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A Heineken Political Party or proper democratic reform?


The indications are growing of attempts by members of various political parties to form a new one that will somehow solve all of the problems that their current party does not address. Perhaps they will call it the Heineken party … Continue reading

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Its time for a change of policy


This tweet from the MP for Calder Valley makes it clear, reinforced by the retweet from Conservative Party Press Office that the Conservative Party are ready to open up to a new way of doing politics. So before they give … Continue reading

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Promises, promises we’re all through with promises


The opening words of the Burt Bacharach song “Promises, promises I’m all through with promises, promises now I don’t know how I got the nerve to walk out” make it clear that it would make a great theme song for … Continue reading

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Government must work to their strengths


The public conflict that frequently emerges between parts of the Labour Party and parts of the Conservative Party regarding how public services and utilities should be owned and controlled, often appears to be a matter of ideology rather than a … Continue reading

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How often can voters change direction?


Various social media sources this morning have indicated that the decision by UKIP voters to reject Henry Bolton so soon after he was elected as their leader has led some who voted to remain in the EU to call for … Continue reading

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The need for politics to step back


After 5 years of the chairmanship of the Charity Commission by Tory supporting William Shawcross, a man whose knowledge of social and overseas need based charities was clearly non existent when he took office we need a new broom to … Continue reading

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Is this the end of the Tory Party?


According to this piece in i news by Will Tanner who was an adviser to Theresa May from 2014-2017, and Deputy Head of the Policy Unit during her first year in Number 10 the membership of the Tory Party is shifting … Continue reading

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