Category Archives: Ed Milliband

Something to Celebrate

I can’t celebrate the fact that someone has died, no matter who they are. Yes, their policies were divisive and selfish, but to revel in death, is ghoulish at best, and sickening at worst. What does it serve? It is … Continue reading

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Who would redistribute wealth more?

If a measure of how progressive you are, is your top rate of tax, then is it possible that an independent Scotland could end up being more right wing than the rest of the UK? Well, we now know that … Continue reading

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Conference Day Four: Questions and Friends

You have to have a thick skin at conference. You attend several fringe meetings; take part in policy seminars, you even present at every session of conference, but you just can’t seem to get your point heard. On the conference … Continue reading

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Conference day Three: Ed’s speech

I’ve just come out of Ed’s speech, and here are my first impressions. There are some important themes in there, and I’ve noticed that other shadow ministers have been tapping into them as well this week. Taking on vested interest, … Continue reading

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Conference Day Zero: Let Ed be Ed

I’ve just got back from the delegates reception, and I’ve heard Ed Miliband give a speech live for the first time. He’s not just a good speaker, he’s a great speaker, and we need to have more people hear him … Continue reading

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John goes to Conference

I am lucky enough to have been selected as the Angus CLP delegate to the annual Labour Party conference, which this year is being held in Liverpool at the end of the month. This is my first time at attending conference, and I’m looking forward to it Continue reading

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Email to Ed Miliband – its our NHS

Dear Ed, Congratualtions on being elected our Leader. I wish you well, and will fight every day to make sure that Labour wins the next general election and you are our next Prime Minister. However, I am not emailing you … Continue reading

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