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walesonline
Welsh Labour moves to calm stormto Wales last week he failed to endorse [Welsh Tory leader] Andrew RT Davies. H
Welsh Labour moves to calm storm
walesonline / Posted yesterday
to Wales last week he failed to endorse [Welsh Tory leader] Andrew RT Davies. He didn’t have a joint press conference with him and didn’t even stand next to him. That shows us the Tory party is divided beyond belief.” The National Assembly elect... Read more
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Evening Standard
100 leading City names sign letter backing Brexitexecutive of insurance broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson, and Crispin Odey, foundin
100 leading City names sign letter backing Brexit
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
executive of insurance broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson, and Crispin Odey, founding partner of Odey Asset Management. Former Tory party treasurer Peter Cruddas, founder of online trading company CMC Markets, is also on the list. All 110 said they... Read more
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Daily Mirror
9 times Ken Livingstone made people really, really angryAs soon as Blair got in, if you came out as lesbian or gay you immediately got
9 times Ken Livingstone made people really, really angry
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
As soon as Blair got in, if you came out as lesbian or gay you immediately got a job. It was wonderful. "You just knew the Tory party was riddled with it, like everywhere else is." Ever-meek, he compared himself to Winston Churchill in the London... Read more
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express
Britain WILL join the euro, Heseltine says... as he claims Thatcher would vote to STAYThatcher would vote to STAY MARGARET Thatcher would have voted to remain in th
Britain WILL join the euro, Heseltine says... as he claims Thatcher would vote to STAY
express / Posted 2 days ago
Thatcher would vote to STAY MARGARET Thatcher would have voted to remain in the European Union, her arch rival within the Tory party has insisted. Margaret Thatcher's rival Lord Heseltine claims she would back Brussels There has been debate on... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Michael Heseltine reveals what Margaret Thatcher would have thought of BrexitMargaret Thatcher would have voted to remain in the European Union, her arch ri
Michael Heseltine reveals what Margaret Thatcher would have thought of Brexit
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Margaret Thatcher would have voted to remain in the European Union, her arch rival within the Tory party has insisted. The former deputy prime minister also predicted that the country would adopt the euro in future, but "there's no hurry". There... Read more
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The New Statesman
Michael Heseltine interview: “The Brexiters have swallowed their own propaganda”but Eurosceptics and Brexiters. The Prime Minister, a lifelong Eurosceptic, is
Michael Heseltine interview: “The Brexiters have swallowed their own propaganda”
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
but Eurosceptics and Brexiters. The Prime Minister, a lifelong Eurosceptic, is what passes for a Europhile in today’s Tory party: a supporter of the EU. But Heseltine is a reminder of what a true Europhile looks like. He continues to advocate... Read more
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Daily Record
Don't believe the Ruth - Davidson is still a Tory at heartSNP leader added: “I think it speaks volumes that Ruth Davidson’s campaign is t
Don't believe the Ruth - Davidson is still a Tory at heart
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
SNP leader added: “I think it speaks volumes that Ruth Davidson’s campaign is trying very hard not to mention the Tory party by name. But people are not stupid and they can see through that. They know Ruth is standing as a Tory for the... Read more
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express
Labour MP warns Jeremy Corbyn his pro-EU support ‘will push millions of voters to Ukip’in Europe and campaign for a Europe that protects working people and keeps the
Labour MP warns Jeremy Corbyn his pro-EU support ‘will push millions of voters to Ukip’
express / Posted 4 days ago
in Europe and campaign for a Europe that protects working people and keeps the swivel-eyed alliance of the right of the Tory Party and Ukip off our rights at work." "To protect the jobs that depend on our EU membership and the protections at... Read more
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express
‘It’s ludicrous’ George Osborne’s OWN FAMILY reveal why they are backing Brexit HE might be wining support in the Tory party but George Osborne’s own FAMILY
‘It’s ludicrous’ George Osborne’s OWN FAMILY reveal why they are backing Brexit
express / Posted 4 days ago
HE might be wining support in the Tory party but George Osborne’s own FAMILY have revealed they cannot be persuaded against voting for Brexit. George Osborne's aunt and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Alan Johnson: Vote to stay in EU perhaps more important than 1945 vote that heralded reforming Atlee governmentin Europe and campaign for a Europe that protects working people and keeps the
Alan Johnson: Vote to stay in EU perhaps more important than 1945 vote that heralded reforming Atlee government
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
in Europe and campaign for a Europe that protects working people and keeps the swivel-eyed alliance of the right of the Tory party and Ukip off our rights at work." Ten unions, with just short of four million members between them, have... Read more
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express
David Cameron 'will be REMOVED as PM' whatever result of EU referendum"Up to now, leaving the EU has been seen to be the preserve of nutcases, cranks
David Cameron 'will be REMOVED as PM' whatever result of EU referendum
express / Posted 5 days ago
"Up to now, leaving the EU has been seen to be the preserve of nutcases, cranks and odd members of the right-wing of the Tory Party," he said. "If it is that close - I personally think we are going to win - millions of people from right across... Read more
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heraldscotland
Theresa May says Britain should leave European Convention on Human Rights"Theresa May's obsession with eroding human rights has reached a new low as the
Theresa May says Britain should leave European Convention on Human Rights
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
"Theresa May's obsession with eroding human rights has reached a new low as the referendum debate becomes more about the Tory party leadership contest than the issues at stake.” Ukip’s Diane James insisted the Secretary of State was "drowning in... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Leave campaign will struggle to win by playing the immigration cardmoney, why is Nicky Morgan pursuing this so vigorously? It certainly isn't for
The Leave campaign will struggle to win by playing the immigration card
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
money, why is Nicky Morgan pursuing this so vigorously? It certainly isn't for political gain or the stabilisation of the Tory party during a tricky EU referendum year. Quite the opposite. The recent academy policy has attracted Conservative... Read more
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The New Statesman
The government's academy angst has united local government leaders in oppositionmoney, why is Nicky Morgan pursuing this so vigorously? It certainly isn't for
The government's academy angst has united local government leaders in opposition
The New Statesman / Posted 5 days ago
money, why is Nicky Morgan pursuing this so vigorously? It certainly isn't for political gain or the stabilisation of the Tory party during a tricky EU referendum year. Quite the opposite. The recent academy policy has attracted Conservative... Read more
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Bolton News
Bolton at centre of investigation into Tory election expenses row after £9,350 stay at Holiday Innparty’s campaign to win key marginal seats in last May’s General Election. Cha
Bolton at centre of investigation into Tory election expenses row after £9,350 stay at Holiday Inn
Bolton News / Posted 5 days ago
party’s campaign to win key marginal seats in last May’s General Election. Channel 4 News ran a report claiming the Tory party bankrolled an operation to bus party activists into important areas to back local candidates in the build up to... Read more
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Daily Record
Michelle Mone opens on finding love again following bitter divorcenight. It wasn’t a problem but it was getting to be a bad habit.” The former L
Michelle Mone opens on finding love again following bitter divorce
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
night. It wasn’t a problem but it was getting to be a bad habit.” The former Labour supporter is now a darling of the Tory party and used her first House of Lords vote as Baroness Mone of Mayfair to support a delay in cuts to tax credits, an... Read more
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Breitbart
BREXIT: Tories More Worried About Their Party Than the Country’s Futurehis cabinet after the referendum to bring in senior figures from both sides. “
BREXIT: Tories More Worried About Their Party Than the Country’s Future
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
his cabinet after the referendum to bring in senior figures from both sides. “To stay in No. 10, Cameron must reunite the Tory party after the referendum,” commented James Forsyth, political editor of the Spectator magazine. “At the moment, he is... Read more
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heraldscotland
Labour leader Kezia Dugdale struggling to keep her head above waterDavidson’s party that has the whole of the UK on pause for an EU referendum tha
Labour leader Kezia Dugdale struggling to keep her head above water
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
Davidson’s party that has the whole of the UK on pause for an EU referendum that’s really about who’s going to lead the Tory party. It’s Ruth Davidson’s party that sets working people against each other by cutting benefits and pursuing... Read more
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heraldscotland
Sunday Herald election interview: Life's a beach for Kezia Dugdale - the Labour leader struggling to keep her head above waterDavidson’s party that has the whole of the UK on pause for an EU referendum tha
Sunday Herald election interview: Life's a beach for Kezia Dugdale - the Labour leader struggling to keep her head above water
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
Davidson’s party that has the whole of the UK on pause for an EU referendum that’s really about who’s going to lead the Tory party. It’s Ruth Davidson’s party that sets working people against each other by cutting benefits and pursuing... Read more
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heraldscotland
Sunday Herald Holyrood leader interviewsLife's a beach for Kezia Dugdale - the Labour leader struggling to keep her head above waterDavidson’s party that has the whole of the UK on pause for an EU referendum tha
Sunday Herald Holyrood leader interviewsLife's a beach for Kezia Dugdale - the Labour leader struggling to keep her head above water
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
Davidson’s party that has the whole of the UK on pause for an EU referendum that’s really about who’s going to lead the Tory party. It’s Ruth Davidson’s party that sets working people against each other by cutting benefits and pursuing... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Cameron's dirty tactics in the EU referendum are digging his political grave`There is a way of conducting this campaign without leaving a legacy of mutual
Cameron's dirty tactics in the EU referendum are digging his political grave
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
`There is a way of conducting this campaign without leaving a legacy of mutual loathing in the Tory party, but the student union politicians in charge seem not to have grasped what it is. This could prove exceptionally unfortunate given the realities... Read more
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CBC.ca
Hike in Tory membership fees discourages party politics, says Jason KenneyFormer Conservative defence minister Jason Kenney is calling for the eliminatio
Hike in Tory membership fees discourages party politics, says Jason Kenney
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
Former Conservative defence minister Jason Kenney is calling for the elimination of a recent hike in the cost of a Tory Party membership, because the new fee "significantly discourages participation" in party politics. Kenney made the remarks in a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
London mayor Boris Johnson under fire over Barack Obama ‘smear’offensive. “If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might
London mayor Boris Johnson under fire over Barack Obama ‘smear’
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
offensive. “If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us. “In truth this attack constitutes an unacceptable smear.” Shadow international development... Read more
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Scotsman
Brian Wilson: Gove’s busy stoking the fires of fearheard of. It is the same with the anti-EU forces. The obsessives have been aro
Brian Wilson: Gove’s busy stoking the fires of fear
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
heard of. It is the same with the anti-EU forces. The obsessives have been around for decades – working mainly within the Tory Party, often with a breathtaking degree of disloyalty except to their own cause. That is the pedigree that Ian Duncan... Read more
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SKY News
President Hails Churchill After Johnson Remarkssmear", adding: "If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we mi
President Hails Churchill After Johnson Remarks
SKY News / Posted 8 days ago
smear", adding: "If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us." Tory MP Sir Nicholas Soames, the grandson of Sir Winston Churchill, said Mr Johnson was... Read more
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heraldscotland
Boris Johnson defends "part-Kenyan" Barack Obama commentsdeeply offensive. If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we m
Boris Johnson defends "part-Kenyan" Barack Obama comments
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
deeply offensive. If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us. "In truth this attack constitutes an unacceptable smear." Asked how David Cameron viewed Mr... Read more
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SKY News
Johnson Under Fire For 'Part-Kenyan' Obama 'Smear'smear", adding: "If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we mi
Johnson Under Fire For 'Part-Kenyan' Obama 'Smear'
SKY News / Posted 8 days ago
smear", adding: "If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us." And ex-UK ambassador to Washington Lord Kerr said: "The US has an interest in Britain, its... Read more
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Scotsman
Brexit would lead to indyref2 in two years - Salmondof bitterness is such that I don’t see the credibility of the prime minister su
Brexit would lead to indyref2 in two years - Salmond
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
of bitterness is such that I don’t see the credibility of the prime minister surviving the internal debate within the Tory Party.” {* traditionalRegistration_firstName *} {* traditionalRegistration_lastName *} {*... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch live as Barack Obama and David Cameron give crunch EU press conferenceon President Obama's sincerity deeply offensive. "If this is an illustration o
Watch live as Barack Obama and David Cameron give crunch EU press conference
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
on President Obama's sincerity deeply offensive. "If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us. "In truth this attack constitutes an unacceptable... Read more
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heraldscotland
EU debate: Boris Johnson accused of "smearing" Obama by referring to his part-Kenyan heritagebusiness secretary, described Mr Johnson's comments as "beyond the pale", addin
EU debate: Boris Johnson accused of "smearing" Obama by referring to his part-Kenyan heritage
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
business secretary, described Mr Johnson's comments as "beyond the pale", adding: “Once again we see the ugly face of the Tory Party. The nasty party is back." Lord Campbell of Pittenweem, the former Liberal Democrat leader, branded the London... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Farage says Project Fear is workingand people are a bit scared”. He said the Leave campaign “problem” is that “th
Farage says Project Fear is working
Channel 4 News / Posted 8 days ago
and people are a bit scared”. He said the Leave campaign “problem” is that “there aren’t enough voices” from outside the Tory Party. He said Vote Leave “have been defending their goal” not “getting into (the other side’s) half of the pitch” and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama's Brexit storm: Backlash over 'downright hypocritical' lecturingCampbell said. 'If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we mi
Obama's Brexit storm: Backlash over 'downright hypocritical' lecturing
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Campbell said. 'If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us.' Referring to the removal of Sir Winston's bust, Johnson wrote in The Sun today : 'No one... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Boris Johnson under fire over attack on 'part-Kenyan' US president Obamadeeply offensive. If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we m
Boris Johnson under fire over attack on 'part-Kenyan' US president Obama
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
deeply offensive. If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us. "In truth this attack constitutes an unacceptable smear." Shadow international development... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boris Johnson under fire after attacking 'part president' Barack ObamaCampbell said. 'If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we mi
Boris Johnson under fire after attacking 'part president' Barack Obama
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Campbell said. 'If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us.' Boris Johnson (left) suggested the US President (pictured left arriving in the UK last... Read more
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heraldscotland
EU debate: Boris Johnson accused of "smearing" Obama by referring to his part-Kenyan heritagedeeply offensive. If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we m
EU debate: Boris Johnson accused of "smearing" Obama by referring to his part-Kenyan heritage
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
deeply offensive. If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party, then heaven help us.” He added: "In truth this attack constitutes an unacceptable smear." Ms Abbott was also... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Nasty' Boris Johnson claims 'part-Kenyan' Obama has a grudge against Britainoffensive. "If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might
'Nasty' Boris Johnson claims 'part-Kenyan' Obama has a grudge against Britain
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
offensive. "If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us. "In truth this attack constitutes an unacceptable smear." Churchill's grandson Nicholas... Read more
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Mashable
'Part Kenyan' Obama slur from Boris Johnson prompts Trump comparisonsattack on President Obama’s sincerity deeply offensive. If this is an illustrat
'Part Kenyan' Obama slur from Boris Johnson prompts Trump comparisons
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
attack on President Obama’s sincerity deeply offensive. If this is an illustration of the kind of diplomacy that we might expect from a Johnson leadership of the Tory Party then heaven help us. In truth this attack constitutes an unacceptable sme... Read more
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Daily Record
Torcuil Crichton: Gove fishing for fight and old pal must take the baitof the referendum’s outcome. If it is a vote to stay, put the chaotic conseque
Torcuil Crichton: Gove fishing for fight and old pal must take the bait
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
of the referendum’s outcome. If it is a vote to stay, put the chaotic consequences of leaving the EU to one side, the Tory party will swing right in an expression of English nationalism to match the patriotic realignment we’ve already seen in... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sadiq: I will keep tax as low as I can but I can’t promise freezeMy message is clear - choose unity over division, choose hope over fear,” he sa
Sadiq: I will keep tax as low as I can but I can’t promise freeze
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
My message is clear - choose unity over division, choose hope over fear,” he said. He claimed that senior members of the Tory party had told him they were “disgusted” with Mr Goldsmith’s campaign - but refused to give names. :: The Evening... Read more
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The New Statesman
Today in New York the world looks forward while the UK looks in on itselfthe British public, or the UK’s strong party-political consensus on climate cha
Today in New York the world looks forward while the UK looks in on itself
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
the British public, or the UK’s strong party-political consensus on climate change, would allow the denialist wing of the Tory Party to have its way on climate change. And, to be fair, it would still be perfectly possible for the UK to sustain its... Read more
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The Telegraph
Tata stake buy on UK agendathe resignation of the business secretary Sajid Javid, who was once talked of a
Tata stake buy on UK agenda
The Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
the resignation of the business secretary Sajid Javid, who was once talked of as a possible successor to David Cameron as Tory party leader and prime minister but who is now fighting not so much for the jobs of steel workers as his own. Following... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Vince Cable credits Mirror readers and unions for Tories' steel climbdownsay firms have faced a perfect storm caused by high energy costs and the dumpin
Vince Cable credits Mirror readers and unions for Tories' steel climbdown
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
say firms have faced a perfect storm caused by high energy costs and the dumping of cheap Chinese steel. The Tory party left the British steel in jeopardy for months on end Ministers failed to act as the huge ­steelworks in Redcar... Read more
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Evening Standard
Brexit: Exit, and trade doors will slam shut behind usis plummeting, as is the FTSE. David Cameron steps down immediately, triggering
Brexit: Exit, and trade doors will slam shut behind us
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
is plummeting, as is the FTSE. David Cameron steps down immediately, triggering a leadership campaign in a deeply divided Tory party, ushering in a new Prime Minister and a Cabinet purged of pro-European Union ministers. Nicola Sturgeon, on the... Read more
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walesonline
10 things we've learned so far ahead of the Assembly electiondecade Plans to devolve income tax-varying powers to the Assembly were once a
10 things we've learned so far ahead of the Assembly election
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
decade Plans to devolve income tax-varying powers to the Assembly were once a source of intense controversy within the Tory party but the Conservatives have arguably the boldest plans in this area. Welsh leader Andrew RT Davies wants to cut... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Our shame over the treatment of refugees2014. While it may not be popular, it is interesting to reflect that the 'bash
Our shame over the treatment of refugees
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
2014. While it may not be popular, it is interesting to reflect that the 'bash-an-immigrant' lobby, which includes the Tory party and Ukip with their casual racism, has helped send many of these kids to their deaths. Typical Daily Mail... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | Shakespeare 400 years laterwith the Conservatives’ mastery on Facebook during the election, they are hopin
In this week's magazine | Shakespeare 400 years later
The New Statesman / Posted 10 days ago
with the Conservatives’ mastery on Facebook during the election, they are hoping that the techniques that allowed the Tory party to rack up votes in crucial marginal seats will boost turnout among supporters of Remain. Their chances are better... Read more
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The New Statesman
The facts are on his side. The press isn't. Welcome to the left, David Cameronwith the Conservatives’ mastery on Facebook during the election, they are hopin
The facts are on his side. The press isn't. Welcome to the left, David Cameron
The New Statesman / Posted 10 days ago
with the Conservatives’ mastery on Facebook during the election, they are hoping that the techniques that allowed the Tory party to rack up votes in crucial marginal seats will boost turnout among supporters of Remain. Their chances are better... Read more
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The New Statesman
The complicated Jewishness of Benjamin Disraeliwith the Conservatives’ mastery on Facebook during the election, they are hopin
The complicated Jewishness of Benjamin Disraeli
The New Statesman / Posted 10 days ago
with the Conservatives’ mastery on Facebook during the election, they are hoping that the techniques that allowed the Tory party to rack up votes in crucial marginal seats will boost turnout among supporters of Remain. Their chances are better... Read more
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The New Statesman
What literacy can do for children in institutionswith the Conservatives’ mastery on Facebook during the election, they are hopin
What literacy can do for children in institutions
The New Statesman / Posted 10 days ago
with the Conservatives’ mastery on Facebook during the election, they are hoping that the techniques that allowed the Tory party to rack up votes in crucial marginal seats will boost turnout among supporters of Remain. Their chances are better... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The Conservative Party may be destroyed by this European madnessThe Tory Party has always been a broad church, a coalition if you will; but thi
The Conservative Party may be destroyed by this European madness
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
The Tory Party has always been a broad church, a coalition if you will; but this conflict is pushing latitude to breaking point because it is both personal and ideological. So many bridges are being burned in Downing Street’s scorched-earth pursuit... Read more
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