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Hot Takes GE17

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    The Battle for No 10

    At one point in last night’s awful #BattleforNo10 experience, the artist formerly known as Strong and Stable uttered the immortal lines, with teeth and fists […]

    Mike Small 30th May'17 2
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    Nobody Knows Anything

    It may be only for this weekend, it may be an anomaly in the polling, it may not take account of the fearsome intelligence of […]

    Peter Arnott 27th May'17 19
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    Mike Small 27th May'17 6
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    24 to 5

      “Our involvement in Iraq, for want of a better word, radicalised a whole generation of young people, some of them British citizens who saw […]

    Mike Small 26th May'17 11
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    Mike Small 22nd May'17 25
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    The Principle of Consent

    Theresa May’s extraordinary manifesto launch, in which she appeared as equal parts Shiva, Inspector Gadget, and badly regurgitated Thatcher, has been poured over by faithful […]

    Mike Small 19th May'17 12
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    The General Election as UK Crisis

    Neither strong nor stable: How the UK’s decline is on show in #GE17. David Jamieson surveys the General Election terrain and examines the deepening UK […]

    David Jamieson 16th May'17 5
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    Seeking Peace

    Corbyn’s spokesman saying Jeremy wasn’t on the side of the IRA, but simply seeking peace is offensive to anyone who’s worn the uniform. — Ruth […]

    Mike Small 15th May'17 25
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    Extreme Right Torywatch

    After this weeks revelations about John Buchan (‘Ruth Davidson poses with bigoted trawlerman‘) , we are charting the role of the far-right in Scottish Tory […]

    Rosemary Hunter 13th May'17 15
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    Media Wars

    In general elections the true colours of the media really come in to focus. Here (right) are the Barclay brothers getting their knighthoods for services […]

    Mike Small 12th May'17 5
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    Territory Wars

    Peter Arnottt argues we are witnessing Peak Union in the last chance saloon. Two weeks in, and it is already clear that this is going […]

    Peter Arnott 11th May'17 15

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