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David Cameron loves all the animals except for the foxes

David Cameron has yet to explain why he wrote to the government’s top lawyer after a friend at Heythrop Hunt was charged with fox hunting in 2008. 

Porkies, prime ministers and the posho pig parties

David Cameron is accused of having sex with a dead pig.

Cameron’s Lord cronies don’t even turn up for expenses

David Cameron has dished out peerages to 26 Conservative cronies.

Iain Duncan Smith doles out real sanctions and fake claimants

Iain Duncan Smith launched yet another initiative to attack people on benefits this week.  

Bosses now get 183 times more in pay than workers

Troublemaker is shocked to find that some bosses and peers are very greedy, and that Amazon treats its workers badly. However it is a relief to see Ukip taking a stand against extremism in pub gardens

The important thing is that Andy Burnham’s mum thinks he’s cool

Troublemaker watches videos from Labour leadership hopefuls, worries about real heroes, keeps quiet about homelessness and considers some myths

Can you help the Tory axeman?

It’s no secret that government departments are feeling the strain after years of austerity. But it’s come to something when George Osborne can’t even draw up a new plan for cuts without help.

A Reich royal racism runs deep in the Windsor family

The nation rallied behind the queen as she was rocked by cruel Nazi smears. Newly released footage from 1933 shows her and other royals doing Nazi salutes.

Hacker exposes cops’ spy deal with cybersecurity firm

Cops tried to buy fancy surveillance technology from cybersecurity firm Hacking Team, leaked emails show.

Crooked cops and the robbery that won’t die

How long did it take cops to work out that John Palmer, who was shot in the chest, didn’t die from natural causes? Six days of investigation apparently.

Queen gets a regal pay rise of 23 percent - paid for by you

This week's Troublemaker leads on the queen pocketing even more cash

Having to put up with heavy yoghurt for the expenses

This week's Troublemaker leads on scrounging lords and ladies whingeing about food and service

Decades of terror collusion in Northern Ireland revealed

The role of the British government in supporting death squads in Northern Ireland was shown in a documentary broadcast in the Irish Republic this week.

Of course MPs are worth an extra £7,000 for cheap drink

Troublemaker explains MPs' pay rises, looks at more skeletons in Ukip's cupboard and visits a Scottish island

The kind Tory who aided Ukip - and a mystery leaflet

Royston Smith, the new Tory MP for Southampton Itchen, is a generous man.

The Troublemaker

Shares rise after banks get 'record' fine for rate rigging, real victims of austerity, capitalism fails, snog-gate, Ukip candidate goes to BNP, SNP loves business, MPs' pay rise, leeching Lord is back


Cops predict violence, Ukip leaders fall out, tobacco's great for MPs and the Lib Dems plan to 'rebrand'

Government of the rich for the rich backed by Tony Benn?

Troublemaker shudders at the horrors in Cameron's new cabinet, coos at a new baby called Charlotte and wonders when Texas became a threat to the US

At least some people are getting decent pay rises

Fat cat bosses saw their pay and perks surge by an average of £350,000 last year. The average chief executive of a FTSE 100 company earned more than £4.46 million in salary, bonuses, pension and other benefits in 2014.

The Troublemaker

Benefit scams of the rich and how the ruling class want the Orgreave inquiry kept a secret

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