"They can try to change history, but they can’t." Ferdinand Marcos put the Philippines under military rule 50 years ago this week. With his son now in power, those who lived through those dark days don't want their stories to be lost.
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Today in Tehran, schoolgirls remove their headscarves, trample and tear apart the photo of the Islamic Republic’s leaders, and chant in solidarity: “Don't be afraid, don't be afraid, We are all together.” #MahsaAmini #مهسا_امینی #IranProtests2022
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
Useful list of pro-Putin arguments being made by the American Right - fascinating how many can be heard elsewhere too
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’.
Some Republicans are throwing their support behind Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker, following a report alleging he paid for a woman’s abortion in 2009. @costareports breaks down how “family dynamics” and social media could affect Walker’s campaign.