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Big Society?, Nah – Get ready for the Big Revolt

Back in 2008 a group of activist websites and ISPs made the following announcement. Statement on Data Retention 2008 We want to stop Data Retention of the type that is being imposed on us by the E.U. Directive 2006/24/EC because … Continue reading

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Big Society? Nah, people do it so much better

Whilst ministers and their hangers-on travel around the country at vast expense trying to explain the nirvana of the Big Society, people are out there doing it for themselves, much much better. Take this site, (run by volunteers who could … Continue reading

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NHS, Big Society & Lobbying

Back in August Eric Pickles, the Local Government secretary, said he wanted to ban the practice of “Government lobbying Government” because it was “corrosive and wasteful”. How far has he got with that? Well we have seen the Bonfire of … Continue reading

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The Big Society is a post democratic society

Big Society. We have heard this phrase day in, day out for about 2 years now from Cameron and his cohorts, few know what it means, even fewer understand how it works. Would you like to see exactly how the … Continue reading

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