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#hometovote Moved Me to Tears

Strangers became friends at Brussels Airport as the Daughters and Sons of Eire flew home to vote to bring their Country into the 21st Century. Now we must spread that fight to Northern Ireland The day before the Irish referendum … Continue reading

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What the Locals tell us about the General Election

The Bird of Liberty is still flying and still fighting I don’t like to say, “I told you so” but…….! In an earlier blog I said that a number of things would happen in the General Election: Tories will win … Continue reading

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Is social media a blessing or a curse for democracy?

                   The ubiquitous signs of Facebook and Twiteer can be both good and bad for democracy I had a long discussion this morning with one of my constituents about an article he had seen via a Twitter link about a … Continue reading

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Boycott Starbucks, Amazon and Google

There were reports in the papers yesterday that provided a useful contrast. The first showed that our Corporation Tax intake was down and the second showed why. It showed how companies like Starbucks, Google and Amazon were avoiding paying Corporation … Continue reading

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