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Sticky: Guidelines for News and Current Affairs 2 weeks ago 23 Nov 10:12 Replies: 1 Views: 380
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Sticky: TSR Foreign Affairs Hub (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 13-04-2018 13 Apr 22:58 Replies: 2,004 Views: 246,597
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Social Work Issues 2018 5 minutes ago 5 minutes ago Replies: 2 Views: 30
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Shameful behavior of Labor MP (Pgs: 1 2) 30 minutes ago 30 minutes ago Replies: 22 Views: 310
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Are the BBC biased? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 55 minutes ago 55 minutes ago Replies: 49 Views: 560
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Britain *can* stop Article 50 Brexit (Pgs: 1 2) 58 minutes ago 58 minutes ago Replies: 36 Views: 600
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Israel or Palestine? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Replies: 304 Views: 4,520
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There HAS to be a hard-border in Ireland 1 hour ago 10 Dec 23:42 Replies: 0 Views: 10
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Will Google manage to calm Trump? 3 hours ago 10 Dec 21:49 Replies: 11 Views: 150
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Blackfishing - pretending to be black - cultural appreciation or appropriation? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 6 hours ago 10 Dec 19:00 Replies: 107 Views: 2,450
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The UN Security Council Resolution: Germany will be obliged to pay Poland 6 hours ago 10 Dec 18:39 Replies: 7 Views: 130
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What you need to earn to live well in London- interesting article 7 hours ago 10 Dec 18:18 Replies: 0 Views: 10
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Trump impeachment is coming soon (Pgs: 1 2) 9 hours ago 10 Dec 16:11 Replies: 25 Views: 460
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Have your say: 'Universities should tell parents if students are mentally ill' (Pgs: 1 2 3) 10 hours ago 10 Dec 15:22 Replies: 50 Views: 950
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DiscussionResearch breakthroughs 11 hours ago 10 Dec 14:26 Replies: 2 Views: 40
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9/10 NHS trusts have asbestos in hospitals 13 hours ago 10 Dec 12:01 Replies: 14 Views: 210
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Climate change and COWS!! (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 17 hours ago 10 Dec 7:32 Replies: 63 Views: 630
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antiques expert apologizes for talking about Holocaust denial on flog it 18 hours ago 10 Dec 6:52 Replies: 8 Views: 360
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Met police fear violent clashes over march by far-right 'Brexit Betrayal' militant (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 1 day ago 10 Dec 0:25 Replies: 98 Views: 1,140
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France introduces law banning fake news during election campaigns 1 day ago 09 Dec 22:03 Replies: 5 Views: 100
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Christmas in America 1 day ago 09 Dec 21:15 Replies: 16 Views: 160
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Beef-eating 'must fall drastically' as world population grows 1 day ago 09 Dec 21:05 Replies: 13 Views: 200
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Teacher arrested after video shows her forcibly cutting student's hair while singing (Pgs: 1 2) 1 day ago 09 Dec 20:04 Replies: 33 Views: 690
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Yellow vest protest about oil prices 1 day ago 09 Dec 20:03 Replies: 2 Views: 70
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PETA mocked for suggesting animal-friendly alternatives to popular phrases (Pgs: 1 2 3) 1 day ago 09 Dec 14:09 Replies: 40 Views: 1,140
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The Reasons Why Foreigners Get Priority Housing over Citizens (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 day ago 09 Dec 6:28 Replies: 124 Views: 8,462
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RIP Grace Millane 1 day ago 09 Dec 4:37 Replies: 6 Views: 170
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Paris in lockdown as braces for weekend of far-right anarchist riots 1 day ago 09 Dec 3:09 Replies: 11 Views: 380
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French protests your views 1 day ago 09 Dec 2:45 Replies: 10 Views: 100
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Have your say: Racism affects students' performance at university, says EHRC 2 days ago 08 Dec 17:47 Replies: 16 Views: 170
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French are at it again. (Pgs: 1 2) 2 days ago 08 Dec 16:51 Replies: 21 Views: 470
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Bags of urine dumped in a postbox 2 days ago 08 Dec 13:30 Replies: 6 Views: 170
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Fiona Bruce 2 days ago 08 Dec 12:51 Replies: 13 Views: 230
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Poll: Rail fares to rise by 3.1% in January (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 days ago 08 Dec 10:18 Replies: 195 Views: 2,980
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6 killed in club stampede in Ancona Italy 2 days ago 08 Dec 4:09 Replies: 0 Views: 130
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Macron’s approval rating plummets. 3 days ago 08 Dec 0:58 Replies: 7 Views: 310
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The godfather of fake news 3 days ago 08 Dec 0:48 Replies: 3 Views: 50
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Lena Dunham - what does she mean here? 3 days ago 07 Dec 23:31 Replies: 8 Views: 290
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Dutch church holds 800-hour service to save family from deportation (Pgs: 1 2 3) 3 days ago 07 Dec 20:08 Replies: 42 Views: 520
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Father arrested after taking son out of school for being beaten severely 3 days ago 07 Dec 17:02 Replies: 5 Views: 250
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The Migration Pact 3 days ago 07 Dec 15:53 Replies: 6 Views: 320
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Is Canada the country of the future? (Pgs: 1 2) 3 days ago 07 Dec 15:38 Replies: 37 Views: 2,208
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Personal data farming & trading. What is there to be afraid of? (Pgs: 1 2) 3 days ago 07 Dec 12:41 Replies: 22 Views: 320
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The blind woman developing tech for the good of others 3 days ago 07 Dec 10:32 Replies: 1 Views: 20
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Norway rejects idea of UK "Norway Plus" #Brexit plan 3 days ago 07 Dec 8:59 Replies: 1 Views: 90
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David McGreavy: triple child killer cleared for release (Pgs: 1 2) 3 days ago 07 Dec 3:43 Replies: 35 Views: 510
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The Gilets Jaunes and Trump 4 days ago 07 Dec 0:01 Replies: 0 Views: 40
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O2/giffgaff/tesco mobile data not working refund 4 days ago 06 Dec 23:45 Replies: 8 Views: 180
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Australian Student Strikes - a good example? (Pgs: 1 2) 4 days ago 06 Dec 22:00 Replies: 23 Views: 250
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O2 down 4 days ago 06 Dec 20:24 Replies: 16 Views: 660
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Grandma mistakenly booked into all-male jail, staff thought she was transgender (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 days ago 06 Dec 20:22 Replies: 120 Views: 2,260
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Militant vegans storm steak house (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 days ago 06 Dec 19:01 Replies: 358 Views: 4,000
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Top models Beware it's a scam 4 days ago 06 Dec 18:49 Replies: 6 Views: 2,630
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Met police officer could be charged for ramming moped 4 days ago 06 Dec 18:14 Replies: 14 Views: 250
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Christmas Gifts this December ? 4 days ago 06 Dec 17:34 Replies: 6 Views: 580
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Duterte admits using marijuana to keep him awake 4 days ago 06 Dec 13:53 Replies: 3 Views: 110
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Mental health: The NHS patients who are 'abused and ignored' 4 days ago 06 Dec 12:07 Replies: 1 Views: 290
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“Their ideas had no place here”: how Crete kicked out Golden Dawn 4 days ago 06 Dec 11:24 Replies: 7 Views: 230
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Cops ram moped criminals, crime drops 36% (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 days ago 06 Dec 10:11 Replies: 135 Views: 2,260
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Carjackers pretended to be injured on road 4 days ago 06 Dec 8:43 Replies: 9 Views: 120
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Tories could be in power for next 25 years or more? (Pgs: 1 2) 4 days ago 06 Dec 8:40 Replies: 34 Views: 380
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Find Princess Latifa 5 days ago 05 Dec 21:06 Replies: 0 Views: 40
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69 year old man identifies as a 49 year old man (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 5 days ago 05 Dec 18:48 Replies: 265 Views: 4,310
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WOW! Trump just wandered off stage, leaving the Argentinian president alone 5 days ago 05 Dec 18:40 Replies: 11 Views: 230
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Why the West is wrong about China's Social Credit System (Pgs: 1 2) 5 days ago 05 Dec 18:31 Replies: 36 Views: 420
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Sir David Attenborough: Climate change 'our greatest threat' 5 days ago 05 Dec 17:48 Replies: 13 Views: 320
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May chooses a second referendum over a no-deal Brexit (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 5 days ago 05 Dec 16:24 Replies: 86 Views: 1,830
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Indian woman set on fire by molesters enroute to police station (Pgs: 1 2) 5 days ago 05 Dec 16:02 Replies: 20 Views: 160
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Odeon defends £40 hi-tech cinema prices 5 days ago 05 Dec 15:38 Replies: 6 Views: 120
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How cuts changed council spending, in seven charts 5 days ago 05 Dec 14:53 Replies: 2 Views: 50
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Water bill 'too expensive' to flush toilet (Pgs: 1 2 3) 5 days ago 05 Dec 13:29 Replies: 41 Views: 790
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Another scientist vows to use gene editing to cure Alzheimer’s 5 days ago 05 Dec 10:26 Replies: 4 Views: 60
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The shop where it's OK to be different 5 days ago 05 Dec 9:03 Replies: 0 Views: 30
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Former leader Nigel Farage quits UKIP 5 days ago 05 Dec 8:41 Replies: 3 Views: 90
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Revolution in Ukraine? Yes, please! Revolution in France? Rule of law! 6 days ago 04 Dec 15:22 Replies: 1 Views: 40
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Mariah Careys "justice4glitter" hashtag was a bit of a **** up 6 days ago 04 Dec 11:14 Replies: 4 Views: 300
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Awful video showing Grenfell tower model in a bonfire (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 6 days ago 04 Dec 11:01 Replies: 181 Views: 3,330
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