Tag Archives: Nigel Farage

On welfare, it is UKIP playing catch up with Labour and the Tories

Nigel Farage ncrj

On Welfare, UKIP is taking its lead from Labour and the Conservatives.

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Politicians will never please the public on immigration, so they should stop trying

Immigration ncrj

On immigration, we demand that our politicians serve us a dish of fried snowballs and then feign disappointment when they fail to deliver it.

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The public are being left without a positive vision of the state

David Cameron ncrj

Disengagement from the state is aiding the rise of UKIP.

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UKIP’s rise isn’t the end of politics – but it does mean the end of the left-right continuum

Farage ncr2j

UKIP has short-circuited the left-right continuum and defied triangulation.

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Video: Tony Blair smacks down a ranting Nigel Farage

Whatever your opinion of the former prime minister, he certainly knows how to take the argument to Nigel Farage.

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10 things you should know about UKIP’s new MEPs

A closer look at 10 of the UK’s new representatives in Brussels is shocking, even by UKIP’s standards.

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The uncomfortable truth is that Labour can learn something from Nigel Farage

Ed Miliband no copyrightj

At least the UKIP leader avoids the dizzying spin which the voters are seeing through so clearly.

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How can Labour defeat UKIP?

Left Foot Forward asked a number of leading progressives what they think Labour needs to do to defeat UKIP.

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Structural inequality, not immigration, is the UK’s problem

Inequality 2j

The answer to poverty isn’t to pitch one worker against another of a different nationality; it’s to combat the systems and structures that lead to such inequality.

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Three left-wing answers to the questions posed by UKIP

Farage ncr2j

Don’t despair, there are progressive answers to the questions posed by UKIP.

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