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WE need a bill to stop people like Saatchi making fortunes from harmful things like cigarettes

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

Lord Saatchi thinks he’s found something to blame for the sad death of his wife from cancer three years ago. 114 more words

Open Government

Labour 3 points behind the Tories? No - 3 points ahead actually.

(not satire – it’s the UK press!)

Just about everybody in the press from the BBC to the Guardian to the Daily Telegraph has been talking about how Labour is 3 points behind the Tories in the latest opinion poll. 87 more words

Tories

The Daily Mail lied about Ed Miliband's feminist T-shirt being made in a sweatshop

(not satire – it’s the Daily Mail!)

Turns out the Daily Mail got it wrong when it claimed the feminist T-shirt worn by Ed Miliband  119 more words

Cynicism

The return of Dickensian Britain: 90,000 children to face Christmas without a home

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

The number of homeless families has almost doubled during the last 3 years of our so-called economic recovery. 58 more words

Open Government

Why are documents relating to VIP sex crimes being kept secret until 2056?

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

Allegations of sex crimes by leading members of the establishment – including paedophilia – are being kept secret from the public until at least the year 2056. 184 more words

Cynicism

Lib Dems ban locking up children of migrants - but allow locking up of British children

(not satire – it’s the Lib Dems!)

The Lib Dems have often boasted that one of their achievements in the coalition government was to ban the detention of children of migrants: 74 more words

Cynicism

UK government shuts down free speech with threats of jail (tabloid newspapers exempted)

(not satire – it’s the UK today!)

When government ministers or members of the establishment talk about free speech, they don’t mean free speech for plebs like you and me. 292 more words

Open Government