Black Wednesday

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Black Wednesday

September 16, 1992. The day that investor George Soros short sold more than $10 billion worth of British pounds, which forced the Bank of England to withdraw from the European Exchange Rate Mechanism and to devalue the pound. He is a noted critic of unfettered free enterprise and believes that reflexivity can change the fundamentals of an economy.
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She has has launched a movement called "White Wednesday", a popular online platform in which activists and females living inside Iran share visuals of themselves walking in public without wearing a headscarf, expressing opposition to wearing a mandatory headscarf, and discussing their hopes for women's rights.
5 Some call it Black Wednesday and some call it White Wednesday. But in which year did Britain withdraw from the European Exchange Mechanism?
The situation was embarrassing and not very pleasant for a few weeks and was known as Black Wednesday, but the UK economy soon recovered and went from strength to strength and Black Wednesday became known as White Wednesday.
Some stores, such as Backcountry Gear, which is promoting a "White Wednesday" sale, no longer wait until Friday to start their sale.
Let's hope that will be a White Wednesday, not Orange.
Dear Editor, -I am writing following Andrew Taylor' s letter (Post, Feb 26) which highlighted the plight of so many people trying to return home on that frozen 'white Wednesday' evening.
It was in Alinejad's "White Wednesday" protests that Movahed was reportedly participating when she was arrested on Dec.
"I wanted to support the movement White Wednesday. This is a march for every woman everywhere."
The last time banks piled billions into propping up a dodgy currency was on Black Wednesday (or White Wednesday, depending on your point of view) and it didn't work.
She appeared to be joining the "White Wednesday" campaign that Masih Alinejad, an expat woman who has long campaigned against mandatory headscarves, launched last summer to try to get Iranian women to waive white headscarves on Wednesdays.
7pm, match B: Ken Doherty v Jimmy White Wednesday, 25 September: 2pm match C, Matthew Stevens v Paul Hunter.
Black Wednesday, or White Wednesday as the Eurosceptics would have it, was triggered by a number of 'events'; the Danes voting against closer integration, the weakness of the German economy in the aftermath of unification and the rigidities of the ERM.