This was going to be President Raisi’s first ever interview on US soil, during his visit to NY for UNGA. After weeks of planning and eight hours of setting up translation equipment, lights and cameras, we were ready. But no sign of President Raisi. 2/7
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You’ll have seen a lot of charts in the past few weeks. But this one REALLY matters. The mortgage burden - the % we spend on our repayments - is heading for the highest level since the late 80s. Last time it hit these levels it preceded the biggest housing crash in modern history
Suella Braverman says sending asylum seekers to Rwanda before Christmas would be her ‘dream’ - closely followed by ‘drowning kittens in a river’ and ‘pushing an orphan off a cliff’.
russia wages war not only against Ukraine. It's putin's war against European core values. It's time to put an end to russian propaganda, attacking the EU and it's unity. Please never follow the lines and narratives of pro-russian politicians!
Useful list of pro-Putin arguments being made by the American Right - fascinating how many can be heard elsewhere too
A Swedish member of the European Parliament lopped off her hair during a speech in the EU assembly in solidarity with anti-government demonstrations in Iran ignited by the death of Mahsa Amini in the custody of the country's morality police