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Whatever happened to that "£350m-a-week for the NHS" promise?

The Brexit liars must never be allowed to forget this.

In a letter circulated by Open Britain, Labour MPs urge Brexit campaigners, like supposedly “Labour” disgrace Gisela Stewart, to come clean about the most brazen of their many lies: 320 more words

Jim D

Is Theresa May A Feminist Icon? Listen to KILLJOY FM for why she really, really isn't

My friend, feminist extraordinaire Ray Filar, has started a really good radio show, and they were kind enough to invite me on the inaugural episode, where we discussed the question, is Theresa May a feminist icon? 116 more words

Media Bollocks

Blocking fat people and smokers from accessing healthcare hits our most scapegoated punchbags

Content note: this post discusses gatekeeping healthcare, and structural oppressions

Various NHS commissioning groups have decided to cut costs by blocking access to surgery for people… 755 more words

Rage At The System

Southern Rail dispute: blame the government's Wilkinson for sabotaging the talks

  • DfT director Peter Wilkinson predicted “punch ups” with train drivers, saying  those who resist should “get the hell out of my industry”

Amid the sound and fury surrounding the RMT’s strike on Southern Rail, one name is gradually emerging as having played a crucial role in having ensured the action went ahead: Peter Wilkinson. 372 more words

Jim D

The New Statesman Is Preaching Hatred And Fear Of Conservatives

Be tolerant and respect the sincerely held political views of other people. Unless those people happen to be Tory Scum…

Apparently, as we seek to move on from the EU referendum in the post Jo Cox era, we are all supposed to be more civil to one another and focus on what unites us rather than what divides us. 1,464 more words

UK Politics

Theresa May as Prime Minister would be a disaster for women

Content note: this post discusses border violence, benefits violence, rape, violence against women

It is looking remarkably like Theresa May might be the next Prime Minister, elected by the approximately 0.3% of the population that are members of the Tory party. 800 more words

Media Bollocks

The Torygraph got it right: 'Leave' has revived the Thatcherite coalition, using immigration fears

Daily Telegraph editorial, 2 June 2016

Leave now has a rallying issue in immigration reform

The Leave campaign is finally talking in specifics, giving the public a clearer idea of what life post-Brexit might be like. 400 more words

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