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Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Sportsnight #7: 2013, Football, Sir Alex Ferguson’s Retirement

May 8, 2013

Good evening and welcome to Sportsnight. Due to today’s shock football announcement, tonight’s scheduled action has been postponed. Instead, we have a tribute dedicated to Sir Alex Ferguson. Wednesday morning. The usual breakfast hassles of trying to get the kids ready for school, whilst getting ready for another working day. The radio was on in […]

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Mr East Goes To The Movies: No

May 8, 2013

On 5 October 1988 Chile held a national referendum on whether to give dictator, Augusto Pinochet a further 8 years of power.  The referendum was required under the Chilean constitution and followed an earlier referendum in 1980.    The 1980 referendum had been rigged and everyone expected exactly the same thing to happen in 1988.   Indeed […]

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Legal Aid and Free Schools: Two Policies One Hypocrisy

May 8, 2013

Choice, choice and more choice – is, we are told by the Tories, the answer to all our ills. The more choice and the more competition the better. For education, they tell us that the more choice a parent has over where to send little Johnny, the more he will achieve academically. And, as a […]

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