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Coronavirus test and trace programme hit by further disasters on only its second day — Vox Political

This is going well, isn’t it? Let me put it another way: it isn’t. There are serious IT problems which …Continue reading → via Coronavirus test and trace programme hit by further disasters on only its second day — Vox Political

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The most damning pandemic summary you’ll read today — SKWAWKBOX

European death figures shame England’s shambolic and ideologically-driven government A simple tweet listing the deaths in Europe by country is the most damning summary of the government’s performance in England. Martin Keatings tweeted out the deaths in European countries published … Continue reading

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POLL: as Boris passes the buck, would YOU send a child to school on June 1? — Vox Political

Boris Johnson has refused to take responsibility for deciding what should happen if teachers don’t turn up when schools reopen …Continue reading → via POLL: as Boris passes the buck, would YOU send a child to school on June 1? — … Continue reading

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Video: US police officer caught opening fire with ‘pepper bullets’ on journalists BEHIND the lines reporting on riots – right-wing bots immediately deploy — SKWAWKBOX

Video shows man clearly repeated firing away from rioters at reporters behind police lines – even reloading to fire again Shocking video shows a police officer in Louisville, Kentucky, intentionally and repeatedly firing on broadcast journalists – even pausing to … Continue reading

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Couple in six month wait for Universal Credit claim due to coronavirus delays — Govt Newspeak

‘We have had to miss gas and electric payments’: Glasgow couple in six month wait for Universal Credit claim Benefit assessment delays due to coronavirus has cost a couple thousands as they wait for their claim to be finalised. The … Continue reading

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Cummings’s arrogance and ignorance mean he should face criminal prosecution – for his driving — Vox Political

Dominic Cummings’s presumptuous decision to hold a press conference in Downing Street over his decision to break lockdown rules so …Continue reading → via Cummings’s arrogance and ignorance mean he should face criminal prosecution – for his driving — Vox Political

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Boo for Boris! 8pm TODAY – May 26 — Vox Political

Who’s going to open a window and ‘Boo for Boris’ today at 8pm? His failure to get a grip on …Continue reading → via Boo for Boris! 8pm TODAY – May 26 — Vox Political

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“Would you go on a 60-mile trip to test your eyesight?” Gove: “I have on occasions in the past” — SKWAWKBOX

Tory operation to save Dominic Cummings plumbs new depths The Tory scramble to save Dominic Cummings’s skin reached a new low today when Michael Gove appeared on LBC. Asked whether he would take a 60-mile drive ‘to test his eyesight’ … Continue reading

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Excl: leaked report whitewash continues: Starmer using forensic computer investigators – on those who compiled report — SKWAWKBOX

Party continues to focus on those who compiled report more than behaviour it exposed Labour’s investigation of the leaked party report shows every sign of being the whitewash Labour members feared. The report alleges that an array of senior staffers: … Continue reading

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Coronavirus: Iain Duncan Smith thinks the economy is more important than lives — Vox Political

Why did Theresa May give this dimwit a knighthood? Was it to mess up whoever succeeded her as Tory leader? … Continue reading → via Coronavirus: Iain Duncan Smith thinks the economy is more important than lives — Vox Political

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