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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

#766: 1966, Tony Galla, In Love

September 25, 2013

Exactly forty years ago to this very night, Wigan Casino had its first all-nighter. It was a seminal music event. For the next eight years, Northern Soul dominated much of the underground music scene in the North West. Up here Northern Soul was bigger than punk, bigger than New Wave, bigger than Disco, bigger than […]

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The Longest Suicide Note in History – According to the Daily Mail

September 25, 2013

Yesterday, Ed Miliband announced his political vision. Today, the right wing went ballistic and collectively screamed, “socialism returns!” The Daily Mail even compared Ed Miliband’s speech to the Michael Foot/Labour Manifesto of 1983 – dubbed “the longest suicide note in history.” So, the Daily Mail think that the following Labour Party policies are political suicide:- […]

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Welcome to Milibandism

September 25, 2013

Well, how was it for you? Ed Miliband’s speech to the Labour Conference was a hugely significant moment. It was the moment that he set the battle lines of difference between the tried and failed ideology of Thatcherism and a new way in which to shape politics – though the birth of Milibandism. Ed Miliband […]

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