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The Daily Smackdown: The Left's Manufactured Tampon Tax Hysteria

Left wing activists know that the British government is prevented from lowering VAT on sanitary products (the tampon tax) by EU law. But that doesn’t stop them using the issue to bash the Evil Tories… 1,114 more words

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'Trade Unionists Against the EU' allies with Tory right ... and 'Campaign Against Euro Federalism' allies with UKIP

 Sheppard and Lyon of Vote Leave protest at the the CBI conference

On Monday of this week David Cameron addressed the CBI conference in London, and was mildly heckled by two posh young men from the Vote Leave campaign. 567 more words

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Osborne discovers the North ... 150 years late

By John Cunningham (also published by Workers Liberty and Solidarity newspaper):

The sham of Osborne’s ‘Northern Powerhouse’

It is alarming and deeply disturbing to see that some people, many of whom should know better, have swallowed George “high-vis” Osborne’s fantasy-speak about building a “Northern Powerhouse”. 1,836 more words

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George Lawlor looks like a rapist

Content warning: this post discusses rape and rape culture

There’s not really a specific look to a rapist. They’re not born with the word RAPIST emblazoned across their foreheads, nor do they glow faintly in the dark. 815 more words


Theresa May's immigration speech: "dangerous and factually wrong" (Daily Telegraph)

From that well-known leftie publication, The Daily Telegraph … and I can’t improve on it:

By James Kirkup

It’s hard to know where to start with Theresa May’s awful, ugly, misleading, cynical and irresponsible speech to the Conservative Party conference today. 167 more words

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Hatred Of The "Tory Scum" Will Not Save The Left From Creeping Irrelevance

Jeremy Corbyn’s election as leader of the Labour Party promised the return of genuine ideological difference and the end of stale consensus in British politics. 1,237 more words