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If You Think U.S. Politics Is Bad, Check Out Britain

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Posted By: MissMolly, 4/10/2019 5:17:11 AM

Americans who think that the political climate in the United States is tumultuous should be aware of the disarray in its principal ally. On the heels of the evaporation of the Trump–Russia collusion scam (on which the Democrats had placed almost all their bets), the personnel changes at the Department of Homeland Security and the indisputable gravity of the numbers of illegal entries has fragmented the Democrats’ backup argument that the border was a “crisis manufactured by the president.” Attempted unauthorized border crossings of over 100,000 per month, and the opinions of senior Obama-administration officials, including the former secretary,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: ToryWhite 4/10/2019 6:47:03 AM (No. 29073)
Mr Black does it again, with a good historical analysis. There are some heroes in this, as is Jacob Rees-Mogg. Hopefully, a hero will soon emerge from the parliamentary rubble. PM May has a dismaying record, and the worst of it is her obvious inability to read the tea leaves. If only for her husband´s sake, she really needs to bow out.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: FormerDem 4/10/2019 8:42:07 AM (No. 29074)
Great read as always. He didn´t mention it, but the EU appears to have got together with Remainers to offer exit on terrible terms, hoping the voters would decide to stay, but they won´t, and that is why a totally nonoptimal crashout hurting everybody is looming. The EU and Remainer appear to have taken the peace of Ireland hostage, again assuming this would crowd the voters into remaining, but instead, they make provoke renewal of war. There is a solution no one has mentioned which is that Ireland leave too. That would solve the border issue. They are grateful for EU money but much of that was British anyway. And I remember Ireland being forced to vote twice about joining, till they did it correctly. With the EU now using them to stab their neighbors, maybe better Leave.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Faldo 4/10/2019 9:54:01 AM (No. 29075)
Black missed it, either by purpose or in fear of staying in his lane following his past troubles.

The UK Hacking Scandal--it was downplayed and ´rinsed´ by the very same people Black claims are the ones who have perfected rules and government overview over the ages.

The Murdochs were NOT exposed for the exhaustive spy-op they have been running for decades. Obama and Valjar saw an opening and got Rupert to ante up with Glenn Simpson (and his network) for the 2016 election.

Black used to be a media savant with some bite...now it seems like historical prose to placate old wounds and get back in the club?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: stablemoney 4/10/2019 10:04:18 AM (No. 29072)
The British left have surrendered the sovereignty of Britain to the socialists in the EU. The people voted to restore sovereignty, but the people have been betrayed by Theresa May, the Tory Party, and it goes without saying, the Labor Party. Everyone knows very well that the people voted to leave the EU, but none of the politician´s give a whit what the people want.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: ToryWhite 4/10/2019 11:04:07 AM (No. 29077)
PM May, just now, refused to respond to a reporter´s question as to whether she would still be good on her resignation offer. This woman has a serious falsehood problem.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: bighambone 4/10/2019 11:40:11 AM (No. 29076)
The UK Parliament has been turning itself into a gaggle resembling Monte Python’s Flying Circus.

Clearly Theresa May is intent on protecting special interests over the wishes of the voter’s instructions that were given to the British Government in the Brexit referendum result, that the U.K. must leave the EU.

But now it appears that May is trying to have her cake and to eat it too, by leaving the EU sometime in the future, while still allowing a French-German alliance within the EU to be superior to the U.K. Government and Parliament when it comes to future interaction between the EU and the U.K.

Clearly Winston Churchill would not approve!

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