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Why cutting tuition fees bizarrely risks hurting not helping most students 52 minutes ago 52 minutes ago Replies: 0 Views: 10
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Donald Trump officially ranked by presidential historians as the worst president ever 3 hours ago 3 hours ago Replies: 18 Views: 180
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Was Corbyn a communist spy during 1980s? 5 hours ago 19 Feb 23:27 Replies: 7 Views: 40
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Syria Could Be Washington's Next Big Foreign Policy Failure 5 hours ago 19 Feb 23:16 Replies: 5 Views: 50
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British hero fighting for Kurds charged with terrorism (Pgs: 1 2) 6 hours ago 19 Feb 21:49 Replies: 27 Views: 390
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Dozens of Russian mercenaries killed while attacking Kurdish / US Special Forces 7 hours ago 19 Feb 21:24 Replies: 17 Views: 590
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Why do Middle Class criminals/suspects get spared jail sentences? 7 hours ago 19 Feb 20:41 Replies: 4 Views: 20
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There is no double standard for white mass murderers (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 8 hours ago 19 Feb 20:28 Replies: 128 Views: 1,900
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Brendan Cox a sex fiend? 8 hours ago 19 Feb 20:07 Replies: 9 Views: 110
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Crime: Do you recognise this person? 12 year old mugged for her phone. 8 hours ago 19 Feb 20:05 Replies: 18 Views: 230
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US expected to name former Cheney aide as Syria envoy 8 hours ago 19 Feb 19:59 Replies: 0 Views: 10
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New York Times explains why US interferences in elections is less sinister than Russi 8 hours ago 19 Feb 19:53 Replies: 0 Views: 20
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5 people killed in Russian church terror attack 9 hours ago 19 Feb 19:34 Replies: 3 Views: 90
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Uni tuition fee review and more: Q&A with Sam Gyimah, Minister for Universities 9 hours ago 19 Feb 19:03 Replies: 6 Views: 130
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People bored of 'SexFam' already, what's the next fabricated outrage? 10 hours ago 19 Feb 18:36 Replies: 10 Views: 200
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$tudents on the Minimum Wage going up 10 hours ago 19 Feb 18:19 Replies: 9 Views: 140
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Suicide attack in Israel. Israel fire dozens of missiles in Gaza. Not again? (Pgs: 1 2) 13 hours ago 19 Feb 15:31 Replies: 21 Views: 290
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How long do you think it is before Trump is behind bars? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 13 hours ago 19 Feb 14:51 Replies: 98 Views: 1,450
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is a photo or mirror a more accurate representation of what you look like?? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 15 hours ago 19 Feb 13:26 Replies: 48 Views: 27,590
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The Russian troll factory where Brexit was organised and Trump put in office (Pgs: 1 2) 16 hours ago 19 Feb 12:38 Replies: 22 Views: 300
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Polish PM tells the truth about WW2 18 hours ago 19 Feb 9:42 Replies: 2 Views: 50
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Drugalysers now in force 19 hours ago 19 Feb 9:27 Replies: 12 Views: 2,307
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Shock Horror. Duchess of Cambridge does not wear black. 19 hours ago 19 Feb 9:00 Replies: 8 Views: 120
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lets show same respect to brave men that died saving children at Florida High School (Pgs: 1 2) 1 day ago 18 Feb 23:08 Replies: 24 Views: 360
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Media Double Standards: Muslim Vs White Terrorist (Pgs: 1 2 3) 1 day ago 18 Feb 21:00 Replies: 42 Views: 660
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The media has portrayed a killer of 17 innocent people as a victim! (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 day ago 18 Feb 20:55 Replies: 196 Views: 3,520
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Drake gave away 1 million dollars for Miami Community (Pgs: 1 2) 1 day ago 18 Feb 15:25 Replies: 35 Views: 570
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Earthquake felt across parts of UK (Pgs: 1 2) 1 day ago 18 Feb 12:04 Replies: 24 Views: 400
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Reports of a shooting in a Florida school (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 day ago 18 Feb 11:18 Replies: 127 Views: 2,010
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Is it transphobic to refuse to date a trans woman? asks the BBC (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 1 day ago 18 Feb 9:14 Replies: 298 Views: 6,860
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Jeremy Vine calls Black Panther cast "overwhelmingly black" (Pgs: 1 2 3) 1 day ago 18 Feb 8:38 Replies: 54 Views: 1,090
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Heathrow Airport worker dies. Passengers complain about delays. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 1 day ago 18 Feb 8:32 Replies: 75 Views: 1,870
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‘Demonic’ child screams non-stop for EIGHT HOURS on international flight (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 2 days ago 18 Feb 2:18 Replies: 65 Views: 1,440
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Man who raped and killed a 6 year old girl in Pakistan given 4 death sentences (Pgs: 1 2) 2 days ago 17 Feb 22:58 Replies: 25 Views: 380
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Gold Duke of Ed Residential - IDEAS please!! (Pgs: 1 2) 2 days ago 17 Feb 20:28 Replies: 28 Views: 29,544
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Do black people feel colder? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 2 days ago 17 Feb 16:00 Replies: 123 Views: 13,576
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Are virtual hugs harassment? 3 days ago 17 Feb 0:35 Replies: 13 Views: 190
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Chinese Woman gets in Airport handbag X-ray machine 3 days ago 16 Feb 20:04 Replies: 6 Views: 200
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Why spend £31 billion on nuclear weapons instead of schools, NHS? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 3 days ago 16 Feb 19:36 Replies: 412 Views: 7,000
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13 reasons why writer expelled for sex harrassment 3 days ago 16 Feb 19:27 Replies: 2 Views: 530
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Microsoft embraces blockchain technology (Pgs: 1 2) 3 days ago 16 Feb 16:36 Replies: 24 Views: 320
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Trotskyist Thugs attack JRM at university (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 3 days ago 16 Feb 16:36 Replies: 196 Views: 2,920
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The term “Anglo American heritage” is now racist in the US 3 days ago 16 Feb 10:57 Replies: 12 Views: 210
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Boy aged 17 killed in a series of stabbings taking place in Newham, East London! (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 3 days ago 16 Feb 10:52 Replies: 62 Views: 1,330
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"Haters gonna hate"™© 4 days ago 16 Feb 4:23 Replies: 13 Views: 660
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You fought for king and country, now eff off 4 days ago 16 Feb 0:28 Replies: 15 Views: 982
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Feminist Hero Installed As Prime Minister Of Myanmar - Her First Major Act? Genocide (Pgs: 1 2 3) 4 days ago 15 Feb 23:19 Replies: 57 Views: 1,190
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Lying farmers admit to lying about being sent death threats by vegans (Pgs: 1 2) 4 days ago 15 Feb 22:10 Replies: 22 Views: 500
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“If a democracy cannot change its mind, it ceases to be a democracy" (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 days ago 15 Feb 14:35 Replies: 102 Views: 1,770
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Donald Trump says UK and Europe are not safe places following Brussels attacks (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 4 days ago 15 Feb 13:23 Replies: 211 Views: 6,172
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Black Panther is Alt-Right 4 days ago 15 Feb 10:45 Replies: 8 Views: 390
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Have you heard that the moon is actually made of cheese? 4 days ago 15 Feb 10:02 Replies: 1 Views: 70
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Russia threatens to block YouTube for exposing corruption 4 days ago 15 Feb 9:09 Replies: 3 Views: 80
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Labour women angry as transgender woman applies for Women in Leadership program (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 5 days ago 14 Feb 23:33 Replies: 155 Views: 4,470
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What's the most interesting experience you've ever had? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 5 days ago 14 Feb 23:11 Replies: 116 Views: 13,999
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Who did it better; Santan Dave or Eminem? 5 days ago 14 Feb 21:56 Replies: 5 Views: 450
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What exactly is wrong with Oxfam workers hiring prostitutes in Haiti (Pgs: 1 2) 5 days ago 14 Feb 18:51 Replies: 37 Views: 690
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29 year old virgin has become pregnant 5 days ago 14 Feb 18:02 Replies: 10 Views: 260
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Paris has become one of the most dangerous cities in the world due to migrants (Pgs: 1 2 3) 5 days ago 14 Feb 17:01 Replies: 41 Views: 850
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Sky press preview past episode 5 days ago 14 Feb 16:34 Replies: 0 Views: 70
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Lack of migrant workers left food rotting in UK fields last year, data reveals (Pgs: 1 2 3) 6 days ago 14 Feb 1:00 Replies: 50 Views: 720
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Poll: Mother v Cafe 6 days ago 13 Feb 14:42 Replies: 16 Views: 280
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James Bulger- 2 year old boy totured and killed (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 6 days ago 13 Feb 8:55 Replies: 100 Views: 1,770
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Fresh Water is running out! A war for survival? 6 days ago 13 Feb 6:37 Replies: 4 Views: 100
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Why are gig tickets so expensive? 1 week ago 12 Feb 19:41 Replies: 14 Views: 350
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Men charged 26% more for magazine in pay gap stunt (Pgs: 1 2) 1 week ago 12 Feb 13:03 Replies: 27 Views: 750
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