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European Jewish Association calls for ‘racist and humiliating’ gesture to be removed from online guide to Flemish signingAn organisation representing Jewish communities in...

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How the Guardian reported the creation of the first independent labour union in the Soviet blocOn 22 September 1980, Solidarity, the independent Polish...

Netherlands Christmas parade to replace blackface with ‘sooty faces’

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Polish ambassador urges Poles to ‘seriously consider’ leaving UK

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Documentary follows Pastafarians as they strain for recognition

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Chaotic scenes at House hearing as Corey Lewandowski refuses to answer questions – video

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Russia investigation pushed by ‘Trump haters’ to discredit 2016 win, says Corey Lewandowski – video

Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, has accused 'Trump haters' of creating a 'false narrative' about the president's connections with Russia in...

Prime minister makes a mockery of national leadership | Letters

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