"How about an energy plan that looks 10 or 15 years into the future?"
"The provision of welfare to under-25s allows the young to go straight from dependence on daddy to dependence on the state"
"To avoid three points on my licence I had to attend a “driving awareness” course - the best four hours I have spent in decades"
"Theresa May's immigration rhetoric does nothing except stoke the worst aspects of people’s personalities"
"The Daily Mail's attack on Ralph Miliband smacks of an old argument being used for a new purpose"
Birthdays, begging and the difficulty of applying 'The Big Issue method'
"I understood for the first time why some are driven to mug people, and others beg in the street..."
"Dave and his breadmaker, Ed and the Daily Mail... it means we miss stories like one half of Chase and Status setting up a free school"
"Our intention has always been to give something in return, so the public are being asked not for aid but for trade"
"I despair of the modern political machine - but despise more the carbuncle of cynicism attached to it"
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