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Grenfell Tower Burned: The Ramifications

5 months ago Ricardo Hylton 1
The incineration of Grenfell Tower on June 14, the deadliest fire in Britain in more than a century, is now a national tragedy. The London police on Friday blamed flammable materials used in the facade for the spread of the blaze and said the investigation could bring charges of manslaughter. Hundreds of families were evacuated Read More

Election called to bring stability has brought chaos

5 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
The week prior, she declined to show up for a debate, leaving the Labour leader to accost her deputy, Amber Rudd. “I would just say this to Amber: If you think this is a country at ease with itself, have you been to a food bank?” Corbyn said. “Have you seen people sleeping around our Read More

Theresa May and the Conservatives rebuffed

5 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
Political scientists are often sniffy about campaigns. They think that campaigns have at best a minimal impact on election results and sometimes have none whatsoever. Alan Abramowitz, an American political scientist, expressed his discipline’s received wisdom with reference to his country’s elections in an article in the Washington Post: When you’re in the middle of Read More

The Invisible Aliens Endorse Jeremy Corbyn

5 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
Theresa May’s plan to hoodwink the British public has not been going so well in recent weeks. The Prime minister who called a cynical election to “strengthen her hand in the negotiations” may end up watching them from home. Strong and Stable! Psssh “The Tory ‘strength and stability’ message has been undermined throughout the campaign. The Read More

Jeremy Corbyn Closes In

6 months ago Ricardo Hylton 0
The UK election was supposed to be a coronation. But Labour is closing the gap with the Tories and now stands just three points from Theresa May’s party, a new YouGov poll shows. The poll, commissioned by The Times, found the Conservative lead has slipped dramatically in recent weeks and is now within the margin of Read More

Manifesto Destiny

6 months ago Chad 0
Britain’s political parties released their election manifestos. The Conservative one contained the expected rhetoric on Brexit and also kept a pledge on to reduce net migration to under 100,000 (a target the Tories have missed since 2010) and a promise to deal with the spiraling cost of social care.   Labour’s offering, which Jeremy Corbyn, Read More

The Conservatives are Anti-Poor!

6 months ago Chad 0
Will it rain in Manchester in January? Did Muhammad Ali talk trash to his opponents in the squared circle? Are the Conservatives anti-poor? The answers to these inquiries are as clear as a cube of solid sunshine: Yes, Yes and Hell yeah! The Invisible Aliens have always found it curious that a political party claiming Read More

Labour Manifesto Leaked and all Hell Broke Loose

6 months ago Chad 0
A draft of Labour’s general election manifesto was leaked last week. It included plans to nationalise parts of the energy industry and scrap tuition fees. It contains policies on nationalising railways and renewing the Trident weapons system and suggests Labour will not leave the European Union without a deal. The shadow chancellor said the leak Read More