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Why Momentum’s class war video got everything wrong

Why Momentum’s class war video got everything wrong

Matt Jackson August 1, 2017 0

Picture the scene: accentless white family somewhere in London lamenting the poor underlings who seem so full of lust for comrade Corbyn. The vino is flowing, there’s a hint of classical music emanating from

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Those singing ‘Oh Jeremy Corbyn’ don’t represent the working-class

Those singing ‘Oh Jeremy Corbyn’ don’t represent the working-class

Matt Jackson June 29, 2017 0

I don’t know about you, but I’ve always had an annoying tendency to start chanting catchy tunes at inappropriate times. So it was then that on Sunday, while talking with family I started, without

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What and who are the Conservatives for anymore?

What and who are the Conservatives for anymore?

Matt Jackson June 18, 2017 0

I’ve always hated maths.  Long ago I decided that as long as I could count the correct change I’m due in a pub, I’d get by just fine. But as notes began to pass

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General Election 2017: A victory for faux socialism

General Election 2017: A victory for faux socialism

Matt Jackson June 16, 2017 1

Before voting in last week’s elections, I collared a 31-year-old who had never voted before. I was, as a local journalist, on the prowl for some stories, who was voting for who – more

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