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Where has Tony Blair gone?

10 Jun , 2017  

With the Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn gaining more than forty per cent of the […]

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People voted for Corbyn and now The Market will punish them

9 Jun , 2017  

Sadly but unsurprisingly the value of the Pound fell overnight as it became apparent that […]

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Why I’m a young person who voted for Labour

8 Jun , 2017  

The current government does not care about young people — particularly poor young people. In […]

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Vote Corbyn but keep pushing him to improve

8 Jun , 2017  

On the day of the snap election, Jeremy Corbyn has taken Labour to within just a […]

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Victoria, Abdul and the romanticisation of Empire

7 Jun , 2017  

The trailer for Judi Dench’s latest film Victoria and Abdul has been promoted aggressively online of late. […]

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The Prime Minister will not divide us

5 Jun , 2017  

“We cannot, and must not, pretend that things can continue as they are,” said the […]

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Fragmented Reflections on FROMness and BeLonging

31 May , 2017  

I was born in Bethnal Green Hospital in London as the 1960s were drawing to […]

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Why Jeremy Corbyn Makes Sense To Some and No Sense To Others (part two)

27 May , 2017  

In a functioning democracy, the media plays a pivotal role in shaping political opinion which […]

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Tories must regret calling snap election

27 May , 2017  

If they could, would the Tories ask for a do over on this snap election? […]

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Why Jeremy Corbyn Makes Sense To Some and No Sense To Others (part one)

26 May , 2017  

A couple of days ago, I overheard some of my colleagues discussing Jeremy Corbyn and […]

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The media platforming Katie Hopkins deserves blame for her hate

23 May , 2017  

Katie Hopkins has chimed into another political issue. After the horrible bombing in Manchester last […]

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Not voting is a legitimate choice

22 May , 2017  

In a recent article on Consented about low-voter turnout one commentator remarked “It is high […]

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Whatever the election result, we need electoral reform

17 May , 2017  

The snap election has been the talk of British media since it was announced with […]

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The vast majority of us will not vote for the next government

16 May , 2017  

There has been a plethora of predictions and declarations concerning the outcome of the June […]