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Archive for January, 2012

The dreamers who gave us the eurozone stand condemned

This was a policy blunder born of arrogance and insouciance at the highest levels


When the people can see what fairness is, why can’t Miliband?

At the last election, many Labour supporters were angry about the party’s position on welfare


What happens when even your supporters don’t believe in you?

The problem is that Ed Miliband is too clever for his own good


What women see in the mirror is self-hatred

Women feel depressed because the ‘ideal shape’ is almost as remote from reality as Barbie’s


If I can stick to a New Year resolution, so can anyone

The key is to be kinder than usual to yourself, and to get the stick-carrot ratio right