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Civil War in Europe

James Delingpole: “Civil war is coming to Europe,” a German city politician told me this week. The gist of his argument: It is a simple, observable truth that most of our governing class – at every level, from the supranational … Continue reading

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Pushback

Smoking bans are very pushy. Browbeating antismoking messages on tobacco packs are also very pushy. Public Health is pushy. Political correctness is very pushy, Environmentalists are pushy. Global warming alarmists are pushy. Greenpeace is pushy. Plastic straw bans are pushy. … Continue reading

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Vive La Différence

For a year or two back in the 1980s I worked in England for a French company. The job included periodic trips to Paris. When in England, which was where I was most of the time, I was working with English … Continue reading

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The Angry Sea

An interesting new development in the civil war going on inside US intelligence agencies: reportforthepresident. A website set up by members of the US intelligence community to communicate with president Trump and the US people. From its mission statement: Regardless of … Continue reading

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True Frenchmen

Something I read a few days ago that floated back into mind: French politicians have reacted with anger after Emmanuel Macron asserted that “true” Frenchmen and Danes “do not exist”, and attacked the people he rules over as stubbornly resistant … Continue reading

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The Fatal Resort To Force

I’ve been thinking for the past few days about how things are going for the antismokers in Tobacco Control. And I think they’re getting into increasing difficulties. They’ve actually been very successful over the past 50 or 60 years in … Continue reading

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Political Cycles

Breitbart: Nigel Farage has announced his return to frontline politics with a campaign to defeat Theresa May’s “cowardly” Brexit plans stop a political elite who “think nothing of betraying the citizens of Britain”. The eurosceptic pioneer said he is set … Continue reading

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