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The Giant Pacifier Mystery

With elections approaching, there’s much debate about immigration and integration here in Belgium. Whether it’s poor (African, Turkish) immigrants or rich (western) expats, the Flemish nationalist Vlaams Belang party don’t like us foreigners much. But here’s a cool example of the fusion of the … Continue reading

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And They’re Off…

At last. The phoney campaign is over and now they can all get down to being generally phoney. Michael Howard has already gone haring down the starting straight by rudely starting his campaign before labour were ready. The man’s an … Continue reading

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In 1997, the tawdry Tory world of my youth was overthrown. I was exultant for a time. While New Labour’s policies weren’t always as radical as I’d have liked them to be, my job close to government and politics made … Continue reading

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