As a young man living in the Netherlands, I was struck by a photo I saw on a wall in a Dutch Museum. It showed thousands of Jews getting into cattle cars - there were only 4 German soldiers and none were pointing their rifles at anybody.
There was more to the story than I had been taught and it started a lifelong study of life in Germany leading up to the war from about 1930.
The similarities in the UK right now are startling - be of no doubt of the direction Westminster is taking us.
The UK's war on foreign-born citizens is uncivilised & shameful...
@Bugger_le_Panda well... they do have seats in the House of Lords, so it is pretty important in my opinion that they not be bigots.
In their latest pronouncement on human loving, the bishops of the Church of England seem to have declared marriage in the Orthodox churches (who don't use marriage vows) null and void.
Am trying to decide whether the C of E being beastly to opposite sex couples in the same way as it is beastly to same sex couples is a step forward... what jerks.
@Ken_McNaughton Gordon Kemp is has been tireless since 2014, so this looks very positive. His niche is making the argument from a business point of view. Impressive presentation of the materials, imo.
Has Herald exposed falling attendance at dentists due to Scots having better teeth? – Talking-Up Scotland II https://talkingupscotlandtwo.com/2020/01/22/has-herald-exposed-falling-attendance-at-dentists-due-to-scots-having-better-teeth/
On second thoughts, I not only hope Nandy doesn't quit, I hope she becomes Labour Party leader, which means the party will lose more votes in Scotland.
"Then the Guardian found a Counter Terrorism Policing guide to the signs and symbols used by various groups. Alongside terrorists and violent extremist organisations, the guide listed Greenpeace, XR, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, CND, the Socialist party, Stop the War and other peaceful green and left organisations. Then the newspaper discovered that City of London police had listed XR as a “key threat” in its counter-terrorism assessment." https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jan/22/defending-life-earth-extremist-police-extinction-rebellion