Tag Archives: Barack Obama

ISIL will find no safe haven

The world may face an upcoming big counter-terrorism campaign to safeguard the democratic values of all our Western nations. In my previous post Not true or True Catholicism and True Islam I replied to those Americans who consider that IS, ISIS … Continue reading

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Americans honouring Labour Day when Wages are still putting someone below poverty level

President Barack Obama last Saturday in honour of Labour Day reminded workers across the country to not take hard-won labour rights for granted while again calling on republicans in Congress to join with democrats to raise the federal minimum wage … Continue reading

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Anniversary of the 19th Amendment still a long way to go

Today, on the anniversary of the 19th Amendment, we celebrate Women’s Equality Day. When we look at the work-market we can see that still a lot is not all-right. The day-to-day operations of too many businesses and institutions still don’t … Continue reading

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Blood soaking the water at democracy’s beachhead

In the several wars we have seen the last 100 years those who had to go to fight found in their co-soldiers not only necessary protective combatants but also comrades and friends. Lot of youngsters were called under subscription or … Continue reading

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Call to raise the wage

In several so called civilised countries we still may find people who have to work for wages which should put us to shame. Many people may look with Argus eyes to the New World where everything seems so much better … Continue reading

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Expanding opportunities for more American families

It is scandalous that in many so called ‘civilised countries’ people do have to work for just a few Euros, Dollars or Pounds. Wherever you look in Belgium at a construction site you shall see Polish workers, who have to … Continue reading

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Untoward stuff going on in American political world

Can you imagine that citizens could be against raising the minimum wage so hard-working people don’t have to live in poverty? No way there seem to say several in a land where they have found enough money and wealth to … Continue reading

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Preparing for an important election

Grassroots support can be the difference between winning and losing elections. This year Belgium shall have to encounter one of the most important elections in its short history. People shall have to bring out their vote for the way they … Continue reading

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Having to wear a coat inside the house against the cold, as a college graduate, is a sign for society

Republicans keep controlling  the House of Representatives and want to act negatively against anything Obama wants to do for the people of the United states of America. At last, we could say, some sense came into the heads of some … Continue reading

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Heengaan van een groot leider

Tijdens de afgelopen 10 dagen van rouw hebben meerdere wereldleiders hun  medeleven betuigd over diegene waarvan men zegt: ‘Hij behoort de eeuwigheid toe’ De Amerikaanse president Barack Obama noemde Mandela ‘een van de meest invloedrijke, moedigste, en waarlijk goede mensen … Continue reading

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