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Our Latest Poll – on SNP outside Scotland

Following the recent Scottish Referendum result it is clear that the SNP policies met with significant support and that has triggered a new interest in achieving some kind of new deal for UK democracy, not only in Scotland, but in … Continue reading

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Missing the point of the Independence Debate?

On Thursday the 18th September the Scottish people go to the polls to vote in the Independence Referendum and at the time of writing it seems the vote is pretty much split down the middle and apparently it is too … Continue reading

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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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IDS – a threat to us all

IDS is wrong-headed and as always, we get right to the heart of things from Owen Jones at the Independent. Read his article on universalism of benefits here. “If a rich man wants to help the poor, he should pay … Continue reading

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Sharing the biscuits

The desire to recover control of our Western Democracies from wealthy vested interests is a universal one. It is difficult though when these vested interests constantly operate a ‘Divide and Conquer’ policy to turn us all against each other. The … Continue reading

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A new direction

It is my belief that our democracy in this Country is fundamentally broken and requires major changes to restore it to a true democracy that we can be proud of. One that is tolerant, egalitarian, fair, just and considers the … Continue reading

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