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QUOTES – POLITICS & ECONOMICS

Beginning of a new file here … On ECONOMICS: Tim Adams, Observer, 8.9.13, reviewing a new book on economics, Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much, says the authors are starting from the “provable belief that scarcity captures the … Continue reading

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What We Need From Labour Is Work Not Words

The first zero-hours contract I came across involved my niece getting ripped off by some spiv running an NHS contract to provide home care, so I am not callously uninterested in the problem , but reading about Ed Miliband’s plans … Continue reading

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SYRIA: THE RIGHT RESULT FOR THE WRONG REASONS?

It’s a bit late, but some thoughts on Syria and so on … When Tony Blair was leading us into Iraq, I felt for a fellow baby-boomer. I was born in 1950 and he in 1953. Our parents, our grandparents, … Continue reading

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