Monthly Archives: December 2013

Politics news allsorts

Commentary and analysis of recent UK political events Following Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger appearance yesterday, MI5 boss Andrew Parker is called to the home select affairs committee. Andrew Parker has previously appeared before the Intelligence and Security Committee with advance … Continue reading

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Commentary and analysis of recent UK (and Australian) UK politics news. Edward Snowden has released a document showing that Australia offered to share evidence about ordinary citizens with its ‘5-eyes’ surveillance partners. The document is a record of a 2008 … Continue reading

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Commentary and analysis of recent UK political events   Charities criticise David Cameron for repeated misleading statements about the bedroom tax. Charities Turn ‘Bedroom Tax’ Attack On PM Charities have accused the Prime Minister of giving “inaccurate” statements and raising … Continue reading

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Commentary and analysis of recent UK politics events Related: Over 1,000 cyclists stage die-in protest outside Transport for London HQ http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/2013/12/george-osborne-becomes-first-senior-tory-criticise-boris-johnsons-iq-and-inequality George Osborne has become the first senior Tory to distance himself from Boris Johnson’s remarks about IQ and inequality. … Continue reading

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Commentary and analysis of recent UK politics events Gloucestershire Badger cull ends (after being extended beyond the original end date) Badger cull halted as ministers admit defeat Hundreds of badgers have been granted an unexpected reprieve after the licence for … Continue reading

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