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Amsterdam Incites Children Against Wilders

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The city of Amsterdam has developed teaching material warning children against the politics of Geert Wilders, newspaper De Telegraaf yesterday reported. Wilders calls the campaign “sickening”. The newspaper quoted from a letter that the city council has sent to three hundred primary and secondary schools in Amsterdam. Primary school heads believe that the letter is intended to anticipate... 

Immigrants Protest Death of Moroccan Teenager in Cologne

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Following the violent death of a Moroccan teenager in Cologne, hundreds of immigrants have taken to the streets in nightly demonstrations to protest what they see as evidence of their second-class status in Germany. Police warn the city could be ready to explode. The owner of an electronics shop on Cologne’s Kalker Hauptstrasse had rolled down the shutters on the windows in case there was unrest.... 

Berlin launch campaign celebrating the virtues of homoparentality

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Despite growing hostility toward homosexuality in Germany, where 78.9% of young Turks and 47.7% of Germans react negatively on a public poll, where they were asked what was their reaction when they see a male homosexual couple kiss in public. On February First, in Berlin some large size posters with the words “Familly is where children are” (Familie ist, wo Kinder sind) have been posted... 

Minister labelled racist after attack on rap ‘idiots’

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The outspoken culture minister, Kim Howells, last night found himself at the centre of a race row after claiming that the time had come to stand up to the “idiots” of rap culture. Mr Howells, who previously attacked exhibits at the Turner Prize show as “cold, mechanical conceptual bullshit”, launched into an extraordinary attack on Rblack British music hours after the police... 

UK Education Guidelines: Do not use 'Mum' and 'Dad'

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The guidelines say that the word “parents” must replace “mum and dad”, and that teachers should educate pupils about civil partnerships and gay adoption rights. The British government is telling teachers to avoid using the words “mum and dad” as part of an effort to cut down on “homophobia” and increase acceptance of “gay families.” The... 

French-Designed Car Runs on Compressed Air and will be produced by Tata Motors

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What seemed like a pipe dream may soon become reality as Frenchman Guy Negre hopes versions of his compressed air car will be produced in India this year by Tata Motors Ltd after a 15 year quest for backers for his invention. Negre believes the time is right for his design with oil prices at record highs and pressure on carmakers to improve the fuel efficiency of their vehicles. “It is clear... 

Rapists Throw Acid On Girl

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A schoolgirl was raped by a gang who poured caustic soda over her body to destroy DNA evidence. The 16-year-old was left fighting for life with terrible burns from the drain-clearing chemical. She was under heavy sedation at a specialist burns unit last night as sickened police called the attack by five youths a new low. The gang beat the teenager before taking turns to rape her in an empty house... 

Blonde jokes have to stop, literally

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Jokes with blondes are made almost everyday by everyone and everywhere. The vast majority of non-blonde people like to tell jokes about how stupid blondes are, but are blondes really stupid? That’s something which will be explained later in this story. First of all, people have to understand that just how any so-called minority ethnic group feels offended when others laugh at them, blondes feel... 

Did Unity Mitford have Adolf Hitler's love child?

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She was the English aristocrat who became so enamoured with Hitler that she shot herself in the head at the outbreak of war. Unity Mitford, the daughter of Lord Redesdale, had been so entwined in the Führer’s inner circle that British secret services described her as “more Nazi than the Nazis”. But could this cousin of Winston Churchill have been closer to Hitler than anyone suspected? An article... 

German Chancellor Doubts French Leader’s Mediterranean Plan

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Merkel has concerns about Sarkozy's plans, although he is unlikely to worry too much. German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed her skepticism about a proposal by French President Nicolas Sarkozy to create a Mediterranean Union of countries from Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at a conference in Berlin on Wednesday, Dec. 5, that she had her doubts... 

UK's skin bleaching trade exposed

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Accompanied by body-armor vested London police officers, Lambeth Senior Trading Standards Officer Ray Bouch walks into a beauty and cosmetics shop on Brixton’s Electric Avenue. Bouch works for the London borough’s Public Protection Unit, tasked with keeping everything from faulty condoms to illicit vodka off the streets. Today, he’s in search of contraband cosmetics: illegal skin... 

Germany’s WWII Archives Now Public

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A vast archive of German war records opened its doors to the public Wednesday, giving historians and [Europe’s WWII] survivors who have waited more than 60 years access to concentration camp records… The 11 countries that oversee the archive of the International Tracing Service have finished ratifying an accord unsealing some 50 million pages kept in the German town of Bad Arolsen, ITS director... 

Outrage in UK as police spent £450m on "equality and diversity" in 2006

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Paper author Sir David Calvert-Smith, QC Scotland Yard has spent almost £450 million on promoting ‘equality and diversity’ in the past three years. In the past year alone £187 million – six per cent of the Met budget – went on ‘equalities-related expenditure’. This included recruitment, training and research within minority communities, as well as crime fighting... 

IAF Train Intensively for Iran Strike with Mini-Nukes

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The Israel Air Force is training for a tactical nuclear strike on Iranian nuclear production facilities. The IAF is practicing for a mission to destroy key Iranian facilities, at least one with low-yield nuclear munitions, the Times of London reported. Citing “several Israeli sources,” the Times said that two IAF squadrons are training to blow up an Iranian facility using a combination... 

Vladimir Putin: Russia shouldn't import African sportsmen

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Russian President Vladimir Putin criticised sports officials on Tuesday for attracting sportsmen from abroad instead of grooming homegrown champions. “Looking at our teams, one cannot immediately understand whether those are ours, or a team from Africa,” he said. “The result is well known. There is no one to play in our national teams,” he told a meeting of Russia’s Sports... 
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