Wrinkly. Brit. Ex-pat for more years than I want to remember. Human rights activist. Socialist. Translator and legal adviser for asylum seekers.
Apart from the 1st.being British English and the 2nd. used more in the US of A.5 AnswersWords & Wordplay3 years ago
Merriam-Webster definition: believing that government should be active in supporting social and political change : relating to or supporting political liberalism.
Nothing about 'communism', but close to 'socialism'. What?! That has to go!16 AnswersPolitics3 years ago
Hey, you guys, the US can't do this alone. It's time other countries joined us in the fight against climate change.12 AnswersPolitics3 years ago
Calcutta/ Kolkata, Bombay/Mumbai, Madras/Chennai (!), Canton/Guandong, and Kowloon - presumably Gau lung (which means Nine Dragons).17 AnswersHistory3 years ago
Does this indicate that most people visit the site during working hours?8 AnswersPolls & Surveys3 years ago
Does Potus not know it was also signed by UK, France, China, Russia and Germany?3 AnswersMilitary3 years ago
Scaramouche, Italian Scaramuccia, stock character of the Italian theatrical form known as the commedia dell’arte; an unscrupulous and unreliable servant. His affinity for intrigue often landed him in difficult situations.3 AnswersOther - Politics & Government3 years ago
How long before the Sultan of Turkey insists that those living in the east of the country be referred to as 'mountain' Turks?
And that the language they speak is a primitive form of Turkish!4 AnswersOther - Politics & Government3 years ago
It appears to mean that the US will drag the UK into war with any country the present POTUS decides to attack.7 AnswersPolitics3 years ago
How can someone state that there was nothing before the big bang which was apparently 13.81 billion years ago.?
Now, the question which should never be asked: What caused the big bang?
Believing in the Big Bang is like believing in God and being challenged to explain where God came from.21 AnswersReligion & Spirituality3 years ago