Did any of you read the Conservative manifesto before the General Election? I did (I read the Green, Labour, LibDem and UKIP ones as well) and I was appalled to see that they actually planned to bring back fox hunting if they won. 480 more words
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Over the past few weeks I’ve made a few anti-Tory protest cartoons. I’ve collected them in this post. Feel free to use them for poster, placards and the like; you can add your own slogans or information about protest events or whatever I only ask that you don’t alter the actual artwork in any way. 26 more words
Location: A park in a central part of town
A small dog was strolling along in the doggie playground.
The gate was left open that separated the part of the park for large dogs from the part of the park designated for small dogs. 446 more words
Ireland has legalized same-sex marriage in an overwhelmingly large margin of support.
I am of Irish, German, Danish, Dutch, and Jewish ancestry. I am also a lesbian. 243 more words
2020 may prove to be a more difficult election for Labour than 2015, with a possible worst outcome. Labour is seeing its more Eurosceptic white English working class support erode by Ukip. 322 more words
Colin Crouch once wrote a Fabian pamphlet called ‘How to cope with post-democracy’.
He was arguing that despite democracy achieving the very minimal criterion of free and fair elections, since the 1970s we have gone from a mass society to a shareholder democracy, whereby power has been transferred from the many to the few. 692 more words