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“‘EU elites make peasants vote until they get it right’ – Bolton lectures in Britain”

“US National Security Advisor John Bolton is in the UK promising London trade deals after Brexit and throwing jabs at EU, arguing that European ‘elites’ treat voters as ‘peasants’ – the comment didn’t go over well on the continent… “The … Continue reading

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“The average American works more hours than a medieval peasant”

“Research from Juliet Schor, currently a Professor of Sociology at Boston College, from her text The Overworked American: The Unexpected Decline of Leisure… The average American worker in 1987 was working about 1,949 hours annually, while an adult male peasant in 13th-century … Continue reading

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