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Sticky: Debate and Current Affairs is recruiting! 21-10-2018 21 Oct 2018 15:52 Replies: 0 Views: 2,390
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Google suspends 'free speech' app Parler from its store (Pgs: 1 2) 19-01-2021 19 Jan 21:49 Replies: 25 Views: 680
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lollipops in nightclubs (Pgs: 1 2 3) 19-01-2021 19 Jan 20:35 Replies: 56 Views: 10,342
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Facebook is too invasive. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 19-01-2021 19 Jan 17:03 Replies: 96 Views: 7,368
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DarkMarket seized by German police 19-01-2021 19 Jan 9:29 Replies: 11 Views: 320
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What is the most reliable newspaper? (UK) (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 19-01-2021 19 Jan 9:22 Replies: 113 Views: 64,416
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Al-Qaeda: Pompeo says Iran is jihadist network's 'new home base' 19-01-2021 19 Jan 0:32 Replies: 10 Views: 270
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Reading jihadi terrorist attack Khairi Saadallah gets whole life term. 18-01-2021 18 Jan 20:54 Replies: 19 Views: 230
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Linked: IGCSE and medical university in US/canada ?
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Mental Health Act Reform (Pgs: 1 2) 18-01-2021 18 Jan 17:53 Replies: 23 Views: 500
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Trump impeached for a second time (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 18-01-2021 18 Jan 16:30 Replies: 96 Views: 1,330
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Trump supporter cries at airport after learning he is on no-fly list (Pgs: 1 2) 18-01-2021 18 Jan 14:02 Replies: 23 Views: 380
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Somalian doctor is banned from medicine for a year due to his poor English 18-01-2021 18 Jan 13:52 Replies: 13 Views: 230
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Linked: Puppies
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2021 German Election Megathread: Merkel's successor to be chosen this weekend 16-01-2021 16 Jan 10:29 Replies: 4 Views: 100
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Germany’s Merkel: Trump’s Twitter eviction ‘problematic’ (Pgs: 1 2 3) 15-01-2021 15 Jan 12:17 Replies: 43 Views: 700
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Pfizer vaccine- deceptive data? 14-01-2021 14 Jan 12:06 Replies: 9 Views: 250
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Clap for Carers now called Clap for Heroes returns (Pgs: 1 2) 12-01-2021 12 Jan 22:48 Replies: 39 Views: 740
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Women charged with breaching Covid restrictions (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 12-01-2021 12 Jan 15:00 Replies: 110 Views: 1,750
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Indonesia passenger plane missing after take-off 12-01-2021 12 Jan 1:28 Replies: 11 Views: 270
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Trump blocked by Twitter, Facebook & Instagram (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 11-01-2021 11 Jan 16:09 Replies: 76 Views: 1,460
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If you were to read something today... let it be this. 11-01-2021 11 Jan 10:41 Replies: 2 Views: 200
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Poll: Should benefits be scrapped? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 10-01-2021 10 Jan 18:30 Replies: 130 Views: 8,924
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Your Favourite Childhood Insults (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 10-01-2021 10 Jan 16:50 Replies: 150 Views: 25,963
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Has politically correct culture gone too far? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 10-01-2021 10 Jan 15:43 Replies: 53 Views: 4,753
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Girl, 15, is raped while walking across Southampton Common 10-01-2021 10 Jan 13:53 Replies: 16 Views: 620
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Brexit fundamentally changed the game on Scottish independence (Pgs: 1 2 3) 10-01-2021 10 Jan 11:51 Replies: 44 Views: 640
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Kim Jong-un pledges to expand North Korea's nuclear arsenal 09-01-2021 09 Jan 16:46 Replies: 1 Views: 140
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Iran informs IAEA that it will start enriching uranium to 20% 09-01-2021 09 Jan 8:30 Replies: 19 Views: 240
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New law starting from today, for those flouting covid rules. 08-01-2021 08 Jan 20:47 Replies: 18 Views: 300
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Eddie Izzard causes twitter meltdown (Pgs: 1 2 3) 07-01-2021 07 Jan 17:00 Replies: 58 Views: 1,040
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Terrorists Assault the US Capitol 07-01-2021 07 Jan 14:24 Replies: 3 Views: 160
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Judge says Assange cannot be extradited to America 06-01-2021 06 Jan 22:02 Replies: 7 Views: 320
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11 Republican senators will refuse to certify Joe Biden's victory (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 06-01-2021 06 Jan 21:44 Replies: 66 Views: 1,080
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Trans women in sports (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 06-01-2021 06 Jan 2:00 Replies: 149 Views: 1,920
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Trump tells Georgia election officials to "find" more votes 05-01-2021 05 Jan 2:36 Replies: 10 Views: 310
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Boris Johnson's Dad Applies for French Passport (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 04-01-2021 04 Jan 15:35 Replies: 171 Views: 2,000
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London New Year firework display cancelled 04-01-2021 04 Jan 4:29 Replies: 17 Views: 450
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Buy one get one free to be banned in supermarket (Pgs: 1 2) 02-01-2021 02 Jan 20:16 Replies: 29 Views: 640
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male strippers (Pgs: 1 2) 02-01-2021 02 Jan 14:46 Replies: 24 Views: 7,370
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Linked: Will dyspraxia diagnosis ruin prospects 2 do medicine
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Breaking news...Oxford vaccine given go ahead (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 01-01-2021 01 Jan 21:31 Replies: 102 Views: 1,610
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THE YEAR AHEAD: 10 Conflicts to Watch in 2021 31-12-2020 31 Dec 2020 15:35 Replies: 1 Views: 240
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Saudi terror court jails driving pioneer 31-12-2020 31 Dec 2020 12:21 Replies: 7 Views: 250
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Poll: New blood donation rules remove blanket ban on gay men 31-12-2020 31 Dec 2020 2:38 Replies: 8 Views: 300
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Trumps pardoning of mercenary murderers an insult to justice 31-12-2020 31 Dec 2020 0:23 Replies: 2 Views: 200
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english culture sucks (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 30-12-2020 30 Dec 2020 19:09 Replies: 183 Views: 6,036
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Covid superspreader Brits in OZ...deport them? 30-12-2020 30 Dec 2020 16:43 Replies: 4 Views: 160
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Which nations hate the UK? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 30-12-2020 30 Dec 2020 8:01 Replies: 118 Views: 3,150
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Earthquake strikes in Croatia 30-12-2020 30 Dec 2020 6:21 Replies: 2 Views: 130
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European countries are closing their borders to UK travellers (Pgs: 1 2) 29-12-2020 29 Dec 2020 6:14 Replies: 39 Views: 1,020
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Climate change: Law used as stick to beat government 29-12-2020 29 Dec 2020 4:22 Replies: 3 Views: 220
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Car bomb/vehicle explosion Christmas morning in Nashville (Pgs: 1 2) 28-12-2020 28 Dec 2020 13:18 Replies: 34 Views: 770
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BLM, the 'Largest Social and Justice Movement in History' Furious... (Pgs: 1 2) 28-12-2020 28 Dec 2020 13:03 Replies: 24 Views: 740
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Saudi Arabia continues to jail womens rights activists 28-12-2020 28 Dec 2020 12:45 Replies: 1 Views: 110
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Is Putin Considering an Alliance with China? (Pgs: 1 2) 28-12-2020 28 Dec 2020 10:18 Replies: 27 Views: 770
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Woman 'crushed' by Japan town vote after alleged sex assault by mayor (Pgs: 1 2) 28-12-2020 28 Dec 2020 4:37 Replies: 22 Views: 700
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Boris ditches plan to decriminalise TV licence illegal non payment. 28-12-2020 28 Dec 2020 0:22 Replies: 4 Views: 260
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Storm Bella: Gusts of more than 100mph recorded in UK 27-12-2020 27 Dec 2020 12:38 Replies: 1 Views: 170
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Teen critically injured in Stockport police vehicle crash 27-12-2020 27 Dec 2020 12:12 Replies: 0 Views: 180
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Covid: Cardiff health board plea for critical care help 27-12-2020 27 Dec 2020 12:10 Replies: 0 Views: 180
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Book about cancel culture cancelled by cancel culture 27-12-2020 27 Dec 2020 11:56 Replies: 7 Views: 230
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TSR Christmas News Quiz! (Pgs: 1 2) 27-12-2020 27 Dec 2020 8:54 Replies: 29 Views: 890
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Freezers & logistics are the reasons Pfizer's vaccine is all hype, and won’t be a mag (Pgs: 1 2) 26-12-2020 26 Dec 2020 22:16 Replies: 24 Views: 770
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Burglar injured in confrontation with samurai sword wielding housewife. 25-12-2020 25 Dec 2020 11:51 Replies: 11 Views: 270
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'White Christmas' in England declared by Met Office (picture proof...) 25-12-2020 25 Dec 2020 11:39 Replies: 1 Views: 160
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Linked: *****ing about people in uni ?
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A new tier has just been announced 23-12-2020 23 Dec 2020 21:53 Replies: 10 Views: 300
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PC Harper sentencing appeal has been rejected (Pgs: 1 2 3) 22-12-2020 22 Dec 2020 19:26 Replies: 40 Views: 830
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TSR Quiz of the week, week 13. (Pgs: 1 2) 21-12-2020 21 Dec 2020 12:52 Replies: 20 Views: 480
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TSR News Quiz #14: Happened At Christmas 21-12-2020 21 Dec 2020 12:50 Replies: 19 Views: 440
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Cornell university makes vaccination mandatory for whites only (Pgs: 1 2) 20-12-2020 20 Dec 2020 18:40 Replies: 25 Views: 800
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Nurse collapses live on air just after receiving CV vaccine, 20-12-2020 20 Dec 2020 14:41 Replies: 3 Views: 250
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Monoliths appearing around the world 19-12-2020 19 Dec 2020 12:44 Replies: 15 Views: 160
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Whats my nationality? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 19-12-2020 19 Dec 2020 1:26 Replies: 52 Views: 20,283
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Adolf Hitler wins local election 18-12-2020 18 Dec 2020 20:45 Replies: 8 Views: 300
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Unicef feeding children in London (Pgs: 1 2) 18-12-2020 18 Dec 2020 15:28 Replies: 32 Views: 560
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Government reviewing human rights laws (Pgs: 1 2) 17-12-2020 17 Dec 2020 10:40 Replies: 34 Views: 790
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Iranian ‘Zombie Angelina Jolie’ Instagram Star Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison 16-12-2020 16 Dec 2020 21:11 Replies: 18 Views: 380
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UN commission reclassifies cannabis, no longer considered risky narcotic 14-12-2020 14 Dec 2020 16:59 Replies: 15 Views: 410
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Labour and woke celebrities save criminals (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 14-12-2020 14 Dec 2020 12:37 Replies: 165 Views: 2,910
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