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Boris, Brexit & Britain

Brexit: What is the Irish border backstop? By John Campbell BBC News NI Economics & Business Editor The Guardian Brexit BBC: Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU ‘Order! Order!’: Parliament […]

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The Democrats/progressives 2019 II

The Democrats/progressives 2018 The Democrats/progressives 2019 I Check out the Democratic field with our candidate tracker. Introducing the Post Pundit 2020 Power Ranking. Tom Toles/The Washington Post The Issues The most comprehensive guide anywhere to the […]

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India 2016 – 2019

(Al Jazeera) Kashmir News India & China and more India and Pakistan 2019 7 September (New York) A human-rights crisis is brewing in northeastern India, where 1.9 million people are being forced to prove their citizenship […]

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Firearms, gun control and politics /2018 – 2019

Bloomberg Topics: Gun Control The Guardian: US gun control Mother Jones: Guns The NRA vs. America How the country’s biggest gun-rights group thwarts regulation and helps put military-grade weapons in the hands of killers Firearms, gun […]

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Trump & Trade 2018 – 2019

See also Trade & Tariffs USMCA (formerly known as NAFTA) Trump administration U.S. – China relations 25 August Trump Offers Contradictory Signals on China Trade War (NYT) President Trump offered deeply contradictory signals about his trade […]

Canada Politics 2019 elections
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Canada economy 2017 (Part 2) – 2019
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See Canada economy 2016-17 6 September Canada sees jobs surge in August with 81K new positions Statistics Canada says th ...
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How the geography of climate damage could make the politics less polarizing The Democratic Party Wants to Make Climate P ...