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by neverfail
Sat Feb 22, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Towards an United Ireland?
Replies: 18
Views: 239

Re: There is a hole in my protocol; dear Lisa, dear Lisa....(etc)

. There is an European civilization - based on a set of values which gave rise to the European Charter of Human Rights - which is quite different from the civilizational framework of those Americans, Australians and Canadians. Not to mention all sorts of Asians, Africans and South Americans. This d...
by neverfail
Sat Feb 22, 2020 2:37 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Britain leaves the EU!
Replies: 50
Views: 1276

Re: Build the tunnel to keep the United Kingdom United.

Cass, I would like to concede here that you can be formidable at putting your case forth. The N I Loyalists have had over 300 years to shed their "British" identity and still have not done so. No comparison with Australians (thank you!) as we have actively striven to build a national identity for o...
by neverfail
Fri Feb 21, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Britain leaves the EU!
Replies: 50
Views: 1276

Re: Build the tunnel to keep the United Kingdom United.

Yes , I am well aware of the ethnic cause of the conflict between the Unionists and Irish. That’s why I referred to the Protestants as Unionists. But things has calmed down, The identity of the Protestants as British has faded and will continue to do so in time just as they have in Australia. The N...
by neverfail
Fri Feb 21, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Is Bernie Sanders a Revolutionary Socialist?
Replies: 19
Views: 229

Re: There will always be a TOP 1%.

Bernie Sanders’ three properties show that he is a true Socialist leader. To all you leftists out there, the socialists may rail against the millionaires and billionaires but they always end up within the TOP 1%. So my grandma was right. Politicians just want power and money. Bernie is too old for ...
by neverfail
Fri Feb 21, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Towards an United Ireland?
Replies: 18
Views: 239

Re: Towards an United Ireland?

If England prospers as a result of Brexit and the EU doesn't this narrative will change! So far the anti brexiters' dire economic predictions haven't panned out. Early days yet, Milo. Britain embraces risk once again: Spengler Along with all the pundits, I underestimated the British–a common enough...
by neverfail
Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Philippines and the US
Replies: 43
Views: 696

Re: The Philippines and the US

Sertorio wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:59 am
neverfail wrote:
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:04 pm
In any case this discussion thread is supposed to be about the Philippines and the US: not about Europe.
Yes, but you were the one who brought Europe into this discussion... I just reacted... :D
:o :oops:
by neverfail
Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:32 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Britain leaves the EU!
Replies: 50
Views: 1276

Re: Proposed "pie in the sky" white elephant.

Proposed bridge between UK and Ireland could be a tunnel NORTHERN IRELAND and England could be linked by two tunnels rather than a bridge, according to the latest updates. Last year, Prime Minister Boris Johnson put forward the suggestion of linking Northern Ireland to the rest of the UK by buildin...
by neverfail
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:59 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Towards an United Ireland?
Replies: 18
Views: 239

Re: Towards an United Ireland?

Milo wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:18 am
If England prospers as a result of Brexit and the EU doesn't this narrative will change!

So far the anti brexiters' dire economic predictions haven't panned out.
Early days yet, Milo.
by neverfail
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Philippines and the US
Replies: 43
Views: 696

Re: The Philippines and the US

In any case this discussion thread is supposed to be about the Philippines and the US: not about Europe.
by neverfail
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: The Philippines and the US
Replies: 43
Views: 696

Re: The Philippines and the US

Language differences are no longer a stumble block on what concerns European union. Most people who count can speak English, which is fast becoming Europe's lingua franca. While we will continue conducting internal business in our individual languages, all foreign dealings will be carried out in En...