“Iâ€™m not into politics.Â I donâ€™t understand it. It doesnâ€™t affect my life. Why should I vote?”
Those words were blurted at me after the very mention of â€˜General Electionâ€™ to a random young passer-by. It doesnâ€™t take a genius to realise that the level of apathy towards politics and its workings is sky high amongst […]
As part of The Multicultural Politic‘s coverage on the General Election, we will be reviewing the parties’ manifesto pledges and policy of particular interest, we start by looking at the important and emotive topic of immigration and making our own case for a different policy direction.
What is striking about the mainstream parties (the so-called Big […]Read more →
Ben Stevenson of the Communist Party of Britain spoke with TMP about why he is standing to become the next member of Parliament for the Croydon North constituency. We invite and welcome his competitors also to respond.
TMP: What are your top 2 priorities for your constituency of Croydon North?
I thought that this election would be fought on the principles, philosophies, and policies that would make Britain a better place and speed up the recovery after the bankers led us into the deepest recession ever in 70 years.Â I have been proved wrong already.Â Instead dealing with how to mend the economy, get businesses […]Read more →
On Wednesday 21st April at the Guardian Climate Minister Debate in London, the room was crammed with the luminaries of the climate world. 10:10, Oxfam, WWF, Greenpeace, Climate Rush, Green Alliance and the UK Youth Climate Coalition were there, as well as environmental journalist George Monbiot waiting like an attack dog in […]Read more →
As part of TMP’s spotlight on the 2010 UK General Election, we will be giving prospective parliamentary candidates (PPCs), a chance to have their say to our readership. Earlier this month, we sent emails to candidates across the political spectrum and across the country, inviting them to answer our questions and put their views forward. […]Read more →
On the Today programme yesterday morning,Â Monday 19 April, Tim Montgomerie ofÂ Conservative Home, standing in because no official spokesman from his party was yet ready to go on air, said that the support for the Liberal Democrats meant â€œwhat we are seeing is an anti-politics phenomenonâ€.
On the contrary, it is political in the best sense. […]
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