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No man is an island entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main; if a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if a promontory were, as well as any manner of thy friends or of thine own were; any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind. And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee. | John Donne

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49% of voters believe Kremlin interfered in Brexit referendum | World news | The Guardian Scottish Referendum, Scottish Independence, Eu Referendum, Shattered Dreams, People Online, Left Wing, Countries Around The World, Small Island, Lets Celebrate

49% of voters believe Kremlin interfered in Brexit referendum

Opinium poll for the Observer also reveals 47% of public think Putin’s government affected UK’s 2019 general election

Standing in for Keir Starmer, the ex-Labour leader demolished Johnson’s rambling defence of his internal market bill Ed Miliband, Best Speeches, Send In The Clowns, Boris Johnson, Northern Ireland, The Guardian, Knowledge, Challenges

'He doesn't know his stuff': Ed Miliband challenges Johnson on internal market bill

Standing in for Keir Starmer, the ex-Labour leader demolished Johnson’s rambling defence of his internal market bill

Memo warns of ‘critical gaps’ in new IT systems – with just four months to go to end of transition Auld Lang Syne, Send In The Clowns, Labour Party, David Cameron, Theresa May, Small Island, The Republic, Plans, Continents

Brexit border trade plans for 1 January are ‘unmanageable’, leaked government document admits

Memo warns of ‘critical gaps’ in new IT systems – with just four months to go to end of transition

Brenda the Civil Disobedience Penguin asks: what will you give up to save the planet? Dog Shop, Civil Disobedience, Culture War, Many Men, Cartoon Dog, Cartoon Characters, Down South, Save The Planet, The Guardian

Your T-Abbott BrexiTradebot 1000 can expound at length on any subject | First Dog on the Moon

Are we really sure we want him in trade negotiations? He wasn’t a very successful prime minister. And he is extremely weird

US chickens 'literally sitting in each other's waste' says RSPCA | Environment | The Guardian Us Department Of Agriculture, Laying Hens, Beef Cattle, Pig Farming, Food System, Sustainable Food, Large Animals, Organic Farming, Animal Welfare

US chickens 'literally sitting in each other's waste' says RSPCA

Chlorination of hens and use of pig sow stalls among US-UK disparities highlighted by charity ahead of post-Brexit trade talks

Philip Pullman says 'UK is done for' in scathing attack on Boris Johnson and Brexit Bullingdon Club, John Donne, Voting System, Philip Pullman, His Dark Materials, Boris Johnson, Small Island, The Past, Politics

Philip Pullman says 'UK is done for' in scathing attack on Boris Johnson and Brexit

Award-winning author Philip Pullman has had his say on Brexit and the current state of British politics claiming that the UK is "done for as a nation". Speaking to PA News Agency Pullman, who has vocal in his criticism of the government in the past, lashed out at the likes of Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings and feels that the coronavirus lockdown has further exposed just

Thousands of Britons living in EU told their UK bank accounts will be closed | Banks and building societies | The Guardian Uk Pension, Banks Logo, Operating Model, International Bank, Building Society, Direct Debit, Retail Customer

Thousands of Britons living in EU told their UK bank accounts will be closed

Lloyds and Barclays among banks taking action due to lack of post-Brexit trade deal

BHP forms heritage body after being given permission to destroy at least 40 Aboriginal sites | BHP | The Guardian Aboriginal People, Fight For Us, State Government, The Guardian, At Least, Small Island, River, Western Australia, Yule

BHP forms heritage body after being given permission to destroy at least 40 Aboriginal sites

Heritage advisory council with Banjima native title holders will inform design of $4.5bn South Flank iron ore mining operation

For the refugees Australia imprisons, music is liberation, life and defiance | Australian immigration and asylum | The Guardian Winter In Australia, Australia Immigration, University Of Sydney, Small Acts Of Kindness, Wanting To Be Alone, Award Winning Books, Rock Songs, What The World, Look In The Mirror

For the refugees Australia imprisons, music is liberation, life and defiance | Behrouz Boochani

Playing music in detention is possibly the most radical act against the violence of the prison and the system as a whole

Gary Lineker due to welcome refugee to live with him 'within weeks' | UK news | The Guardian Refugees And Asylum Seekers, Match Of The Day, Uk News, Small Island, Tottenham Hotspur, Surrey, The Guardian, Celebrity News, Growing Up

Gary Lineker due to welcome refugee to live with him 'within weeks'

Match of the Day host offers room in his Surrey mansion via charity Refugees at Home

Woman in 'extreme poverty' found dead next to crying baby in Glasgow | Glasgow | The Guardian Glasgow City Centre, Glasgow Uk, Funeral Costs, One Year Old Baby, Uk News, News Blog, Mother And Baby, Her Smile, African Women

Woman in 'extreme poverty' found dead next to crying baby in Glasgow

Mercy Baguma, an asylum seeker from Uganda, was left destitute after leave to remain expired

Firm linked to Gove and Cummings hired to work with Ofqual on A-levels | Education | The Guardian A Level Results, Further Education, Research Companies, Right To Choose, Send In The Clowns, Senior Advisor, Corona

Firm linked to Gove and Cummings hired to work with Ofqual on A-levels

Exclusive: Public First was given communications contract without competitive tender

Liz Truss meetings with hard-Brexit group deleted from public register | Brexit | The Guardian Uk Trade, Tory Party, Free Market, The Guardian, Public, Politics, Meet, Group, Small Island

Liz Truss meetings with hard-Brexit group deleted from public register

Trade secretary held talks with Institute for Economic Affairs that were on transparency register until being reclassified as personal

Brexit backers Tate & Lyle set to gain £73m from end of EU trade tariffs | Tate and Lyle | The Guardian Sugar Industry, Sugar Storage, Shattered Dreams, The Future Of Us, Small Island, East London, The Guardian, About Uk

Brexit backers Tate & Lyle set to gain £73m from end of EU trade tariffs

Greenpeace investigators say the firm, which also donated to the Conservatives, will be sole beneficiary of rule changes on importing raw cane sugar

Why The NRL Indigenous Round Is A Celebration Of Blak Excellence Cloudy Headlights, Survival Day, Newcastle Knights, Car Fabric, The Clumps, Plastic Grocery Bags, Clean Your Car, Just A Game, Upholstery Cleaner

Why Celebrating Culture Through Sport Has The Power To Drive Change

This weekend marks the 2020 Indigenous Round in the NRL. To some, it's just another game, to Indigenous people, it can mean so much more.