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Soph0571

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Hometown: UK
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Current location: UK
Member since: Fri Oct 13, 2017, 06:59 PM
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About Me

I am a Brit. I am a working class child of the troubles in Belfast who now lives a life of privilege. I am an anti-racist, progressive monster for truth. If I fail in being that monster, call me out....

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Here's how you're supposed to deal with the Russian president.



[link:https://www.instagram.com/p/BlTNRmfFus-/?utm_source=ig_embed|

There are reasons why Putin and Obama did not get on - Obama knew exactly was he was - a super power wannabee that is soooo far away from that economically - and a corrupter of what was a fledgling democracy for his own power - and Putin hated that. Russia is weak but wants to be strong. Trump is weak but wants to be a strong man. Trump thinks Putin is his best friend.

Today's Daily News Front Page - OPEN TREASON



https://twitter.com/KlasfeldReports/status/1019009475674628096

Heh.

Of course it is true = but I do not think it will matter one jot.

...you Crypto-Fascist Weeble with Fisher Price person hair....



Fucking hell - that is genius....

Hehehehehe

'Fuck Donald Trump' on the last remaining part of the Berlin Wall.



Heh

These chaps know something about the divisive nature of walls - right?

Sen. John McCain Rages At Trump: No President Has Ever Abased Himself More Abjectly Before A Tyrant

Today’s press conference in Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory. The damage inflicted by President Trump’s naiveté, egotism, false equivalence, and sympathy for autocrats is difficult to calculate. But it is clear that the summit in Helsinki was a tragic mistake. President Trump proved not only unable, but unwilling to stand up to Putin. He and Putin seemed to be speaking from the same script as the president made a conscious choice to defend a tyrant against the fair questions of a free press, and to grant Putin an uncontested platform to spew propaganda and lies to the world.

It is tempting to describe the press conference as a pathetic rout – as an illustration of the perils of under-preparation and inexperience. But these were not the errant tweets of a novice politician. These were the deliberate choices of a president who seems determined to realize his delusions of a warm relationship with Putin’s regime without any regard for the true nature of his rule, his violent disregard for the sovereignty of his neighbors, his complicity in the slaughter of the Syrian people, his violation of international treaties, and his assault on democratic institutions throughout the world.

Coming close on the heels of President Trump’s bombastic and erratic conduct towards our closest friends and allies in Brussels and Britain, today’s press conference marks a recent low point in the history of the American Presidency. That the president was attended in Helsinki by a team of competent and patriotic advisors makes his blunders and capitulations all the more painful and inexplicable.

No prior president has ever abased himself more abjectly before a tyrant. Not only did President Trump fail to speak the truth about an adversary; but speaking for America to the world, our president failed to defend all that makes us who we are—a republic of free people dedicated to the cause of liberty at home and abroad. American presidents must be the champions of that cause if it is to succeed. Americans are waiting and hoping for President Trump to embrace that sacred responsibility. One can only hope they are not waiting totally in vain


[link:http://www.joemygod.com/2018/07/16/sen-john-mccain-rages-at-trump-no-president-has-ever-abased-himself-more-abjectly-before-a-tyrant/|

Not a fan of McCain but he is not wrong. Your President is a weak wanker who is putting your democracy at risk and destabilising he entire free world. I am too old to take a back pack and march out of the city when this shit gets real. How the fuck was this allowed to happen?

US launches five WTO challenges to retaliatory tariffs

The United States launched five separate World Trade Organization dispute actions on Monday challenging retaliatory tariffs imposed by China, the European Union, Canada, Mexico and Turkey following U.S. duties on steel and aluminum.

The retaliatory tariffs on up to a combined $28.5 billion worth of U.S. exports are illegal under WTO rules, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said in a statement.

“These tariffs appear to breach each WTO member’s commitments under the WTO Agreement,” he said. “The United States will take all necessary actions to protect our interests, and we urge our trading partners to work constructively with us on the problems created by massive and persistent excess capacity in the steel and aluminum sectors.”


[link:https://www.rawstory.com/2018/07/us-launches-five-wto-challenges-retaliatory-tariffs/|

Fucking hell. Your government is INSANE!
Start a trade war but effectively sue when nations bite back. So very very Trump

Karma is a beeyatch



How on earth are they going to afford their hats alongside their mayonnaise sandwiches?? Tis a conundrum

This is oh so wrong, but at the same time, oh oh oh so right



Childish I know - but at the same time

Of COURSE it is Obama's FAULT....

...'rolls eyes'



DO you think he realises how fucked he is?

Trump, his team and Russian collusion...

....all in one tweet



So self explanatory
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