Tag Archives: privatisation

Reversing privatisation would save households £250 a year

electra

Polls also show the majority of the public would support bringing services under public ownership.

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Privatising probation puts public safety at risk

Chris Grayling

What the government is proposing goes against everything we know about cutting re-offending

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Voters want public ownership – politicians need to listen

East coast

Two-thirds of the public believe energy should be in public ownership. Yet only one party mentions this as an option.

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The success of East Coast shows that another model can work. And that’s why it terrifies the government

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The government has pressed ahead with privatisation of the East Coast Mainline precisely because of its success.

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Corporate power has become a governing institution in its own right

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Corporations once lobbied politicians to win approval for their pet policies – now it’s the other way round.

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The greed of energy corporations results in thousands of deaths each year

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Fuel poverty will end only when we bring our energy supply back under democratic control.

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By-election candidates are still refusing to answer questions on the NHS

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With a likely win days away, UKIP candidate Mark Reckless still has not made his NHS policy clear.

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No time to waste – six months to save our NHS

Keep NHS public

If the NHS continues down the road of privatisation, it will cease to exist as we know it.

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Government announces ‘preferred bidders’ for probation contracts: service in chaos as privatisation goes ahead

Chris Grayling

Chris Grayling is rushing ahead with government plans to privatise probation services.

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How the coalition is privatising state education

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Never mind the future threat of for-profit schools, privatisation of English state schools is already underway.

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