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If we really care about the poor then why are we so obsessed with the rich?

If we really care about the poor then why are we so obsessed with the rich?

Dani Bolt September 20, 2016 0

Economists, politicians and the media love to moan about inequality. Blazing headlines scream that the rich are getting richer and richer – all at the expense of the poor! This is simply untrue. The

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Free Education Won’t Get More Poor Kids Into Uni

Free Education Won’t Get More Poor Kids Into Uni

Gabriel Bramley November 11, 2015 6

Another year and another entourage of student activists trot down the streets of Westminster for the cause of free education. A noble, albeit naïve and platitudinous endeavour in most cases, but at its worse

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Why inequality matters, and how the Right can address it

Why inequality matters, and how the Right can address it

Daniel Pryor April 9, 2014 0

(Photo by Ilias Bartolini) Daniel Pryor argues that free market policies are often best-placed to combat inequality. Those of us who extol the virtues of smaller government and the free market often seem to

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Sexism Against Men Does Exist

Sexism Against Men Does Exist

Sam Woolfe November 6, 2013 9

I don’t want to undermine or ignore the fact that sexism against women pervades all aspects of society: it still exists in education, employment, politics, domestic life and in every day social situations. It

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We Ain’t In it Together

Backbencher June 10, 2013 2

By Rachel Auld With millionaires getting a tax cut worth £100,000 a year on average, when April 1st came round, many of working people who are receiving housing benefits will now have to pay

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Libertarianism – Not a Defence of the Rich

Libertarianism – Not a Defence of the Rich

Olly Neville February 5, 2013 18

One of the fundamental mistakes people make when they attack libertarianism is to view it as an ideology that defends or promotes the interests of the wealthy and the powerful. It is a critique

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Champagne Socialism and the hypocrisy of Labour’s Caviar Comrades

Champagne Socialism and the hypocrisy of Labour’s Caviar Comrades

Christopher Gage October 17, 2012 4

As parliament returns following recess we are brought back to the playground of jeers and sneers and Labour look to exploit the tiresome ‘plebgate’ saga that just refuses to go away. As the ‘party

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