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‘Devastated’: Jo Swinson apologises to Lib Dems for election failure ‘Devastated’: Jo Swinson apologises to Lib Dems for election failure

[applause] This winter election has been dark in more ways than one. Leaders evading scrutiny, whether it was Corbyn ducking phone ins or Johnson hiding in a fridge; voters feeling forced to choose the least worst option, squeezing out positivity. Even before it started, we saw an exodus of MPs, especially women, ground down by…

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Ash Sarkar on the Fake News Election  🤥 Ash Sarkar on the Fake News Election 🤥

The BBC is the most important cultural institution we have in this country after Boy Better Know but the problem i, is that it has slipped from those lofty standards to which we hold it. So instead of being an impartial broadcaster, holding all politicians to account, and giving them an equally hard time their…

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What the UK general election means for Northern Ireland | FT What the UK general election means for Northern Ireland | FT

[MUSIC PLAYING] LAURA HUGHES: We’ve come to Northern Ireland to look at the impacts of Brexit and the upcoming general election on the region. Behind me is the Peace Wall, a symbol of the troubles that this part of the UK has faced for years. Well be talking to those fighting on both sides of…

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Austerity, racism, the NHS and Brexit: Corbyn and Johnson clash in BBC debate Austerity, racism, the NHS and Brexit: Corbyn and Johnson clash in BBC debate

What Conservative governments always do is look after the very richest within our society. They’ve done very, very well in the years of austerity, while it’s communities all over the country that have paid for it with closed libraries, closed swimming pools, out of reach, pricing on sports facilities, lack of housing, increased stress, increased…

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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode December 7, 2019 PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode December 7, 2019

>>Sreenivasan: ON THIS EDITION FOR SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7: AN UPDATE ON THE SHOOTING AT A PENSACOLA NAVAL BASE; IN OUR SIGNATURE SEGMENT, SCOTLAND EYES AN OPPORTUNITY FOR INDEPENDENCE AS GREAT BRITAIN HEADS TO THE POLLS. NEXT ON PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND.FROM THE TISCH WNET STUDIOS ATLINCOLN CENTER IN NEW YORK,HARI SREENIVASAN.>>Sreenivasan: GOOD EVENING, AND THANKS FOR…

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Inside the Manifestos (Elections, Generally) Inside the Manifestos (Elections, Generally)

Hey Michael, we haven’t had a new video in ages… What’s going on!? (M) Quick Alex, there’s only a week until polling day! We have to decide how we’re going to vote! (A) How should we do that? Should we do one of those political compass quizzes? No Alex! They’re biased! The manifestos, we need…

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EXPOSED: The Secret Elite Group Worth £50 Billion Funding the Tory Party | Peter Geoghegan EXPOSED: The Secret Elite Group Worth £50 Billion Funding the Tory Party | Peter Geoghegan

Almost all the Conservative Party’s money comes from private donors and lots of it comes from the super wealthy Here at openDemocracy we revealed recently that the Conservative Party gets over £130 million from this tiny group of donors called The Leaders Group So what do they get for their money? Well we don’t actually…

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Are The Tories Actually  Strong On The Economy? 🤔 Are The Tories Actually Strong On The Economy? 🤔

We’re supposed to think that the Conservative party are good with the economy. Sure, they might be cartoonishly evil “It is to end the free movement of people, once and for all” – but ultimately rich people are good with money, That’s why they’re rich! There’s just one problem with that theory however It’s not…

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