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UKIP is a Freak Show but the BREXIT debate is even worse!

This lot are reaching the end of the line but it’s fear of them that is still preventing Labour and Tory Parties from having a  rational debate about Brexit. I discovered two things on Radio 4 this morning – that … Continue reading

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How much do Labour really care about those in poverty?

Corbyn talks a good talk on poverty but doesn’t walk the walk For the past 7 years I have sat in Liverpool Council listening to Labour speaker after Labour speaker deriding the Lib Dems for austerity. These Braveheart Trots always … Continue reading

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I have looked into the belly of the Labour Beast (it isn’t pretty!)

On 17th July I wrote a blog about a Compass meeting held the night before when one of the speakers about creating a ‘progressive alliance’ was Labour MP, Lisa Nandy. She was in the news again yesterday when she shared … Continue reading

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Progressive Alliance? Women must take the lead

  Jo Cox – she would have been a major player of the future had her life not been taken from her Last night I attended a very interesting and thought provoking meeting arranged by Compass on the subject of … Continue reading

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No easy answers to dealing with Daesh

If anyone thinks that there are easy answers to dealing with the problems of Syria and the Daesh group which lays claim to parts of Syria and other Countries then they are either ill-informed or stupid. I can understand the … Continue reading

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A new Labour Leader – What does it mean in Liverpool?

The new Leader of Her Majesty’s Opposition! So the result is finally in. A man largely rejected by his fellow MPs and ending up on the ballot paper because people felt sorry for him has become leader of the Labour … Continue reading

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Labour and its longest ever suicide vote!

I cannot claim the credit for this headline so I immediately acknowledge the brilliance of the Independent whose idea it was! However it does seem to me to encapsulate the problems that the Labour Party do and will have and … Continue reading

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