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Daily Record
Nicola Sturgeon plans to 'lovebomb' No voters to win second indy refindependence is inevitable.” The Better Together referendum campaign starred L
Nicola Sturgeon plans to 'lovebomb' No voters to win second indy ref
Daily Record / Posted 3 hours ago
independence is inevitable.” The Better Together referendum campaign starred Labour veterans such as Alistair Darling, Gordon Brown and Jim Murphy. But the No side will now be led by Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson and Scottish Labour... Read more
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heraldscotland
Analysis: the second independence referendumin 2014. However while some Labour figures, such as former First Minister Henr
Analysis: the second independence referendum
heraldscotland / Posted 8 hours ago
in 2014. However while some Labour figures, such as former First Minister Henry McLeish, may well approve, others, notably Gordon Brown, are likely to demand an inflexible Unionist line. Equally fascinating is how the Tories play Indyref2. Ruth... Read more
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International Business Times
Jeremy Corbyn: I'm not scared to talk about immigration – it has enriched our country, culture and communities on local services, such as schools, GPs surgeries and housing, in areas of high
Jeremy Corbyn: I'm not scared to talk about immigration – it has enriched our country, culture and communities
International Business Times / Posted 20 hours ago
on local services, such as schools, GPs surgeries and housing, in areas of high migration. That fund was established by Gordon Brown in 2008, but was abolished by David Cameron in 2010. We recognised that there can be tensions in the jobs... Read more
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chroniclelive
Brexit: The week that changed the political landscape of Britain foreverwas also on the campaign trail. Jeremy Corbyn said the NHS would be under thre
Brexit: The week that changed the political landscape of Britain forever
chroniclelive / Posted 21 hours ago
was also on the campaign trail. Jeremy Corbyn said the NHS would be under threat if we left, while former Labour leader Gordon Brown also called for a Remain vote. And Lib Dem leader Tim Farron was joined by his predecessor Paddy Ashdown to... Read more
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International Business Times
Clement Freud could be the 'new Jimmy Savile' as 'many, many' more victims come forward of the psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud and brother of artist Lucian Freud, was desc
Clement Freud could be the 'new Jimmy Savile' as 'many, many' more victims come forward
International Business Times / Posted 22 hours ago
of the psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud and brother of artist Lucian Freud, was described as a "national treasure" by former PM Gordon Brown before these allegations were made public. Freud died in 2009, aged 84, and he was known to millions as a chef,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Richard Kay: The winners and losers of the EU referendumemoticon. Gillian Duffy: It's taken six years, but the plain-speaking Rochdale
Richard Kay: The winners and losers of the EU referendum
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
emoticon. Gillian Duffy: It's taken six years, but the plain-speaking Rochdale pensioner, famously branded a bigot by Gordon Brown after challenging him on immigration during the 2010 election campaign, has finally been vindicated. In her... Read more
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Times of Malta
The summer solsticeeither way. Shall the UK rise to the occasion and transform this particular mom
The summer solstice
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
either way. Shall the UK rise to the occasion and transform this particular moment in European history to lead or leave? Gordon Brown could not have put it on a better tone. No argument of the leave campaign will ever persuade that should Brexit... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
EU REFERENDUM REACTION: Divided Labour counts the cost of failing to get across their message‘Remain’ vote did not come out, the working class, Labour ‘Leavers’ did in thei
EU REFERENDUM REACTION: Divided Labour counts the cost of failing to get across their message
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
‘Remain’ vote did not come out, the working class, Labour ‘Leavers’ did in their droves. If the party under Tony Blair, Gordon Brown and Ed Miliband had lost touch with their natural supporters, Mr Corbyn’s new ’Red Dawn’ does not seem to have... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'Why should I do the hard ----?' David Cameron 'told aides he would rather quit than do all the work for his successor'a “no” vote. The next stage of the withdrawal process will be triggering Artic
'Why should I do the hard ----?' David Cameron 'told aides he would rather quit than do all the work for his successor'
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
a “no” vote. The next stage of the withdrawal process will be triggering Article 50 of the 2007 Lisbon Treaty, signed by Gordon Brown, under which the Government must notify the remaining member states of the EU of its intention to leave the... Read more
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heraldscotland
The highs and lows of Project Fear versus Project Haterights by voting Remain. As if by magic, Mr Cameron suddenly disappeared from
The highs and lows of Project Fear versus Project Hate
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
rights by voting Remain. As if by magic, Mr Cameron suddenly disappeared from the media spotlight to be replaced by Gordon Brown. Shades of Scotland? The former premier gave a keynote speech in Leicester, reinforcing the Labour themes. It... Read more
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Daily Star
Donald Trump met with Mexican wall after landing in UKSchofield over Donald Trump reference Samuel L Jackson blanks This Morning's P
Donald Trump met with Mexican wall after landing in UK
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
Schofield over Donald Trump reference Samuel L Jackson blanks This Morning's Philip Schofield over Donald Trump reference Gordon Brown mocks the Leave campaign and Donald Trump Gordon Brown has delivered a keynote speech on Britain's role in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
If you are angry and heart-broken over Brexit then join the Lib DemsPrime Minister David Cameron and Leader of the Liberal Democrats Tim Farron lis
If you are angry and heart-broken over Brexit then join the Lib Dems
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister David Cameron and Leader of the Liberal Democrats Tim Farron listen to Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown speaking before David Cameron addresses students and pro-EU 'Vote Remain' supporters during his final campaign... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The EU referendum shows that Labour are in just as much trouble as Jeremy Corbynmajority of them working class, between Tony Blair’s first election in 1997 and
The EU referendum shows that Labour are in just as much trouble as Jeremy Corbyn
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
majority of them working class, between Tony Blair’s first election in 1997 and last in 2005 then another one million under Gordon Brown. Ed Miliband recovered a small proportion at last year’s General Election when it finished with 9m... Read more
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express
Cameron now finds himself joining the ranks of Tory PMs brought down by Europewith five years of stable government that was urgently needed to address the di
Cameron now finds himself joining the ranks of Tory PMs brought down by Europe
express / Posted yesterday
with five years of stable government that was urgently needed to address the disastrous economic mess inherited from Gordon Brown. The Lib-Con administration may have been unloved by many in either party yet pushed through substantial... Read more
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The New Statesman
18 people to blame for Brexit– we wouldn't be in this mess. Thanks, Ed. Thanks for everything you did for us
18 people to blame for Brexit
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
– we wouldn't be in this mess. Thanks, Ed. Thanks for everything you did for us. Blame-o-meter rating: 6/10. Mind you, if Gordon Brown hadn't got cold feet about calling an early election in 2007, the last nine years of British political history... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The post-Brexit landscape: who can keep it all from falling apart?newcomers. If Cameron’s strategic error was to concede a risky referendum, the
The post-Brexit landscape: who can keep it all from falling apart?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
newcomers. If Cameron’s strategic error was to concede a risky referendum, the last Labour government led by Tony Blair and Gordon Brown made a grievous one too. It failed to impose transitional restrictions on the “Polish Plumber” as France and... Read more
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Express and Star
EU Referendum: MPs complain Labour is 'out of touch' « Express & Star"I think it is more likely than not that the incoming prime minster will want t
EU Referendum: MPs complain Labour is 'out of touch' « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
"I think it is more likely than not that the incoming prime minster will want to get his or her own mandate. It is what Gordon Brown didn't do when he succeeded Tony Blair and I think there is a lesson there to be learnt. "And I would not be at... Read more
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DW
Race for the Tory leadership: Who will fill Dave's shoes? |however, with odds still sitting at 12/1. Following the discontent over the 20
Race for the Tory leadership: Who will fill Dave's shoes? |
DW / Posted yesterday
however, with odds still sitting at 12/1. Following the discontent over the 2007 change in leadership from Tony Blair to Gordon Brown, it remains possible, however, that the UK will hold an early election, giving the public the opportunity to... Read more
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walesonline
Live updates as future of the UK thrown into turmoil after Brexit“I think it is more likely than not that the incoming prime minster will want t
Live updates as future of the UK thrown into turmoil after Brexit
walesonline / Posted yesterday
“I think it is more likely than not that the incoming prime minster will want to get his or her own mandate. It is what Gordon Brown didn’t do when he succeeded Tony Blair and I think there is a lesson there to be learnt. “And I would not be at... Read more
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CBC.ca
Britain needs 'fresh leadership' after EU referendum, David Cameron saysthe bloc guarantees free movement among member states. Cameron was elected par
Britain needs 'fresh leadership' after EU referendum, David Cameron says
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
the bloc guarantees free movement among member states. Cameron was elected party leader in October 2005 and succeeded Gordon Brown as Prime Minister in spring 2010. He won re-election in May 2015. In his speech Friday, Cameron touted his... Read more
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The New Statesman
The EU referendum liveblog: David Cameron resigns as prime minister after Leave clinches victorywith it." He attacked Tory MPs for "cheaply deriding" the EU for a quick headl
The EU referendum liveblog: David Cameron resigns as prime minister after Leave clinches victory
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
with it." He attacked Tory MPs for "cheaply deriding" the EU for a quick headline. And while he praised former Labour PM Gordon Brown, he accused Jeremy Corbyn of "utter spinelessness" for not getting involved in the campaign: "I think he has let... Read more
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birminghammail
EU Live: Bham votes LEAVE as pound falls to three decade lowis would remain as leader until 2020 - the next scheduled general election. Fo
EU Live: Bham votes LEAVE as pound falls to three decade low
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
is would remain as leader until 2020 - the next scheduled general election. Former PM’s James Callaghan, John Major and Gordon Brown came into the post in the same fashion. Should the ruling Conservative Party offer a vote of no confidence the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
David Cameron announces he is to resign as Prime Ministerfeel honoured to have served it and I will do everything I can in the future to
David Cameron announces he is to resign as Prime Minister
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
feel honoured to have served it and I will do everything I can in the future to help this great country succeed.” His resignation will see an end to the Conservative leader’s time in office, six years after he replaced Labour’s Gordon Brown in 2... Read more
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express
In aftermath of EU referendum, ONS stats prove that Britain is desperately overcrowded335,600 in one year. It means the population has gone up by almost five millio
In aftermath of EU referendum, ONS stats prove that Britain is desperately overcrowded
express / Posted 2 days ago
335,600 in one year. It means the population has gone up by almost five million in 10 years – four years of Tony Blair and Gordon Brown opening the floodgates and six years of David Cameron failing to shut them. Cameron’s flagship policy in 2010... Read more
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chroniclelive
How long will it take to leave the EU following Friday's historic result?to deter any other EU member states from following in Britain’s example. Geoff
How long will it take to leave the EU following Friday's historic result?
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
to deter any other EU member states from following in Britain’s example. Geoff Caddick/PA WireFormer prime minister Gordon Brown takes part in a Britain Stronger In Europe rally in Birmingham ahead of the EU referendum What major changes... Read more
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Aljazeera
Brexit: Britain votes to leave EU in historic divorceJune the 23rd go down in history as our Independence Day." Farage went on to a
Brexit: Britain votes to leave EU in historic divorce
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
June the 23rd go down in history as our Independence Day." Farage went on to accuse Cameron and former prime ministers Gordon Brown and Tony Blair of "irresponsible, open-door mass-immigration that has damaged the quality of life of ordinary,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
EU referendum results live: Brexit wins as Britain votes to leave European Unionof politicians to not confront the issues continually raised on the doorsteps.
EU referendum results live: Brexit wins as Britain votes to leave European Union
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of politicians to not confront the issues continually raised on the doorsteps. Ed Miliband would not address immigration, Gordon Brown when he was Prime Minister was told not to talk about immigration, you can't keep doing that and expect the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
COMMENT: Labour vote falls apart as East Lancashire and UK vote to leave EUremain vote did not come out, the working class, Labour voting ‘Leavers’ did in
COMMENT: Labour vote falls apart as East Lancashire and UK vote to leave EU
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
remain vote did not come out, the working class, Labour voting ‘Leavers’ did in their droves. If Labour under Tony Blair, Gordon Brown, and Ed Miliband had lost touch with their natural supporters, Mr Corbyn’s new ’Red Dawn’ does not seem to a... Read more
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Aljazeera
Brexit more likely, Leave edges ahead in UK referendumdown in history as our Independence Day." Farage went on to accuse Prime Minis
Brexit more likely, Leave edges ahead in UK referendum
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
down in history as our Independence Day." Farage went on to accuse Prime Minister David Cameron and former prime ministers Gordon Brown and Tony Blair of "irresponsible, open-door mass-immigration that has damaged the quality of life of ordinary,... Read more
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heraldscotland
EU referendum: Labour’s campaign saw fur coats and fur flyingJohnson to his face “get that lie off your bus” over Leave's NHS claims. Also
EU referendum: Labour’s campaign saw fur coats and fur flying
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Johnson to his face “get that lie off your bus” over Leave's NHS claims. Also making his mark was former Prime Minister Gordon Brown, credited by some as the man who kept Scotland in the UK two years ago. Although the number of Labour MPs who... Read more
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heraldscotland
Labour's EU campaign: Fur coats and fur flyingJohnson to his face “get that lie off your bus” over Leave's NHS claims. Also
Labour's EU campaign: Fur coats and fur flying
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Johnson to his face “get that lie off your bus” over Leave's NHS claims. Also making his mark was former Prime Minister Gordon Brown, credited by some as the man who kept Scotland in the UK two years ago. Although the number of Labour MPs who... Read more
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The New Statesman
Divided Britain: how the EU referendum exposed Britain’s new culture waras the election of the Greens’ first MP on the back of progressive disillusionm
Divided Britain: how the EU referendum exposed Britain’s new culture war
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
as the election of the Greens’ first MP on the back of progressive disillusionment with the governments of Tony Blair and Gordon Brown. In office, both Blair and Brown calculated, wrongly, that Labour’s core vote had “nowhere else to go”. In... Read more
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birminghammail
EU referendum LIVE: UK goes to the polls to vote Remain or Leavefuture inspired him to back the Remain bid. Speaking alongside fellow Remain c
EU referendum LIVE: UK goes to the polls to vote Remain or Leave
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
future inspired him to back the Remain bid. Speaking alongside fellow Remain campaigners including former Labour PM Gordon Brown at University of Birmingham, he said Four years ago there were 4,000 employees, now there are 14,000 and JLR is... Read more
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birminghammail
EU referendum LIVE: UK goes to the polls to vote Remain or Leavefuture inspired him to back the Remain bid. Speaking alongside fellow Remain c
EU referendum LIVE: UK goes to the polls to vote Remain or Leave
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
future inspired him to back the Remain bid. Speaking alongside fellow Remain campaigners including former Labour PM Gordon Brown at University of Birmingham, he said Four years ago there were 4,000 employees, now there are 14,000 and JLR is... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
After poisonous campaign, British vote on EU ties shapes up as cliffhangercalled Johnson and Gove, both fellow Conservatives, “grave diggers of our prosp
After poisonous campaign, British vote on EU ties shapes up as cliffhanger
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
called Johnson and Gove, both fellow Conservatives, “grave diggers of our prosperity.” Another former prime minister, Gordon Brown, decried the overall tone of a debate that has been marked by xenophobia and nativism. “This is not the Britain... Read more
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New Kerala
Brexit: UK votes on historic "Leave" or "Remain" EU membership, Cameron urges voters to reject leave campaign - newkerala.com #80736will impact the global economy in a big way. According to a report in The Guar
Brexit: UK votes on historic "Leave" or "Remain" EU membership, Cameron urges voters to reject leave campaign - newkerala.com #80736
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
will impact the global economy in a big way. According to a report in The Guardian, Cameron by the former prime ministers Gordon Brown and Sir John Major, the Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron, and the Green MP Caroline Lucas, in a final display... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Brexit vote: 5 key players who used campaign to further political ambitionsmost notably London mayor Sadiq Khan. Other notables: Remain: George Osborne,
Brexit vote: 5 key players who used campaign to further political ambitions
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
most notably London mayor Sadiq Khan. Other notables: Remain: George Osborne, John Major, Tony Blair, Theresa May, Gordon Brown, Sajid Javid, David Beckham, Karan Bilimoria, Keith Vaz. Leave: Iain Duncan-Smith, Chris Grayling, Bob... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Brits hear final EU appealsa show of political unity Wednesday evening at the University of Birmingham, Ca
Brits hear final EU appeals
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
a show of political unity Wednesday evening at the University of Birmingham, Cameron rallied with his predecessor, Labor's Gordon Brown. Cameron, a Conservative, urged undecided voters to "put jobs first, put the economy first, put your children's... Read more
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Evening Standard
What time will the EU referendum results be announced?the group's headquarters in London Stefan Rousseau/Getty Images Prime Ministe
What time will the EU referendum results be announced?
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
the group's headquarters in London Stefan Rousseau/Getty Images Prime Minister David Cameron appeared with former rival Gordon Brown up and down the country in a number of impassioned speeches, urging Brits to vote to remain in the... Read more
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chroniclelive
How long would it take to leave the EU if we vote for a Brexit?to deter any other EU member states from following in Britain’s example. Geoff
How long would it take to leave the EU if we vote for a Brexit?
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
to deter any other EU member states from following in Britain’s example. Geoff Caddick/PA WireFormer prime minister Gordon Brown takes part in a Britain Stronger In Europe rally in Birmingham ahead of the EU referendum What major changes... Read more
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New Kerala
EU referendum voting begins in UK - newkerala.com #80667decision will also read as a referendum on his premiership. Last night, he was
EU referendum voting begins in UK - newkerala.com #80667
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
decision will also read as a referendum on his premiership. Last night, he was joined by former prime ministers Gordon Brown and Sir John Major, the Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron, and the Green MP Caroline Lucas, at events in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Brexit: EU referendum voting gets underway in UKdecision will also read as a referendum on his premiership. Last night, he was
Brexit: EU referendum voting gets underway in UK
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
decision will also read as a referendum on his premiership. Last night, he was joined by former prime ministers Gordon Brown and Sir John Major, the Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron, and the Green MP Caroline Lucas, at events in... Read more
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heraldscotland
EU vote 'too close to call' as opinion polls place Remain and Leave neck and neckleaders from all parties, former prime ministers, as well as experts and campai
EU vote 'too close to call' as opinion polls place Remain and Leave neck and neck
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
leaders from all parties, former prime ministers, as well as experts and campaigners from every sector and walk of life. Gordon Brown said if Britain wanted more, better-paid jobs and protection of workers’ rights, then “there is no road to the... Read more
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ITV.com
David Cameron in last-ditch appeal for Britain to RemainDavid Cameron toured the UK alongside former Prime Ministers Gordon Brown and J
David Cameron in last-ditch appeal for Britain to Remain
ITV.com / Posted 3 days ago
David Cameron toured the UK alongside former Prime Ministers Gordon Brown and John Major on Wednesday, on a final day of campaigning for Britain to Remain in the EU. Mr Cameron said he thought his campaign was "very strong", but when questioned on... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 23United Kingdom, and underwent chemical castration as an alternative to prison.
June 23
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
United Kingdom, and underwent chemical castration as an alternative to prison. In September 2009, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown made an official public apology on behalf of the government for Turing's treatment and Queen Elizabeth II... Read more
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International Business Times
EU referendum: Final polls show support for Leave and Remain is evenly split of campaigning, David Cameron went around the country to make the case for Rema
EU referendum: Final polls show support for Leave and Remain is evenly split
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
of campaigning, David Cameron went around the country to make the case for Remain, and was joined by former prime ministers Gordon Brown, John Major and the Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron and Green MP Caroline Lucas to show off cross-party... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Recap the final day of campaigning in the EU referendum in fullto vote Remain in the referendum as our EU future hung in the balance. With th
Recap the final day of campaigning in the EU referendum in full
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
to vote Remain in the referendum as our EU future hung in the balance. With the polls dramatically close, David Cameron, Gordon Brown, Tony Blair and Sir John Major warned quitting would mean taking a leap into the unknown that could have dire... Read more
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heraldscotland
Too close to call: opinion polls place Remain and Leave neck and neck on historic day for Britain's futureleaders from all parties, former prime ministers, as well as experts and campai
Too close to call: opinion polls place Remain and Leave neck and neck on historic day for Britain's future
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
leaders from all parties, former prime ministers, as well as experts and campaigners from every sector and walk of life. Gordon Brown said if Britain wanted more, better-paid jobs and protection of workers’ rights, then “there is no road to the... Read more
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Channel 4 News
The EU referendum’s last day: the slogans and status quois part of the Village People routine.” It has now ended with a rally at Birmi
The EU referendum’s last day: the slogans and status quo
Channel 4 News / Posted 3 days ago
is part of the Village People routine.” It has now ended with a rally at Birmingham University. I spied him applauding Gordon Brown as he suggested a post-Brexit Iain Duncan Smith regime would tear up worker protections. That itself a reminder... Read more
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Daily Mirror
All the updates from the last day of campaigning in the EU referendumwith our neighbours.’ David Cameron was tonight joined by a host of senior pol
All the updates from the last day of campaigning in the EU referendum
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
with our neighbours.’ David Cameron was tonight joined by a host of senior politicians, including for Prime Minister Gordon Brown, as the Remain camp put on an unprecedented show of force for its final plea to voters. Breathless Mr Cameron,... Read more
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