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Dual Citizenship Scandal in Australian Politics – Behind the News

August 19, 2019 at 7:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

ANNOUNCER: And now it’s time to play everyone’s favourite game – What’s My Citizenship! With everyone’s favourite host – this guy! (CHEERING) (CHUCKLES) Now, who’s ready to play? Say hello to our first contestant, Kayla! Hi, mum! Now, Kayla, your first question. Are you a citizen of A – Australia, B – New Zealand, C

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“Dual Citizenship Scandal in Australian Politics – Behind the News”

Policy 2015

August 17, 2019 at 9:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

what its policy? Usually it’s something the big parties and think tanks decide and tell you why you’re wrong if you don’t agree. Well really policies are just ideas. Ideas of what you want to see happen. The ideas you have to make our country better. Everyone has good ideas. Why don’t we change the

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“Policy 2015”

19. Crown and Political Nation, 1604-1640

August 14, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Prof: Right. Well, I want to attend today to some of the political developments of the early seventeenth century. In reading about and discussing the Tudor monarchy, we looked at the development of a political system which was in many ways highly centralized but at the same time increasingly participatory and consultative. In certain matters

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“19. Crown and Political Nation, 1604-1640”

Politics and the English language: Peter Hennessy at TEDxHousesofParliament

August 13, 2019 at 8:26 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Translator: Denise RQ Reviewer: Miloš Milosavljević Ladies and gentlemen, scientists and anthropologists tell us, that what saved we, humans, from extinction in the savannah country on the northern rim of what is now Kenya, a million or so years ago, when the climate moved against us, was two things: first of all, brains. Our abnormally

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Yemen’s parliament bans US drones – Truthloader

August 11, 2019 at 10:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

On the 12th December a United States drone mistakenly fired on a convoy of vehicles travelling to a wedding party in the Yemeni town of Radda, killing as many as 17 people and injuring around 21 others. This video claims to show the victims of the attack. Yemeni national security officials said intelligence reports had

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Chris Philp – BBC News – Common Market 2.0 is not a solution for Brexit

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Labour’s Lucy Powell talking this morning about a common market 2.0 outside the EU but part of an economic area would that be something that you could potentially back? No because the common market 2.0 or Norway plus as Nick Bowles used to call it means being in the single market so you’ve got to

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“Chris Philp – BBC News – Common Market 2.0 is not a solution for Brexit”

Protesters chant ‘Soubry is a Nazi’ during live BBC News interview

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[Chanting in background] Soubry is a Nazi. Soubry is a Nazi. La, la, la, la. [Soubry] I do object to being called a Nazi, actually. [McCoy] Right, erm … Well, apologies to you if you’re offended by what you’re listening to. [Soubry] I just think this is astonishing. This is what has happened to our

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