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Keep the health department off the contaminated blood inquiry

A former bishop brought in to save the contaminated blood scandal inquiry has said the Department of Health (DoH) should be removed from the inquiry.

Scuppered—Katie Hopkins and the nautical Nazi people smugglers

A gaggle of far right fools have managed to make a mess of “Defending Europe”.

Thatcher, chemical weapons, a scab union and Piper Alpha

Margaret Thatcher suggested threatening Iraq with chemical weapons after the 1990 invasion of Kuwait, declassified documents show.

Orange culture and heritage on display at flute band party

A fancy dress party organised by a flute band in an Orange Order hall has caused outrage after it was won by a man and woman dressed as Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun.

SAS murders in Afghanistan are covered up at least twice

Members of Britain’s Special Air Service (SAS) covered up evidence that they killed unarmed Afghan civilians in cold blood

Loyalist terrorist’s 200 guilty pleas keep collusion hidden

Ulster Volunteer Force terror boss-turned-supergrass Gary Haggarty pleaded guilty to 200 terror related offences last week

The things they say—Guardian special

The Guardian newspaper has been smugly congratulating itself for eventually backing Jeremy Corbyn. Here are some earlier Guardian headlines...

Tory MP is charged over 2015 election campaign expenses

TORY MP Craig Mackinlay has been charged with failing to fully declare his 2015 election expenses.

Ukip’s racist manifesto is an open declaration of war on Muslims

The racist Ukip party launched its general election manifesto on Thursday of last week

Tories launch secret plans to stop your secret messages

The Tories don’t understand encryption so they are trying to get rid of it.

Anti-terror raids see armed cops on the rampage in London and Kent

The police acting on “intelligence” have carried out a series of raids in recent days.

The Troublemaker—private firms charge schools £8,000 for a window blind

Schools are locked into contracts that force them to pay high prices for minor items, such as £2,000 for a sink and £8,000 for a window blind.

Spooks sat and watched in secret murder trial of spy

A former spy who says he carried out a killing while mentally disturbed by his job was intimidated by the presence of MI5 officers at his trial.

Pre-pack trick lets bosses profit and dump pensions

Bosses have come up with a new scam to avoid paying pensions.

Ukip bigots fall out in latest episode of racist soap opera

The racist Ukip party has no MPs following last week’s resignation of Douglas Carswell. It’s the latest instalment in the ongoing saga that is Ukip.

The Troublemaker - Baron George Osborne’s job creation scheme for himself

The Troublemaker - now edited by George Osborne!

The Troublemaker - Spooks fight to cover up Britain's role in torture

The Ministry of Defence and MI6 are insisting that claims made by people tortured must be heard behind closed doors.

The Troublemaker - Labour MPs definitely won't challenge Jeremy Corbyn, honest

A number of Labour MPs say they’re definitely not going to challenge Jeremy Corbyn for the leadership. Not right now anyway.

Tories’ spiteful attack hits 150,000 disabled people

Tory ministers have rewritten the law to deny increased benefit payments to more than 150,000 people.

Utterly Nuttall-lie. I can’t believe Ukip isn’t racist! It is

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall seems to be easily confused. He is Ukip’s candidate in the Stoke-on-Trent Central by-election due next week

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