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Social media reacts as Liz Truss claims she was ‘brought down by the left-wing economic establishment’
Liz Truss

Social media reacts as Liz Truss claims she was ‘brought down by the left-wing economic establishment’

Liz Truss has written a rather long essay claiming she was brought down by the left-wing economic establishment. Here’s what Twitter had to say in reaction

Decades of initiatives didn’t solve poverty. What can we do now?
poverty

Decades of initiatives didn’t solve poverty. What can we do now?

Those with plenty have got plenty more out of recent crises, says John Bird – while we’re left with millions worried sick about fuel and food

Tory MP Neil Parish resigns after admitting twice watching porn in the House of Commons
Westminster sleaze

Tory MP Neil Parish resigns after admitting twice watching porn in the House of Commons

Tiverton and Honiton MP Parish, 65, said on the first occasion he had been looking at tractors and got onto another website “that had a very similar name”. The second time was deliberate.

The controversial new laws rushed through by the government this week
Politics

The controversial new laws rushed through by the government this week

What people are saying about the long-awaited levelling up white paper
Levelling up

What people are saying about the long-awaited levelling up white paper

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The government’s levelling up policies are very similar to axed plans from 5 years ago
Levelling Up

The government’s levelling up policies are very similar to axed plans from 5 years ago

How experts think the government should actually be levelling up the country
Levelling Up

How experts think the government should actually be levelling up the country

This government cannot be trusted with the public purse
John Bird

This government cannot be trusted with the public purse

Nusrat Ghani Islamophobia scandal ‘could put ethnic minority women off a career in politics’
Politics

Nusrat Ghani Islamophobia scandal ‘could put ethnic minority women off a career in politics’

DWP discriminated against disabled people in switch to universal credit, says court
Universal Credit

DWP discriminated against disabled people in switch to universal credit, says court

‘Pensioners died without getting their due’ from DWP, says scathing report
pensions

‘Pensioners died without getting their due’ from DWP, says scathing report

MPs vote through ‘deeply depressing’ voter ID laws
Elections

MPs vote through ‘deeply depressing’ voter ID laws

‘He is alone on this one’: Fury at Boris Johnson excuses after PMQs showdown
partygate

‘He is alone on this one’: Fury at Boris Johnson excuses after PMQs showdown

‘Like something out of The Thick of It’: Tories blast PM’s leadership ahead of Covid vote
Government

‘Like something out of The Thick of It’: Tories blast PM’s leadership ahead of Covid vote