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World War 2

UK growth upgraded but OECD warns of deepest economic scar in G7

The UK economy faces deeper economic scarring than other G7 economies because of the impact of Covid-19 and Brext despite being on track for its fastest growth since the second world war, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has predicted. In its latest economic outlook, the Paris-based thinktank…
bubmag
May 31, 2021
World War 2

Yitzhak Arad: Holocaust survivor and Yad Vashem chair

Dr Yitzhak Arad was the resistance fighter, historian and administrator who survived the Holocaust, fought the Nazi occupation of his home country and went on to take part in the founding of modern-day Israel. Arad, who has died aged 94, led Yad Vashem – the World Holocaust Remembrance Centre –…
bubmag
May 28, 2021
World War 2

Trudeau’s own MPs demand plan for Canada-U.S. border

“As you get into July 1, Canada Day, and July 4, Independence Day, then those target dates are real pressure points for wanting to be normalized,” Easter, who co-chairs the Canada–U.S. Inter-Parliamentary Group, said in an interview. “The heat’s on, and I think we absolutely must have a plan.” The…
bubmag
May 28, 2021