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Building a Circular Economy? The Limits of Liberal Environmentalism.

“The current way our economy consumes resources is not sustainable.” You wouldn’t be surprised for thinking that these were simply the sentiments of a radical or a frustrated fresher. 254 more words

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Politics is Life

Tired Of Life?

Samuel Johnson once wrote that “when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life“. I don’t know about that. 994 more words

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TV Debate - Making Eid And Diwali British Public Holidays

Last week I vociferously disagreed with Bob Blackman MP’s efforts in Parliament to make the religious observance days of Eid and Diwali public holidays throughout the whole of Britain. 233 more words

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They Will Sell us the Rope we use to Hang Them With…

A brief summary of the 2014 committee on arms export controls report.

It isn’t often you see government reports echo the sentiments of Occupy activists. Indeed, despite being littered with Parliamentary double speak the latest government report into UK weapon exports is a damning incitement of British arm policy, which calls for the Government “to acknowledge that there is an inherent conflict between strongly promoting arms exports to authoritarian regimes whilst strongly criticising their lack of human rights.” 469 more words

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Latest Here Is The City article on electoral reform!

http://hereisthecity.com/en-gb/2014/07/24/electoral-reform-it-could-be-back-sooner-than-you-think/

Here is the city has been going for years, but has only just started its politics section, which I am a writer for. Check out all my HITC political articles at: 27 more words

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Let's Remember the Commonwealth Beyond the Games

The Commonwealth Games are brilliant. Amid allegations they are ‘becoming less important’ or ‘losing their fizz’, they showcase friendly rivalry between countries who perhaps didn’t share such a friendly history. 309 more words

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Imprisoning rich criminals is mindless populism...

… says rich journalist/politician-felon Chris Huhne in the Guardian.

Just in case you haven’t been following this, Andy Coulson masterminded a criminal conspiracy to eavesdrop on private conversations and bribe public officials. 381 more words

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