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My friend Jane Norman

My dear friend Jane Norman died a year ago yesterday, on the day after the UK’s 2015 General Election. I was working on the Parliamentary expenses system that week, preparing for the upcoming Parliament, getting ready to erase the losers and import the winning MPs into the system. 533 more words

Anti-Semitism/Zionism: And How It Became Impossible to Criticise israel

Anti-Semitism/Zionism: And How It Became Impossible to Criticise Israel…

The controversy now rocking the Labour Party in Britain – which is now being blanketly labelled as an “anti-Semitic” party by the media – is actually a symptom of a much bigger problem. 2,237 more words
Nazi Israel

'Project Fear' Wins, It's No Surprise It's Being Used

This week Michael Gove, a man convinced to enter politics by David Cameron, condemned Cameron and his allies in the remain camp for operating “Project Fear” in the referendum campaigns. 744 more words

Politics

Labour’s £6k plan won’t solve students’ struggle to vote against fees

1 year ago today, this article was published in the ‘i’ newspaper. Hard to believe it’s been a year but here it is – my first article published in national print! 1,018 more words

Radical Readers discuss Parliamentary Socialism by Ralph Miliband

This month, Radical Readers will be discussing Ralph Miliband’s  seminal classic, Parliamentary Socialism.

Miliband’s book is considered a classic of British Marxism and is often referred to whenever the history of the Labour Party is discussed.   90 more words

Fallacies: The Trump Edition

In the world of fallacies there is no equal to the politician so what better way to kick off our fallacy segment than a politician starter pack to help you aspiring world leaders talk a lot and say a little. 723 more words

Philosophy

8+ Weeks and Counting

We are somewhere between eight and nine weeks’ pregnant now. This is exciting and nerve-wracking given we’ve:

  • Never done this before
  • Had problems before
  • Know we need to at least get to 12 weeks before we’ll find it…
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Pregnancy