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Referendum Results 3: Leavers are Racist

I’ve written a series of blogs on how Remainers are reacting to the Referendum and why we think Leavers voted Leave. You can read them in any order you like but, I’d suggest, you start with the introduction: It’s the … Continue reading

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Referendum Results 2: Leavers are Thick

I’ve written a series of blogs on how Remainers are reacting to the Referendum and why we think Leavers voted Leave. You can read them in any order you like but, I’d suggest, you start with the introduction: It’s the … Continue reading

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Bradford Brewery & the Theatrics of the Election

Stood in Bradford Brewery surrounded by politicos of every hue, an odd feeling of being duped overtook me. Maybe it was because I’d just, in a small way, pushed myself into the politics of Bradford West during a campaign that … Continue reading

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Eduwhinge 6: (Some) MPs Reply

Education in Bradford and across vast swathes of the North is terrible. You name the league table, Bradford’s near the bottom and is invariably surrounded by local education authorities (LEAs) also ‘oop North’. Few, though, seem to think there is … Continue reading

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Eduwhinge 5: George Galloway calls for a Bradford Challenge

Education in Bradford and across vast swathes of the North is terrible. You name the league table, Bradford’s near the bottom and is invariably surrounded by local education authorities (LEAs) also ‘oop North’. Everyone has their excuses for it: poverty, … Continue reading

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George Galloway: Gorgeous, Gregarious or Ghastly?

Marsha Singh, Bradford West’s long-serving MP, stood down earlier this month due to ill-health. It was met with sadness from some and relief from others. For one person, though, Singh’s resignation was seen as an opportunity: George Galloway. Shortly after … Continue reading

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