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Archive for April, 2012

We need to help more independents to break the stranglehold

The rules are unfairly stacked against Siobhan Benita


Clegg needs to find an exit route from Lords reform

It’s not as if the Lords perform badly. They have been doing a fine job recently


How dodgy postal votes may decide our next government

The problem is they don’t guarantee you a secret ballot


Judge women on their ability – not on their age or their looks

They’re patronised when they’re young, and deemed past it at their peak


Labour’s wrong if it thinks it’s time for a shift to the left

If Labour had been less arrogant and complacent in Bradford West, it could have won