Category: politics

Home Office told of Windrush errors five years…

Home Office told of Windrush errors five years ago, experts say:

Hey, remember who was Home Secretary in 2013?

Oh, that’s right. Theresa May.

So… when can we expect your resignation, Prime Minister?

Boris Johnson uses Fox & Friends to urge Trump…

Boris Johnson uses Fox & Friends to urge Trump to stay in Iran deal:

This is just where the world’s politics is right now.

An embarrassing bumblefuck of a Foreign Secretary has to go on Fox News, the ‘racist uncle’ of television news networks, to try and convince a walking disaster of a man-child that the US currently reluctantly calls its President to stay in the Iran nuclear deal, a crucially important diplomatic arrangement.

What is even the hell with anything any more?

Polling station voter ID plans are deeply flaw…

Polling station voter ID plans are deeply flawed, say critics:

Voter ID laws: Because the system just isn’t fucking rigged enough yet.

Here are 70 countries the UK could LOSE trade deals with as a result of Brexit

Here are 70 countries the UK could LOSE trade deals with as a result of Brexit:

Here are the countries and groups of countries the UK already has deals with as part of EU membership:

  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Caribbean Forum
  • Central American countries
  • Chile
  • Colombia, Peru and Ecuador
  • Côte d’Ivoire
  • East African Community
  • Egypt
  • Faroe Islands
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Georgia
  • Ghana
  • Israel
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kosovo
  • Lebanon
  • Madagascar, Mauritius, the Seychelles and Zimbabwe
  • Mexico
  • Moldova
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein
  • Palestinian Authority
  • Papua New Guinea and Fiji
  • Republic of Korea
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • Southern African Development Community
  • Switzerland
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • Vietnam
  • West Africa (members of the Economic Community of West African States)

With Jennie Formby’s coronation, Corbyn has to…

With Jennie Formby’s coronation, Corbyn has total control of Labour:

So if Labour still lose the next election, who are Corbyn’s loyalists going to blame for it now?

that’ll show ‘em!

that’ll show ‘em!

domino–dancing: okay but why does she l…

domino–dancing:

okay but why does she look like she’s standing inside a chimney

Didn’t know David Cameron had taken up journal…

Didn’t know David Cameron had taken up journalism now

Pointing Fingers at ‘The Media’

Pointing Fingers at ‘The Media’:

The German election in September 2017 brought a tectonic shift to the layout of German politics. With the AfD in parliament far-right illiberalism has reached the mainstream. We investigate the communicative developments underlying this rise. Using web-scraping and automated content analysis, we collected over 10.000 articles from mainstream-news and far-right blogs, along with over 90GBs of Tweets and thousands of Facebook-Posts. This allows us a deep insight into how public discourse works in 2017 Germany.

A look back at the events of 2017

A look back at the events of 2017