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Why Libertarians Will Never Get Immigration

Lee Jenkins November 20, 2013 7

Why do libertarians have such a hard time understanding, and being understood, on the most contentious issue? Next to taxation, immigration is possibly the most contentious and emotive issue of the last decade. This

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Labour still don’t understand basic economics

Labour still don’t understand basic economics

Daniel Pryor October 29, 2013 6

Daniel Pryor exposes the damage that will be caused by Labour’s proposals that force firms to hire apprentices if they employ skilled foreign workers. Socialism is trendy again, thanks to Ed Miliband and the

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Benefit tourism fears largely unfounded, claims European Commission study

Benefit tourism fears largely unfounded, claims European Commission study

Backbencher October 17, 2013 1

Bryony Clarke reports on an EU study vitiating anti-immigration claims by the Daily Mail and Telegraph. A European Commission study on European Union migration has reportedly rebuffed the ‘benefit tourism’ claims purveyed by the

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We must fight immigration fiction with facts.

We must fight immigration fiction with facts.

Daniel Pryor September 3, 2013 4

Daniel Pryor interprets Lord Ashcroft’s recent poll as a wake-up call for the advocates of immigration. The majority of people in this country believe that immigration has produced more disadvantages than advantages. This miserable

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Ed Miliband’s turkey is cooked, and he has to go.

Backbencher August 20, 2013 6

Damaine Gorman argues that Ed Miliband simply has to go. As the third anniversary of Ed Miliband’s leadership looms, Labour are still attempting to cope with the awkward, incapable man they were saddled with

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Old Holborn:Feminists – now free your children

Old Holborn August 9, 2013 7

I’m sitting here watching society eat itself – no, not aid money for space programmes or twittersphere luvvies being silent on twitter whilst they calculate how to sell more books on their bomb threats

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7 Reasons The Tories Are Smiling

7 Reasons The Tories Are Smiling

Lee Jenkins August 8, 2013 2

Things always look better with a bit of sunshine on them, but for Conservatives, there’s extra reason to have a bit of spring in their step this summer. Economy All governments are judged primarily

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The Right Not To Vote

The Right Not To Vote

Backbencher July 25, 2013 1

The right not to participate in the democratic process should not preclude you from your societal rights and responsibilities On my routine train journey to work yesterday I passed the time as I always

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Wanna kick-start the economy? Bring in a Negative Income Tax.

Wanna kick-start the economy? Bring in a Negative Income Tax.

Alex MacDonald July 23, 2013 1

  No one, not even the most die-hard Tory, should be arguing that the British economy is doing well. Pundits are scarcely using the term ‘Greenshoots’ just in case they are jinxing the somewhat

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Benefits claimants aren’t ‘scroungers’ or ‘shirkers’

Benefits claimants aren’t ‘scroungers’ or ‘shirkers’

Daniel Pryor July 23, 2013 1

(Photograph by Helen Cobain) Daniel Pryor criticises right-wing attitudes towards the welfare state and its recipients. I am going to plead with you to adopt a more compassionate, caring and understanding view of benefit

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