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Am I a ‘bleeding heart liberal’ if I don’t celebrate Margaret Thatcher’s death?

Years ago, Chumbawamba (one of my favourite bands of all time, writer/performers of my fourth-favourite album of all time) recorded an EP that was to be released when Margaret Thatcher died. You had to pre-order it, and in return the … Continue reading

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Margaret Thatcher, 1925 – 2013

So, Margaret Thatcher has died. I can’t pretend to be saddened by the news. I’m sorry if that bluntness upsets anyone, but I’m pretty sure Baroness Thatcher herself would not have wanted people who didn’t like her politics to pretend … Continue reading

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