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R.I.P. N.H.S.

Posted: 2nd April 2013 by agentfluffy in Inspired by recent news
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http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/farewell-to-the-nhs-19482013-a-dear-and-trusted-friend-finally-murdered-by-tory-ideologues-8555503.html I am saddened by this of course but I’m mostly feeling angry at myself and everyone else who has watched the gentle poisoning of the NHS for the last few years, and hasn’t done anything. It all started with the ridiculously incompetent private finance idea. However you want to try to spin it, it’s […]

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I believe that the decision by the judges to hold a closed trial for Anders Breivik is flawed. And not just because it is anathema to the basic principle of free speech. Firstly and foremost I think families of those killed, the country as a whole and to a lesser extent the rest of the […]

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I would perhaps have liked to start my blog with a moderately less controversial topic but the time of my first impulse to post has coincided with a story in the news.  This news story. Which IMO falls into the category of someone getting into trouble for saying something fairly obviously correct but about a […]