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Richard Toye
Professor and Head of History at University of Exeter. Director .
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SouthallResists40 11h
On this day in 1979, a West London community resisted the National Front coming to their area. Injuries and arrests that day ran into the hundreds and one antifascist, Blair Peach, was killed by a blow to the head from the police.
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Third of people in England 'think Scots banknotes are fake' - aaaaaargh!
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Lessons Learned From Shark Tank on Writing Book Proposals
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Nicola James 💚🌹 Apr 19
is refusing to issue an invitation to to address the UK Parliament this summer. Bercow states that it’s an ‘earned honour’, not a right. An honour doesn’t deserve, citing ‘opposition to racism & sexism’. RT if you support Bercow’s decision.
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Richard Toye Apr 22
Scholars have discovered a lost manuscript by Michel Foucault on the governmentality of the strawberry industry. It’s called Discipline and Punnet.
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Churchill Archives Centre Apr 20
A more unusual sight on our archives shelves is a of Napoleon books. They belonged to Sir Winston Churchill, who actively collected publications on the French emperor, and were given to by his widow Clementine. (© )
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hhr.hypotheses.org Apr 18
New Online Atlas entry "Algeria, 1960: Decolonization and the Uses of Human Rights" by
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Yuexin Rachel Lin Apr 21
New blog post: In April 1918 a Chinese warship finally sets sail for Vladivostok. Another is en route to evacuate migrants, but problems with both ships drive accusations that China is losing out to Japan in defending its diaspora.
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Clive Peedell Apr 21
Message to Farage supporters spouting out their British exceptionalism: As a UK cancer specialist I can categorically state that advances in cancer treatment come from international collaboration. We improved radiotherapy services in Middlesbrough by visiting Dutch/German centres
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Mehdi Hasan Apr 21
Giuliani says Mueller ‘tried to frame’ Trump. Hold on, I thought Mueller provided him with a complete ‘exoneration’? These jokers can’t even get their story straight.
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birgit battmer-holz Apr 21
Militärputsch in Griechenland 1967: Als die Junta die Demokratie tötete - SPIEGEL ONLINE ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Dr Rachel Pistol Apr 20
Enjoyed the sunshine at Coryton Cove this afternoon
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Richard Toye Apr 20
Replying to @EllisMexes
If you win you get to eat the animal.
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Femi Apr 20
Prove we deserve to be members of the European Union.
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Rachel Clarke Apr 19
A third of 18-34 year olds aren’t registered to vote. You have until May 7th to register and vote in the European elections. Please, please make yourself heard 💥👊
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Bill Neely Apr 19
I’m stunned at how little coverage there is on , and other British media of the killing of a journalist, a British citizen, shot dead on a British street by a gunman attacking police. It was in Derry, not London. Metropolitan elite should be ashamed.
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Martin Shovel Apr 19
My cartoon - why does resisting global climate catastrophe have to be such an inconvenience?
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IDS UK Apr 19
is delighted to offer up to six scholarships to encourage high achieving scholars from the Global South to study for an IDS master’s degree commencing in 2019. Details: 👉 Apply by 30 April.
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PCH Salford Apr 18
1943: In Warsaw, , Nazi forces attempting to clear out the city’s Jewish ghetto are met by gunfire from Jewish resistance fighters, and the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising begins. 
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