Emma Burnell
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Emma is a campaigns and public policy professional with a decade of
experience across government and the policy community. She has
specialised in democratic engagement, the environment and housing.
Emma represents Labour’s Socialist Societies on Labour’s National
Policy forum and is a regular contributor to her own highly rated blog
Scarlet Standard as well as Labour List, Labour Uncut and Liberal
Conspiracy.

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We Can't Tiptoe Around Constitutional Issues

Posted 16 January 2012 | 00:00:00 (EST)

Over Christmas, Prince Philip was seriously ill. When this was announced, there were questions from republicans about the effect his potential death could have on the monarchy. This was considered the height of inappropriateness.

There has also been much discussion recently about the potential of holding a state funeral...

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Ed Miliband has an odd Habit

Posted 5 October 2011 | 20:00:11 (EST)

Do you remember the scorn poured on Ed Miliband when he first coined the term "the squeezed middle"? Particularly when he refused on the Today Programme to put a monetary value to their earnings. Ed understood that if the squeezed middle was to work as a political theme,...

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