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Issue No. 2276

‘When we think of occupations we think of the Nazis. What you’re doing is imposing your will on everybody else’

Sky News’s Adam Boulton to an Occupy London protester


‘Embarassed’

Lib Dem business secretary Vince Cable after being fined a discounted £500 for failing to pay a VAT bill


‘Supper—it was hardly a dinner’

Tax chief Dave Hartnett when asked if he had dinner with Goldman Sachs bosses


‘The explosion is mostly down to immigration and to the numbers of children that immigrants have’

The Daily Express uses population growth to whip up racism


‘Whingeing’

Tory education secretary Michael Gove on heads who want better-resourced schools


‘I find it difficult to demonstrate because I am not a patient of the NHS’

Malcolm Grant, chair of the NHS Commissioning Board, after MPs asked him to show his ‘passion’ for the NHS


‘Bare-knuckle fight’

David Cameron said he’d fight to defend Ilford’s King George Hospital before the election. The Tories approved closing its A&E and maternity units last week


‘The Queen said the untapped potential of women and girls should be set free’

The Daily Mail on changes giving a tiny handful of girls in the royal family equal succession rights to the throne


‘Teachers have every right to go on strike’

Even Labour education spokesperson Stephen Twigg says teachers have a point


‘Massive’

A European Geosciences Union report estimates that the Fukushima disaster released twice as much radiation as originally reported


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Who Says?
Tue 1 Nov 2011, 19:35 GMT
Issue No. 2276
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