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Considering “The rise of white internationalism, from the US to Russia” By Jason WilsoniainchallCrop_Good-Citizen-cover-600x250three-girls-in-bikini-shooting-assault-rifles-o

Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:14:02 +0000

During Hillary Clinton’s speech today attacking Donald Trump for his associations with the so-called alt right, she made at least one important point: that rise of the Right in the US is part of ‘a broader story ― the rising tide of hardline, right-wing nationalism around the world’. The opening gambit of declaring the alt-right as “hardline” … Continue reading (image)

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Just now to jamesmancompass1iainchall

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:23:38 +0000

Iain_Hall Just now 0 1 jamesman It is not the liberal left that is the problem. It is the far right xenophobia, coupled with neoliberalism and climate skeptism that are ruining the world as we know it. You could not be more wrong there used to be a dichotomy between the left and the right … Continue reading (image)

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Jason Wilson can’t stand Milo YiannopoulosJasonWilson_100iainchall

Sun, 19 Jun 2016 23:25:36 +0000

This is probably going to be long. It stems very much from a conversation I have been having with Jason over twitter where he insisted to me that his purpose with this piece was to be a reporter frankly I don’t buy that claim for a minute because the essay I am going to critique … Continue reading (image)

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Guardian comments 16-6-2016iainchall

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 22:37:44 +0000

We have a stark choice: protect the global commons or give in to special interests In response to Alpo88 You are a priest of the Faith then! View discussion 15 Jun 2016 23:20 In response to ildiavolo Under what law is that the case? View discussion 15 Jun 2016 23:19 In response to uptherecrazies uptherecrazies … Continue reading (image)

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Reply to Walsundaiainchall

Sun, 12 Jun 2016 03:30:52 +0000

Walsunda The worlds oldest and longest continually operating scientific institution has been located for 40,000 years in a large limestone cave. Really what institution would that be? more importantly how may the wisdom of said institution be accessed? As for flying don’t forget it’s your total per capita emissions that count not how you rack … Continue reading (image)

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Guardian comments 11.06.2016iainchall

Sat, 11 Jun 2016 02:12:47 +0000

In response to jonniestewpot jonniestewpot You don’t appreciate the difference between a liar and a bullshitter written about in the article. The distinction drawn in the article is actually the bovine excrement A liar wants his audience to believe what he says; a bullshitter doesn’t care, as long as he gets what he wants. But … Continue reading (image)

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Guardian commentsiainchall

Sat, 04 Jun 2016 04:50:06 +0000

Memories of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran can help us fight the death penalty In response to Amanzim Executed criminals do not reoffend View discussion 28 Apr 2016 21:32 In response to CostaParkiMik think about it! View discussion 28 Apr 2016 21:31 In response to wordinedgeways Snowden probably caused the deaths of many agents of … Continue reading (image)

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Guardian Comments 6 May 2016iainchall

Fri, 03 Jun 2016 05:38:56 +0000

Refugees don’t self-harm because of me, Peter Dutton, they self-harm because of you In response to gizmology I am he is doing a difficult job well View discussion 6 May 2016 02:04 In response to MGEvans We simply do not need to convince an already decided public about anything MGEvans Yes, its an LNP issue. … Continue reading (image)

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