The US has warned that Russia has the soldiers in position to attack Ukraine “at any time,” and that American citizens should evacuate within the next 48 hours. The White House stated on Friday that an invasion may begin with … Continue reading US Warns of Imminent Russian Invasion of Ukraine
by Adam Bychawski openDemocracy NHS and social care workers in England will pay an estimated £390m extra to subsidise their own services when the National Insurance rise comes into effect in April, exclusive analysis by openDemocracy has revealed. Nurses will take … Continue reading Health and social care levy will cost NHS and care workers £390m
By Mathieu Boulègue Research Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme Chatham House What does Russia want? Fundamentally, the Russian leadership wants to subdue Ukraine once and for all. Russia is seeking to transform Ukraine into part of a buffer zone with … Continue reading Is a Russia and Ukraine war imminent?
We all hear similar sounds. .. but what do we listen to? A Masai community leader was invited to New York for a symposium.ln Times Square, amidst all the blaring of horns and bustle of humanity,he grabbed his host and said, “| hear a cricket!” He then slowly crossedthe street to where some shrubs were growing. He looked into the bushes,beneath the branches, and to his friend’s great amazement, there was asmall cricket. “That’s impossible!” exclaimed his friend. “You must have super-human hearing!” “Not quite,” said the Masai. “My ears are no differentfrom yours. ltjustdepends on what you’re listening for.” … Continue reading The Cricket in Times Square
Storm Dennis is occurring all of the UK today. Above is screen capture of the current warnings across the UK and also a screen capture of the current occurrence of Storm Dennis across of the UK The Army has been drafted in to help with the current flooding in parts of Yorkshire. Below is the advice provided by the Environment Agency if you are affected by flooding or severe weather. Click to access flood_warnings.pdf Continue reading Storm Dennis