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Marc Glendening is Political Director of Democracy Movement. One week ago, at the Fabians’ Why Europe? The Left’s Answer, sponsored by the European Commission, Labour MEP Richard Howett said that those opposed to the EU were ‘racists and xenophobes’. I asked him from the floor if he included in that category Tony Benn, as well […]
Marc Glendening is Political Director of People's Pledge. Love rats that have been caught out by their partners often then go through an elaborate, desperate act of contrition to buy more time and keep the relationship afloat. David Cameron, having been exposed late last year as not being true to his apparent promise to give […]
Marc Glendening is political director of the People's Pledge. David Cameron might not exactly be in the Derren Brown class when it comes to pulling off extraordinary illusions, but he did pour some '70s magic act dry-ice over the issue of an EU referendum during the week of the Tory conference. He wanted to kick […]
Marc Glendening is campaign manager of the People's Pledge. The Eurozone crisis has presented David Cameron with a huge opportunity to force Brussels to the negotiating table and get back key powers. If ever there was a chance to put a gun to the collective head of the Euro-elite and demand, 'our money and our […]
Marc Glendening is Campaign manager of People's Pledge. Regimes and politicians periodically feel the need to reiterate arguments and claims that they know to be untrue, we the recipients of their propaganda know to be untrue and they know that we know are untrue. Yet, they feel strangely compelled to continue repeating their claims or impossibilist demands anyway. […]
Marc Glendening, campaign director of the Democracy Movement, accuses former Europe minister Denis MacShane of engaging in ‘neo-McCarthyite’ smear tactics against those critical of the EU. The former Europe minister and arch New Labourite buffoon Denis MacShane has been up to his old ‘EU-McCarthyite’ tricks again. In a Guardian On-Line article this week, he attempted […]
Marc Glendening, campaign director of the Democracy Movement, looks at the politics behind how the Conservative Party approaches the issue of an EU referendum. David Cameron has confirmed what many always suspected, namely, that the Tories will abandon the pledge to hold a referendum on the Lisbon Treaty in the advent of it being ratified […]