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Issue No. 2422

‘We should have had tougher rules on immigration from Eastern Europe’

Labour shadow Chancellor Ed Balls takes time out from football to explain that Labour needs to be “tougher “ on immigration

‘Gordon Brown was stupendous’

The Daily Mail

‘Labour opens new front in class war’

A Daily Mail headline on Labour’s conference—it didn’t say which side Labour was fighting on 

‘We want Labour to go further with the minimum wage—£8 in five years time is not going to inspire workers’

Dave Ward, deputy secretary general of the Communication Workers Union (CWU)

‘Sick, cowardly and a cheap shot’

A Guardian reader complains about Dame Hilary Mantel’s short story about killing Margaret Thatcher

‘Foaming at the mouth’

Mantel on her critics


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Who Says?
Tue 23 Sep 2014, 17:28 BST
Issue No. 2422
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