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Yes, we probably need to better define “neoliberalism”
Yes, we probably need to better define “neoliberalism”

Well. Twitter seems to be in a bit of a state. That’s not new. But this week’s debate is over whether neoliberalism is really a

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1997 – The 1997 General Election
1997 – The 1997 General Election

1 May 1997 – United Kingdom TRIGGER WARNING: The images and video associated with this post may be “too nineties” for young children, and may

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1994 – The Rwandan Genocide

6 April 1994 – Kigali When a aeroplane carrying the President was shot down over Rwanda’s capital, Kigali, the government responded in brutal fashion. The

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That guy is just the worst. The. Worst, you guys…
That guy is just the worst. The. Worst, you guys…

The Independent ran a piece this week on whether David Cameron risked becoming the worst prime minister of all time. Like, in forever, guys. Srsly.

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‘He “Earned” Every Penny’?
‘He “Earned” Every Penny’?

Most of us get a pop-up toaster or a tea maker; if lucky, a slap-up office party. Sir Robert Crichton-Brown left Rothmans shareholders’ meeting £750,000

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