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Michael Sheen – if only politicians sounded like this!

No comment is necessary to this speech by actor Michael Sheen on St David’s Day on 2nd March 2015… “In 1945 Aneurin Bevan said: ‘We have been the dreamers, we have been the sufferers, and now, we are the builders.’ … Continue reading

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Priorities

Although I suppose there is no direct correlation nevertheless at the same time George Osborne announces plans to take another £12.5 billion out of the welfare budget the Government find the time to award an MBE to David Cameron’s hairdresser! … Continue reading

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Socialist Economic Bulletin: Why ‘austerity’ and what is the alternative

A great article on austerity and the alternatives. Socialist Economic Bulletin: By Michael Burke

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Is Cameron’s Britain what we fought for in the war?

Harry Leslie Smith is a survivor of the Great Depression, a second world war RAF veteran and at 90 an activist for the poor and for the preservation of social democracy. He has authored numerous books about Britain during the … Continue reading

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