Popular Podcast Of All Time - ThinkProgress
CREDIT: SCREENSHOT FROM NPR Hae Min Lee was murdered in 1999. She was a senior in high school. She was strangled. Her ex-boyfriend, Adnan Syed, was convicted of
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15 days ago
Better late than never: What Angela Merkel’s shift on gay marriage reveals about her style - The Economist
IT WAS a relaxed event at a Berlin theatre on June 26th. Angela Merkel was taking questions from the readers of Brigitte , a lifestyle magazine. A young man
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16 days ago
China, Germany Step Up as U.S. Retires From World Leadership - Bloomberg
The U.S. traditionally takes point in the search for common approaches to the big global issues of the day at G-20 summits. Not this time. When world leaders
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16 days ago
Serena Williams Is Not the Best Tennis Player - Bloomberg View
Who’s the best tennis player in the world? I couldn’t say. However, I’m pretty sure of one thing: It’s not Serena Williams. John McEnroe has gotten himself in
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16 days ago
World’s Best Place to Live Is Now Looking for Brainy Foreigners - Bloomberg Politics
According to a recent ranking , there’s no better place on Earth to live than Denmark. The Social Progress Imperative, a study which was conducted with the help
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16 days ago
The Disastrous Fyre Festival May Have Wrecked It for Everyone - Bloomberg Pursuits
Already facing numerous lawsuits, Fyre Festival organizer Billy McFarland was arrested on federal charges last week. The government alleged he defrauded
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16 days ago
Fyre Festival Founder McFarland Released on Bail to Return Home - Bloomberg
Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland, organizer of a disastrous music event in the Bahamas, was released on $300,000 bond after being arrested in New York on
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16 days ago
Chris Christie’s Tutorial in Hubris - Opinion - The New York Times
Donald Trump in March 2016 with Chris Christie, who had joined his presidential campaign days earlier. Mark Makela for The New York Times We can scoff and sneer
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16 days ago
‘That’s Him’: Christie Goes to the Shore, and the Critics Pounce - The New York Times
Gov. Chris Christie and his family at Island Beach State Park in New Jersey on Sunday, which was closed to the public because of a government shutdown. Andrew
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16 days ago
Donald Trump’s alarming G20 performance - Financial Times
Confusing civility with comity is a grave mistake in human or international relations. Yes, the G20 summit did agree on a common communiqué after the leaders’
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16 days ago
Why there will never be a Trump in Europe - Financial Times
Why there will never be a Trump in Europe Already a subscriber? Sign in here Purchase a Newspaper + Premium Digital subscription for All the benefits of Premium
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16 days ago
The Culture of Dishonesty - Opinion - The New York Times
Donald Trump Jr. at the Republican National Convention last July. Damon Winter/The New York Times At a critical juncture in Donald Trump’s presidential campaign
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16 days ago
After being told that The Times was publishing his emails, Donald Trump Jr. posted them himself. Here they are. - The New York Times
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16 days ago
Russian Dirt on Clinton? ‘I Love It,’ Donald Trump Jr. Said - The New York Times
Donald Trump Jr. after speaking at the Republican National Convention, in Cleveland. Sam Hodgson for The New York Times The June 3, 2016, email sent to Donald
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16 days ago
The Truth Behind Donald Trump, Jr.,’s Meeting with a Russian Lawyer - David Remnick - The New Yorker
News Desk By 8:45 P.M. The question of collusion with Russia is hardly the closed matter that President Trump has proposed it to be. Photograph by Saul Loeb /
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16 days ago
Trump's Son May Fall Into Russia Investigation Over Meeting - Bloomberg
President Donald Trump ’s eldest son may become a subject of investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign after acknowledging that he met last year
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16 days ago
Trump’s Son Met With Russian Lawyer After Being Promised Damaging Information on Clinton - The New York Times
A meeting arranged by Donald Trump Jr. was held at Trump Tower in June 2016 with a Russian lawyer who has connections to the Kremlin. Sam Hodgson for The New
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16 days ago
Trump Jr. Was Told in Email of Russian Effort to Aid Campaign - The New York Times
Donald Trump Jr. spoke at a rally in May in Bozeman, Montana. William Campbell/Corbis, via Getty Images WASHINGTON — Before arranging a meeting with a
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16 days ago
Boris Johnson tells the EU to ‘go whistle’ on Brexit divorce bill - Coffee House - The Spectator
Tom Goodenough 11 July 2017 1:47 PM 11 July 2017 1:47 PM Share The Brexit divorce bill isn’t on the table yet but it’s already provoking plenty of debate – and
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17 days ago
Why braindead filth like Love Island is such a breath of fresh air - The Spectator
James Delingpole 8 July 2017 9:00 AM 8 July 2017 9:00 AM Share Melvyn Bragg on TV: The Box That Changed The World (BBC2, Saturday) was just what you would have
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17 days ago
Rebecca Long-Bailey: Using Uber isn’t morally acceptable - Coffee House - The Spectator
Steerpike 11 July 2017 8:12 AM 11 July 2017 8:12 AM Share Thinking of hopping into an Uber today? Think again. At least that’s the message from Labour
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17 days ago
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