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offsite link Public Services Card: Some still forced to comply Anthony

offsite link Catholic Church: Dark influence still active Anthony

offsite link Tom Parlon launches new career in comedy Anthony

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The Saker
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offsite link The Saker Blog needs your help! Mon Apr 06, 2020 04:08 | The Saker
Dear friends, As I have explained recently, the Saker Community, the Saker blog and my family have been negatively affected by the SARS-COV-2/COVID19 pandemic.  Even though most of us are

offsite link Moveable Feast Cafe 2020/04/06 ? Open Thread Mon Apr 06, 2020 04:00 | Herb Swanson
2020/04/06 03:00:02Welcome to the ‘Moveable Feast Cafe’. The ‘Moveable Feast’ is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of

offsite link Serbia SITREP: Serbian Bishop Naum arrested by state-of-exception regime Mon Apr 06, 2020 01:00 | The Saker
by Stephen Karganovic for The Saker Blog In Serbia, severely restrictive measures taken ostensibly to combat the corona virus pandemic are turning increasingly into a cover for the persecution not

offsite link This will not convince those who are already sure, but nonetheless Mon Apr 06, 2020 00:51 | The Saker
Dear friends, Please check out this screenshot: The gentlemen on the right is Rinat Maksiutov, General Director of the State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology Vektor.  Last time I

offsite link Saker announcement: COVID19 and the Saker Community Sat Apr 04, 2020 21:32 | The Saker
Dear friend of the Saker Community and beyond, I have to tell you that the COVID19 crisis has hit the Saker Community pretty hard.  So far, I know of nobody

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Human Rights in Ireland
A Blog About Human Rights

offsite link Human Rights Fri Mar 20, 2020 16:33 | Human Rights

offsite link Turkish President Calls On Greece To Comply With Human Rights on Syrian Refugee Issues Wed Mar 04, 2020 17:58 | Human Rights

offsite link US Holds China To Account For Human Rights Violations Sun Oct 13, 2019 19:12 | Human Rights

offsite link UN Human Rights Council Should Address Human Rights Crisis in Cambodia Sat Aug 31, 2019 13:41 | Human Rights

offsite link Fijian women still face Human Rights violations Mon Aug 26, 2019 18:49 | Human Rights

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Cedar Lounge
"A flaky website that purports to be ?leftist,? The Cedar Lounge Revolution, occasionally makes a relevant point or two."

offsite link Another update from Madrid on the crisis? 15:15 Mon Apr 06, 2020 | WorldbyStorm

offsite link The limits of laissez-faire? and the crisis 12:55 Mon Apr 06, 2020 | WorldbyStorm

offsite link Irish Left Archive: Communism and Emancipation, Helena Sheehan, Communist Party of Ireland, 1976 11:23 Mon Apr 06, 2020 | irishonlineleftarchive

offsite link Fianna Fáil and Government 21:02 Sun Apr 05, 2020 | irishelectionliterature

offsite link Detecting Covid-19 and proprietary material 15:53 Sun Apr 05, 2020 | Tomboktu

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WorldbyStorm - 15:15 Mon Apr 06, 2020
Jason O’Toole, as noted before, well known to this parish, or collective or… well, whatever we all are, has another piece this week in the Irish Daily Mirror on life in Madrid under their lockdown. It is a disturbing picture which brings home the realities of life for many across the continent. And it is […]A
WorldbyStorm - 12:55 Mon Apr 06, 2020
The news that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital on foot of continuing issues from catching the virus is telling. On a human level one has to feel sympathy for him. Any accounts of the progress of the virus in some people does not suggest that it is a pleasant experience for […]A
irishonlineleftarchive - 11:23 Mon Apr 06, 2020
To download the above please click on the following link. sheehan-communism-and-the-emancipation-of-women.pdf Please click here to go the Left Archive. Many thanks to the person who forwarded this to the Archive. Many thanks to the person who forwarded this to the Archive, a short document by Helena Sheehan, published in 1976 according to notes within, that […]A
irishelectionliterature - 21:02 Sun Apr 05, 2020
  There has been a lot about the Government formation talks between FF and FG over the past few weeks. One thing that has emerged from this is Cosmhuintir Fianna Fáil a Grassroots group of members against going into coalition with Fine Gael. Given that any coalition deal will have to be approved by the […]A
Tomboktu - 15:53 Sun Apr 05, 2020
At the daily press conference by the Department of Health on Tuesday last (31 March) the question of the backlog of tests for the virus that causes Covid-19 disease was raised by a journalist. Dr Colm Henry, the Chief Clinical Officer at the HSE, gave the first answer in which he explained that there is […]A
guestposter - 10:03 Sun Apr 05, 2020
Quite a crop this week. A good statement, from David McWilliams no less The Ireland that emerges from this crisis will have ?a much more social democratic future,? says McWilliams. ?The idea that you will reward hedge fund managers in multiples of how you reward nurses just won?t wash. Taxes will rise. Public services will […]A
WorldbyStorm - 13:10 Sat Apr 04, 2020
This time for the British Labour Party, a party many of us know well having been involved in it one way or another. Predictably, Keir Starmer is the new leader. Sir Keir Starmer?s victory, winning 56.2% of the vote in the race to become Labour leader, is almost on a par with that of Tony […]A
WorldbyStorm - 12:39 Sat Apr 04, 2020
Thanks to Joe Mooney for sending details of this: Saturday 4th April is now officially known as BFF Sofa Shorts Day! You hit the sofa we?ll bring the shorts?..films that is. What you wear is up to you! Join us to celebrate the best new Northern Irish/Irish fictional short films from the comfort of your […]A
WorldbyStorm - 12:26 Sat Apr 04, 2020
Does this here from Bandcamp the other day assist in solidarity for those who make music during the crisis? To raise even more awareness around the pandemic?s impact on musicians everywhere, we?re waiving our revenue share on sales this Friday, March 20 (from midnight to midnight Pacific Time), and rallying the Bandcamp community to put […]A
irishelectionliterature - 07:17 Sat Apr 04, 2020
I knew the word fiddlesticks but hadn’t actually realised what exactly they were and how they were used. It’s so strange seeing two people playing the same instrument and doing so in time and total coherence as I’m sure a stray fiddle stick might give your knuckle or finger a nice bang. The sticks themselves […]A

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