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The young can vote with their feet

Published: March 10, 2016
Written by Andrew Rosthorn

Fifteen in every hundred young Brits would consider emigrating from the UK if the country voted for Brexit – according to a nationwide telephone poll. The office-letting firm OfficeBroker polled …

Labour MEP Is No Quitter

Published: February 20, 2016
Written by Andrew Rosthorn

Hours after the leaders of the European Union offered David Cameron a deal to go with his June referendum, Labour’s leader in the European Parliament launched an EU membership campaign …

Trident Successor: What About The Workers?

Published: January 11, 2016
Written by Andrew Rosthorn

The GMB union will call a conference of workers threatened by cancellation of the Trident Successor submarine project. With a warning for leader Jeremy Corbyn, General Secretary Paul Kenny reminded …

Grand Theft Auto Spy

Published: January 10, 2016
Written by Andrew Rosthorn

A university researcher eavesdropped on video gamers to measure the brutality of the games they play against the aggression in their language. Observing game players chatting on the Reddit social …

Social dumping test case was bogus

Published: December 21, 2015
Written by Andrew Rosthorn

The attorney general in Cyprus has ordered a criminal investigation after the discovery of a bogus court case at the European Court of Justice. Case 189/14 Bogdan Chain v. Atlanco appears to have …

Murdoch Behind Closed Doors in Whitehall

Published: December 17, 2015
Written by Andrew Rosthorn
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Four days after the Crown Prosecution Service announced that the Murdoch empire will face no corporate phone hacking or corruption charges, Media Reform Coalition revealed meetings between News UK executives …

Voter Secrecy Under Threat

Published: November 16, 2015
Written by Andrew Rosthorn
Search Electoral Roll

Ian Hurst, author and former secret agent handler in Northern Ireland’s ‘dirty war’, is facing fresh complaints about selling personal details on his Search Electoral Roll scheme. People who took …

Orbán Erases Europe’s Islamic History

Published: October 18, 2015
Written by Andrew Rosthorn
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The Hungarian prime-minister told a German magazine last week that the 750,000 young Turks invited to work in Germany between 1961 and 1973 belong to German history and therefore Europe’s …