"The colour of mourning"
Denmark will wear shirts at the World Cup that criticise the human rights record of host nation Qatar, with a black option unveiled to honour migrant workers who died during construction work for the tournament.
What he meant to say was, that he refused to rule out Russian sabotage as a potential cause.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov refused to rule out "sabotage" as a potential cause. https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2022/09/27/kremlin-says-extremely-concerned-by-nord-stream-damage-a78907
Just when you thought no other European country would vote in a worse government than UK's, Italy said hold my beer.....
Putin grants Russian citizenship to U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden.
A not-so-good-morning for the GBP and UK Bonds.
UK bond prices collapse after sterling hits record low.
#AKWs einschalten, weil der Strom knapp ist. #Kohle wieder verbrennen, weil der Strom knapp ist und auch ordentlich noch #Gas in die #Kraftwerke, weil der Strom knapp ist. Und #Windparks ausstellen- damit der Strom knapp bleibt. Lieber #Stromkunde: Sie werden verarscht und wir auch.
Strom wird knapp gehalten!
How many of these affluent & educated Russian men spoke up against the war?
How many would have been dancing in the streets had Russia won its blitzkrieg?
Now the war hits home, & suddenly refuge in the EU is all dandy?
Stay home & fight Putin, cowards! https://www.huffpost.com/entry/russian-men-join-exodus-fearing-call-up-to-fight-in-ukraine_n_632e6e68e4b01804e08e4884?utm_campaign=share_twitter&ncid=engmodushpmg00000004
UK’s Biggest Tax Cuts Since 1972 Trigger Crash in Pound, Bonds.
Package costing £161 billion is aimed at stimulating economy.
Economists say measures will add to inflation and debt.
Larry Summers Warns Pound May Tumble Past $1 on ‘Naive’ UK Policies.
Worth repeating. Take all the tax changes coming in over next few years and:
If your income is < £155k, you lose
If your income is > £155k you win
If your income > £1m you gain more than £40,000 https://twitter.com/PJTheEconomist/status/1573302375703609347
With various instances it can be hard to find new people on here, even if you hunt, so I think #followfriday really works here, better than it did on the bird site. @FediFollows sometimes suggests them
But why not use the tag to tell us some people you like to follow.
Don't worry about missing people out. It's not about naming everyone. Just a couple a week #ff
Denmark offers ‘loss and damage’ funding to poorer countries for climate breakdown.
Denmark ‘gets ball rolling’ at UN ahead of protests as poor nations call for greater collective commitment.
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing”