From the daily archives:

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

#321: 1992, The Wedding Present, Let’s Make Some Plans

November 2, 2011

Back in 1992, the only time Bobby West would rouse himself from his bed was his monthly trip down to Hackney’s Our Price Records to purchase the latest record from The Wedding Present, as Dave Gedge et al strove to release a new single each month. Nineteen years later, I have to say that some […]

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Squatting Should Not Be A Crime

November 2, 2011

Occasionally on these pages we have disagreements.   Back in February Ray and Jackie had very different takes on the abolition of ASBOs.    Yesterday Ray posted a piece in support of the government’s proposals to criminalise ‘squatting’ adopting the very same arguments of the government in putting forward the measures, that squatting is akin to theft. […]

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Cricket Spot-Fixing Scandal: Butt, Amir and Asif, made their fans cheer a sham

November 2, 2011

Here at Allthatsleft we like our sport, and in particular we like our cricket. Not sure why we particularly like cricket, because none of us could wield a bat or bowl a ball (though I once saw Jackie, whose eyesight isn’t the best, and was totally pissed at the time, making a stubborn 16 in […]

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