Issue 290: 2021 07 29: Cover page

Cover Page, 29 July 2021, Issue 290 Welcome to our latest edition.  This week we consider: Japan’s heroic and Olympian decision to go ahead with the Games; Biden’s pipe(line) of peace with Merkel; the latest Covid statistics; Boris’s Covid gamble; Iraq says “A plague on both your houses”; Redbridge’s ‘death positive’ library; plus of course… Continue reading Issue 290: 2021 07 29: Cover page

Issue 290: 2021 07 29: A Warm Glow

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29 July 2021 That Warm Glow of Friendship       By J.R. Thomas There was a time when writing about US politics was simple.  The Republicans were the red party and the Democrats the blue, and that could be confusing, but once sorted, everything was easy.  The Republicans were conservative, mostly old fashioned, generally religious… Continue reading Issue 290: 2021 07 29: A Warm Glow

Issue 290: 2021 07 29: Iraq

29 July 2021 Iraq A plague on both your houses. By Neil Tidmarsh First Afghanistan, and now Iraq.  This week, President Biden declared an end to US combat operations in Iraq and announced the imminent withdrawal of US troops from the country. US forces have been present in Iraq since the invasion of 2003.  They… Continue reading Issue 290: 2021 07 29: Iraq

Issue 290: 2021 07 29: Crossword

29 July 2021 Crossword By Boffles Crossword No 290 Click for this Week’s interactive online crossword   Click for a printable version of this Week’s crossword   Click for the solution to crossword no. 289     Share this using…FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail

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