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The Trouble with AirBnB

Originally posted on daryanblog:
There’s been a massive increase in the number of spare rooms,or even entire flats, offered for rent on AirBnB, across the UK and worldwide. We’ve recently identified several within the building where I live. However this…

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The populist authoritarian tribe of the demagogue

Originally posted on daryanblog:
I came across a piece by the Guardian encouraging its readers to break out of their bubbles and go read the views of those on distinctly republican websites, such as Reason or the American Conservative. While…

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Now everyone’s been Trumped

Originally posted on daryanblog:
Analysis So its Trump, how can 60 million people be that dumb! Many are trying to put the spin on it, that it was working class Americans in rust belt states fed up with how they…

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Bigoted Britain

Originally posted on daryanblog:
One of the more unsavoury aspects of the brexit vote is how the bigot brigade now feel they can throw their weight about. There’s been a worrying rise in racist and xenophobic incidents, up 14% nationally,…

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Globalisation and its discontents

Originally posted on daryanblog:
A couple of years ago, if you were protesting against globalisation, you were assumed to be an anarchist or an eco-warrior. Nearly every major political party of right and left was signed up to the idea…

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Slithering towards authoritarianism

Originally posted on daryanblog:
If Corbyn had made an end of conference speech suggesting that he wanted to use the power of the state to make a better society, the media would quickly be rife with the usual “crazy bolshie…

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Why the Britannia’s not coming back….nor the Empire!

Originally posted on daryanblog:
The Britannia….where the queen would wine and dine blood thirsty dictators so the UK could sell them weapons Liam Fox, Boris Johnson and a number of the other Brexiters want to bring back the Royal Yacht…

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