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Issue No. 2224

‘Snow this week—no doubt they’ll blame global warming’
The Daily Express never misses an opportunity to mock climate change

‘Failed, utterly failed’
German chancellor Angela Merkel panders to racism by attacking multiculturalism in Germany

‘We kidded ourselves a while, we said: ‘They won’t stay, sometime they will be gone’, but this isn’t reality’
Angela Merkel complains about immigrants who make a life in Germany

‘Many will be driven out and away from jobs’
The housing charity Shelter on the impact of the Tories’ rent rises for council tenants

‘What’s happening in France is ridiculous. It’s a manipulation on the part of the unions’
French actor and winery owner Gerard Depardieu attacks the fight of workers and students to stop cuts

‘Socialist-style Obamanomics’
Tea Party maniac Sarah Palin on what she is fighting against

‘The state is essentially withdrawing from funding university teaching'
President of Universities UK Steve Smith warns that Tory cuts could close universities

‘Sir Christopher Gent, chairman of GlaxoSmithKline’
Chris Gent’s description on the 35 bosses’ letter backing the Tories. Until a few years ago he had another job—director of Lehman Brothers

‘Each country has to be able to make its appropriate contributions’
US secretary of state Hillary Clinton panics over possible defence spending cuts in Britain

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Tue 19 Oct 2010, 18:53 BST
Issue No. 2224
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