Category Archives: Left Foot Forward

Poll shows that Conservatives are now considered more right wing than UKIP

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The ComRes survey suggests that Labour could lose centre-ground votes to Farage.

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This week’s most read: breastfeeding, deficit reduction and a roads revolution

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TweetThe most read stories on Left Foot Forward this week:  1. Ignore Farage and worry about the real breastfeeding scandal – Jill Rutter 2. We don’t need Osborne’s ‘roads revolution’ – we need a green revolution – Josiah Mortimer 3. Why Labour’s deficit plans are genuinely different to those of the government – James Bloodworth 4. Only the Green […]

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G20 growth up to 0.9 per cent

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The OECD have released data showing that GDP in the G20 area grew by 0.9 per cent in the third quarter of 2014, up from 0.8 per cent in the previous quarter.

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How hidden cameras bring human rights violators to justice

Intimidation and harassment of women thrive in atmospheres where perpetrators feel they can act with impunity.

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Coalition is doing nothing to help hungry families

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Damning new report finds that food banks are carrying out their work completely without government help

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This week’s most read: Migration Watch, free speech and the working class

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The most read articles on Left Foot Forward this week.

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The Half Decents: Rock and roll across the political divide for Syria relief

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Some causes transcend political barriers. The plight of those trapped between the murderers of the Islamic State and the slaughter at the hands of Assad’s forces is one of those issues.

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False hope for equal pay in latest ONS report

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Despite some surprise figures, women are still earning significantly less overall than men.

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This week’s most read: Osborne slapped down, Julien Blanc and a conversation with Natalie Bennett

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The most read articles on Left Foot Forward this week.

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Natalie Bennett: We would not prop up a Tory government

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Left Foot Forward editor James Bloodworth caught up with Natalie Bennett yesterday in the appropriately named ‘Ozone Cafe’ to talk about the television leader’s debate and more.

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