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Category - The Last Word

Scotland is Labour still

There’s a rather odd analysis around that Labour is acing a wipeout in Scotland at the next general election. It is primarily based on the observation that a majority of people in both Glasgow and Dundee voted Yes in...

In defence of New Labour

I, for one, was grateful that Ed Miliband didn’t read the whole speech that the office intern mistakenly loaded on the Labour party’s website. (It was the intern, and it was a mistake, right?) The reason...

The world goes on despite Scotland

Brutal conflict. Borders in dispute. Break-up. History. Sovereignty. It’s all happening. Now, I don’t mean Scotland. I’m thinking of Ukraine, Syria, Iraq and the Middle East. Yes, the world goes on despite the sudden...

A weird 80s revival?

The Liberal Democrats. It’s a long time since we thought about them, isn’t it? It’s actually a long since we thought they were relevant. But we should never forget that they are directly responsible...

Lessons from Australia

Sometimes we should learn from our sister parties. The Australian Labor party are undoubtedly the closest to us in the world. Not just because the party and the union movement were formed by British workers – mainly...

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