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Old 27.05.2019, 09:15
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EU elections

What a weird election yesterday with a huge voter turnout and the result that the big parties have lost out. Winners were the greenies and the Right-wing populists.
That means we get a Europe ruled by eco-marxists and brownshirts.
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Old 27.05.2019, 09:34
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Re: EU erections

The Green wave is actually the big news from last night. People should be concerned as the Greens are often spoken about as having a higher cause, being neither left nor right. The reality is though that the vast majority are Marxists.
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Re: EU erections

maybe you should edit the title of this thread or start a new thread with that subject matter!!!
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What a weird election yesterday with a huge voter turnout and the result that the big parties have lost out. Winners were the greenies and the Right-wing populists.
That means we get a Europe ruled by eco-marxists and brownshirts.
Braunhemden/Brownshirts were part of the National Socialist German Workers' Party, i.e. political left, not political right.
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Old 27.05.2019, 10:00
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maybe you should edit the title of this thread or start a new thread with that subject matter!!!
Oops, a typo, just a Little typo.
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Old 27.05.2019, 10:13
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Braunhemden/Brownshirts were part of the National Socialist German Workers' Party, i.e. political left, not political right.
Noooot really, socialists sat to the left and the conservatives to the Right. The Goal of the NSDAP was to dismantle the parlement and install a dictatorship, which they did, so applying left or Right to the NSDAP doesn´t work. However in today´s Zeitgeist the use of the term "Brownshirts" as a collective noun is connected to the thuggish, conrete heads of the political Right.
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Old 27.05.2019, 10:29
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Braunhemden/Brownshirts were part of the National Socialist German Workers' Party, i.e. political left, not political right.
Und ein Zitronenfalter faltet Zitronen.
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Old 27.05.2019, 18:05
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What a weird election yesterday with a huge voter turnout and the result that the big parties have lost out. Winners were the greenies and the Right-wing populists.
That means we get a Europe ruled by eco-marxists and brownshirts.


Look at the numbers, ALDE is the big winner in the EP elections. And it puts Guy Verhofstadt in the position of king maker. Barnier's chances of becoming either president of the Council or the Commission just got better.

Bariner as President of the Council and Merkel as President of the Commission, now that would be amusing.....

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Re: EU elections

Just waiting for the date of the Greek GE to be announced to see if we need to adjust holiday plans. It's looking like it will be 30 June for the Greeks on EF.
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Old 27.05.2019, 19:07
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Just waiting for the date of the Greek GE to be announced to see if we need to adjust holiday plans. It's looking like it will be 30 June for the Greeks on EF.
Why should it make any difference to your holidays.
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Old 27.05.2019, 19:20
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Why should it make any difference to your holidays.
OH is Greek and there's some daft thing about Greeks having to vote in the place where their birth was registered, so all the ferries and domestic flights get booked solid. The mother-out-law's birthday was on the same day as the Greek referendum in 2015, so we had to delay the start of her party until everyone was back from Poros and the Peloponnese. It's her 90th this time and she'll be livid if it happens again, and dealing with yiayia in full flow is like battling a sack of cats.
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