"For many of those on the fence, the problem with Scottish independence is that the SNP's vision of independence is the only game in town."
"China and Iran just inked a 25-year, game-changing strategic deal covering everything from oil sales, contract bids and massive upgrades to Iran’s anti-air capabilities as well as its domestic air force."
"One could say this is a just cause. However, is it so when fellow Cambridge academic Priyamvada Gopal has not only avoided being reprimanded by her university but instead defended by it for her own racially sensitive comments?"
"No one thinks all the problems the global financial crisis revealed have been healed."
“Under the Constitution, the Equal Protection Clause allows Idaho to recognize the physiological differences between the biological sexes in athletics,” Attorney General William Barr said. “Because of these differences, the Fairness Act’s limiting of certain athletic teams to biological females provides equal protection.”
"... unsocial sociability is a hypothesis that under circumstances that disrupt society through forces of antagonism, society reinforces itself to combat such pressures that threaten its existence."
"If the state forbids what God commands, or commands what God forbids, civil disobedience is a Christian duty ..."
"It certainly seems to be right out of the Unconventional Warfare insurgency manual."
"... central banks around the world stunned pundits by purchasing roughly 650 tons of bullion in both 2018 and 2019."
Act Two could be right around the corner.
"Official statistics released last week reveal that abortions in England and Wales in 2019 were recorded at 207,384 among residents – the highest number ever since abortion was legalised in 1968."
"Senior military officials of the two sides are currently meeting at the venue to defuse the situation."
"As the study on Robo-advisors proves, there is no “holy grail” of investing."
"Instead of throwing glass bottles containing urine and other bodily fluids, they began throwing glass bottles full of gasoline. They then lit and threw fireworks at us, trying to light us on fire."
"At least seven Minneapolis police officers have resigned from the department since widespread unrest began over the death of George Floyd last month, and more than half a dozen are in the process of leaving, according to department officials."