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Snowflake Generation

I may have mentioned before that I am an avid book reader getting through, on average, two books a week, so finding something new is a bit of a challenge. I will read some titles more than once providing there … Continue reading

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C’est tout pour aujord’hui

I received a message from my local MEP this weekend outlining why she was backing Owen Smith in the Labour leadership contest. No surprise there considering that the person in question is equally bland and has been as obscure previously … Continue reading

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Poverty is a burden on us all.

More often than not, whenever I purchase a copy of The Big Issue I have to stop myself from saying to the seller, “It’s okay, I don’t actually want the magazine but take my money anyway”. However, if I did … Continue reading

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Which one would you buy a used car from?

Here’s an interesting thought. Who would have guessed that The Parliamentary Labour Party [PLP] could ever have devised a plan so cunning that even old Baldrick would have dismissed it as a non starter? However, the PLP ¬†found themselves with … Continue reading

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And the winner is …

Well, it certainly wasn’t Democracy was it? If nothing else, the past two weeks has confirmed something that I alluded to in one of my earlier blogs, that the notion of “government by the people” is not what our democratically … Continue reading

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Musings of a “less affluent left-wing voter”.

If anything good or interesting came out of the EU debate over the past few weeks whilst I was out of the country I would have seen it in the British newspapers. However, whilst I chose not to purchase The … Continue reading

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A good time to take a break

I suppose you could say that the Labour Party had a good week in the sense that they didn’t do anywhere near as badly as the media predicted they would in the local council elections and their man, Sadiq Khan … Continue reading

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