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Brexit: UK finance firms have started applying for Irish licences | The Independent

Ireland’s central bank has been receiving applications for licences from UK authorised financial firms seeking to relocate from London in the wake of the UK vote to leave the EU, a top official said on Thursday. Cyril Roux, the deputy … Continue reading

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Students, foreign workers targeted in UK migrant crackdown

Under the Conservative government’s plans, students and skilled workers from countries including Australia will all be targeted as part of a tough new stance on migrants. Source: Students, foreign workers targeted in UK migrant crackdown

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Government sells debt at all-time record low interest rate in wake of Brexit vote| Andrew Bolt Cheered Brexit Economics

The Treasury’s Debt Management Office this morning sold debt at a new record low interest rate, underlining the massive appetite from investors for British Government bonds in the wake of the Brexit vote and sparking fresh calls for the Chancellor … Continue reading

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Amid post-Brexit hatred, remember the Polish soldiers who fought alongside UK soldiers in the Second World War | UK Politics | News | The Independent

The children of Polish soldiers who fought in the Second World War have spoken of their people’s proud history of fighting alongside the British amidst rising xenophobia following Source: Amid post-Brexit hatred, remember the Polish soldiers who fought alongside UK soldiers in the … Continue reading

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Australian Experts Rushed To Britain To Advise On How To Do Political Instability Properly

By The Shovel on July 1, 2016 As the fallout from Brexit continues, Britain’s major parties have turned to Australia’s top political operatives to form a plan that creates total political chaos, rather than just a minor commotion. “We want to do … Continue reading

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Murdoch and Dacre… press barons and Britain’s real kingmakers? — RT UK

Media barons Paul Dacre and Rupert Murdoch had a hand in the withdrawal of Michael Gove’s support for fellow Brexiteer Boris Johnson as Tory leader, a leaked email suggests. Source: Murdoch and Dacre… press barons and Britain’s real kingmakers? — … Continue reading

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Isis praises Brexit for destabilising ‘crusader Europe’ in propaganda newspaper | UK Politics | News | The Independent

Isis has welcomed Britain’s vote to leave the European Union in its Arabic language propaganda newspaper, hailing a “political crisis” and the prospect of referendums in other nations. The article in al-Naba claimed the Brexit “threatens the unity of Crusader … Continue reading

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Brexit: British Chancellor George Osborne warns of tax hikes, spending cuts after Leave vote – Brexit: UK EU Referendum – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Britain’s Chancellor says taxes will have to be raised and spending cut in the wake of the vote to leave the EU. Source: Brexit: British Chancellor George Osborne warns of tax hikes, spending cuts after Leave vote – Brexit: UK … Continue reading

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UK entering ‘unchartered territory’ of Islamophobia after Brexit vote | Home News | News | The Independent

British Muslims are suffering an “explosion” in faith-based hatred with many women now afraid to conduct their daily lives, according to a new report which also warns of heightened racism following the vote on Brexit. Source: UK entering ‘unchartered territory’ … Continue reading

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Democracy and Class Struggle: Why the British said No to Europe by John Pilger

Source: Democracy and Class Struggle: Why the British said No to Europe by John Pilger

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Britain’s ‘Leave’ Voters Cleverly Deter Migrants By Destroying Economy

By The Shovel on June 25, 2016 Migration laws will no longer need to change under an independent Britain, because no-one will want to go there to work anyway. “That’s one less thing we’ll have to do,” a jubilant ‘Leave’ … Continue reading

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Nicola Sturgeon announces plans for second Scottish independence referendum after UK votes for Brexit | UK Politics | News | The Independent

It is “democratically unacceptable” that Scotland will be taken out of the EU against its will, Nicola Sturgeon has said, and a second independence referendum is “highly likely”. The First Minister said that the Scottish Government would commence preparations for … Continue reading

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Brexit vote met with celebrations from far-right groups across Europe | Europe | News | The Independent

Leaders of far-right and outsider parties across Europe have been celebrating Britain’s decision to leave the EU, with some demanding their own votes on whether to leave the bloc. Source: Brexit vote met with celebrations from far-right groups across Europe | … Continue reading

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Brexit: Bugger Britain – it’s the world that counts

If the Poms want to shoot themselves in their economic foot, I don’t care. But I do care about the isolationist small-mindedness that seems to have driven the Brexit vote. Source: Brexit: Bugger Britain – it’s the world that counts

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Brexit: UK’s richest lose more than $7b as markets tumble

The richest people in the UK lost big after the country stunned markets by voting to leave the EU. Source: Brexit: UK’s richest lose more than $7b as markets tumble

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Brexit vote: Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdom

Political and economic mayhem swept across the UK on Friday, as the Brexit vote brutally reconfigured the nation’s assumptions and prospects. Source: Brexit vote: Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdom

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John Oliver Slams “Absolutely Insane” Brexit Campaign | Mother Jones

“You would expect the Brexit camp to have some pretty solid arguments. Unfortunately, many of them are bullshit.” Source: John Oliver Slams “Absolutely Insane” Brexit Campaign | Mother Jones

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Britain’s Brexit Battle To Reverberate Around The World

Either way it goes, there’ll be repercussions. Source: Britain’s Brexit Battle To Reverberate Around The World

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Barack Obama’s intervention in EU referendum debate could be a game-changer | Voices | The Independent

Barack Obama’s intervention in the European Union referendum was more spectacular than many in the In campaign dared to hope for. They will now dare to dream that it might prove a game-changer in the tight referendum race. Source: Barack … Continue reading

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The Guardian view on a key week in the EU debate: Obama sends the right message | Editorial | Opinion | The Guardian

Editorial: The remain campaign has played two big cards this week. Britain’s debate about Europe is now much more serious than before Source: The Guardian view on a key week in the EU debate: Obama sends the right message | … Continue reading

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