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Edward Snowden on governmental spying

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog:
This 20 September 2019 video from the USA says about itself: Snowden Explains Terrifying Government Spying Powers.

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Potential #racism by Wirral officials. And it’s all gone quiet over there! Yet again!

Who remembers this?  #Racism The above gem appeared in Private Eye around autumn two years ago and the incident it briefly refers to received much more detailed coverage on Wirral Leaks, but strangely never made it into the national media. There … Continue reading

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#Racism Exclusive – Tory Councillor David Burgess-Joyce, who sent an allegedly #racist tweet to David Lammy MP, is to be formally investigated by Wirral Council

The original Wirral In It Together article: It’s almost three weeks since we lodged a Standards Complaint against Wirral Tory Councillor David Burgess-Joyce. An update We lodged a Standards Complaint with Wirral Council on 17th July as follows: The offending Councillor … Continue reading

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“Bloody Health & Safety”. Our political tale was included in the Write Time, Write Place anthology

Bloody Health & Safety. A short story by Paul Cardin. r. John Fairfax MP was born free, but the people of his constituency were in chains. Today, a reckoning was coming, one which he was determined to turn and face. … Continue reading

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Wirral Council Extraordinary Meeting of 25th February 2019. Called to discuss the Hoylake Celtic Manor Golf Resort

The following information was drawn this evening from the Wirral Council website and is published without comment. Beneath this, following the announcement of former Labour Councillor Chris Meaden’s newly Independent status, is some updated information regarding the make-up of council … Continue reading

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The unfair sacking of Andrew Smith, NHS whistleblower and trade union representative. A heady cocktail of tainted ingredients. Or how CQC, NHS Improvement & Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust worked together on FPPR.

Originally posted on Alexander's Excavations:
By Dr Minh Alexander NHS whistleblower and former consultant psychiatrist 7 February 2019   Summary  The government and its arms length bodies continue to protect poor senior NHS managers. The Kark FPPR Review report…

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Saudi crown prince’s oil business failure

Originally posted on Dear Kitty. Some blog: This 1 February 2019 video says about itself: 🇸🇦 Why did Saudi Aramco‘s ambitious selloff fail? l Al Jazeera English Saudi Aramco was supposed to be the biggest stock market offering of…

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RIP Jeremy Hardy, comedian, commentator, Socialist.

Far too young. Brilliantly funny, a deeply compassionate and caring person. We will miss him very much 😪 RIP Jeremy Hardy.Far too young. — Wirral in It Together ⏳ (@Wirral_In_It) February 1, 2019

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Hard Times

Originally posted on kilfoyleonpolitics:
It was absolutely right of Steve Rotheram to attack the bloated bureaucracy being foisted on the metromayoralty by Joe Anderson, in anticipation of him getting the job. For this arrogant man to dismiss the cost as…

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Frank Field. Is he “Feeding Britain”, as claimed?

As his long career in public life comes to a close, Frank Field was meeting royalty yesterday in his Birkenhead constituency.  See all the local and national newspapers for the gushing coverage. Ever the one to promote his own causes, … Continue reading

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