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The housing white paper dodged the real issue - Green Belt!
Compared to most other countries the UK has lots of green and pleasant bits you could build houses on and lots of other bits that are neither green nor pleasant but similarly lacking houses.  A great deal of this land without houses on is called "green belt...
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can numbers tell you if someone is racist?
I was looking at some numbers last night (l am always looking at numbers I find them easier than people).  As you might guess I don't like the emotion in politics and like to stick to the numbers - even with all this fake news l trust my skill in making sen...
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lies damm lies and methodological problems
There always used to be two inflation measures RPI and CPI.  Basically RPI is calculated differently, represents more of what inflation really feels like to ordinary people and generally comes out higher.  It was always the quoted number on TV news and in t...
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Housing in the UK has been turned on its head - its official!
Last week some data came out that showed in certain parts of the country it was cheaper to pay off a repayment mortgage than rent a house!  This was proof, if any was needed that the housing market has gone completely on its head. What this demonstrates is ...
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So what is wrong with a wall across the Mexican border exactly?
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don't get why people, especially in the uk, have a problem with trump building
a wall and are making out hence he must be an idiot?  This seems a bit like
hypocrisy in the uk because we have only the one land border and it is one of
the most fortified tun...
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The future's bright the future's orange
What I found most striking about the inauguration apart from Donald's speech was Melania's dress. Even though she didn't know her, Mrs Obamas dress designer said she would not make an outfit for Melania.  Melania needn't have worried.  I was dumbstruck by h...
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Sad end to Obama
President Obsma ended his presidency calling on people to get out and protest, protest what exactly? Democracy? This to me was an ugly end to an ugly one hundred undignified days.  100!days when the old president is expected to shut up. It has been a hundre...
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when literally doesn't mean literally
The other day they were talking about Donald Trump making things up and they cited a statement he made that "President Obama literally founded ISIS" as being a misstatement.  I wholeheartedly disagree! This is only a misstatement  if he meant literally mean...
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Likely inflation jump will hit the poorest 10% of the population twice as hard as the richest
Pre-Brexit things were just starting to look good.  For me as a local government employee l was pleased about a 1% per year pay deal that was going to provide a real terms pay rise to claw back losses since 2008.  a 1% pay rise looked pretty good in a world...
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