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Re: Why ? Tue Nov 23, 2021 1:58 pm  
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I don't think it had anything to do with Johnson. It was because of Brexit. Something like 75% of Labour marginals voted to leave in 2016, so it was political suicide for Labour to try and push for another referendum in 2019.
Re: Why ? Tue Nov 23, 2021 5:21 pm  
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Jack Burton wrote:
I don't think it had anything to do with Johnson. It was because of Brexit. Something like 75% of Labour marginals voted to leave in 2016, so it was political suicide for Labour to try and push for another referendum in 2019.


Spot on.
Corbyn sat on the fence and pretty much kept quiet on the whole Brexit issue, apart from expressing concerns on workers rights but, he was no fan of the EU, which gave "vote leave" a free run against an already unpopular PM (Cameron) and leave certainly ran the better campaign, albeit riddled with lies and false claims, many of which are being seen for what they were but, alas it's too late and N. Ireland has been right royally shafted and we are left with a joke PM "leading" the country.
We'd be better off with Pepper Pig in charge.
Re: Why ? Tue Nov 23, 2021 9:25 pm  
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Another step towards private health care. Hope you all and your kids and your grandkids will have enough money to cope.
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Re: Why ? Tue Nov 23, 2021 9:34 pm  
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Another step towards private health care. Hope you all and your kids and your grandkids will have enough money to cope.
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Re: Why ? Tue Nov 23, 2021 11:33 pm  
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Another step towards private health care. Hope you all and your kids and your grandkids will have enough money to cope.

Amazing what's just been voted through and not a single bit of news reporting from the totally at-heel BBC. This isn't what people voted for, isn't what the Tories ran on. It's quite shameless really.
"Brian McDermott, with a wry smile, nods when asked if he remembers a specific incident which made him realise he was a prick. 'I do', he murmurs."
Re: Why ? Wed Nov 24, 2021 3:48 am  
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The Tories have no sense of shame, they think it’s too difficult to live on 82 grand a year without a second job.
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Re: Why ? Wed Nov 24, 2021 7:21 am  
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Willzay wrote:
Another step towards private health care. Hope you all and your kids and your grandkids will have enough money to cope.

Will it be any easier under tuther lot? won't health care insurance take care of that?
Re: Why ? Wed Nov 24, 2021 7:26 am  
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Another step towards private health care. Hope you all and your kids and your grandkids will have enough money to cope.

They will if they are all lorry drivers.
Re: Why ? Wed Nov 24, 2021 7:28 am  
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The Tories have no sense of shame, they think it’s too difficult to live on 82 grand a year without a second job.

I'm quite shocked and surprised it's only the Tories that have a second job :shock:
Re: Why ? Wed Nov 24, 2021 7:33 am  
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Will it be any easier under tuther lot?

The standard line of the resolute defender of the Tory party. To which the answer is, almost certainly.
"Brian McDermott, with a wry smile, nods when asked if he remembers a specific incident which made him realise he was a prick. 'I do', he murmurs."
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