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It is time for an English Parliament

It is time for an English Parliament

Backbencher July 30, 2013 0

(Photograph by martin_vmorris) Elijah Pryor calls for an English parliament as a means of enhancing democracy. Contrary to what Tony Blair believed, devolution did not strengthen the United Kingdom; it has in fact initiated

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Does Globalisation Undermine The Welfare State?

Does Globalisation Undermine The Welfare State?

Backbencher May 17, 2013 1

Sami Steinbock analyses at length and discusses the tension between international economic interdependence and national-level welfare systems Part 3 of 3 The welfare state can, in theory, be undermined economically by globalisation. Firms who

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Fixing The System, Or Just The BBC Fixing The Narrative?

Fixing The System, Or Just The BBC Fixing The Narrative?

Michael St George May 11, 2013 0

The BBC veil slips again as ‘the bankers’ are lazily blamed for everything yet again There’s an inevitable expectation, when awaiting a BBC documentary on Britain’s banking industry, that something of a one-sided and

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Radical Realism: The Case for a Single Income Tax

Radical Realism: The Case for a Single Income Tax

Daniel Pryor December 18, 2012 2

  A brief Twitter exchange with Independent columnist Owen Jones reaffirmed to me that groundless vitriol surrounds the concept of a ‘flat tax’ (or, more accurately, a proportionate tax). In a recent article discussing

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