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Open Letter To Tom Watson About Brexit

Originally posted on Turning the Tide:
? Dear Tom Watson A significant number of Labour Party Members have experienced ever growing disgust over your determination to represent your views as our own over Brexit, when in truth, the membership has…

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The Greatest Bird On Earth

Originally posted on G. J. Gamble :
No British summer would be complete without the screech of Swifts darting overhead. This distinctive call is incomparably evocative of a blissful, warm summers day; for me a trigger of childhood memories playing out…

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ill at ease and strange release

Strange as it may seem to some, my best, most refreshing, sleep frequently occurs after the returning daylight hours have become established. No matter how restless, torturous, or even relaxed the preceding bed-rest hours have been, any sleep attained after … Continue reading

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A Quick And Yet

Painfully restless nights have been showering me in abundance of late; how I yearn for those times when bed-rest actually proved restful and, one had the joy of waking refreshed to the new morn, albeit assisted by a strong caffeinated … Continue reading

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Beware far-right candidates posing as ‘independents’ in local elections

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
Labour MP Jo Cox was murdered by a local far-right extremist in her constituency who hated ethnic and religious diversity, her tolerance and her opposition to Brexit. So it’s probably not surprising that other local…

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Police insp who shopped Diane Abbott for drinking on train faced disciplinary for far-right comments

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
The retired Met’ Detective Chief Inspector who took a photograph of Diane Abbott MP drinking a mojito on a train was disciplined and forced into early retirement because of his far-right wing posts on…

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Campaigning against antisemitism only – while ignoring other racism – is simply white supremacy in action

Originally posted on Pride's Purge:
This might be my most controversial blogpost yet. But truth hurts sometimes. And here it is. Antisemitism exists in the UK. Real, stomach-churning Holocaust denial, hatred for Jews so strong some people would literally…

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