Harriet Harman

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We Must Have Proper Scrutiny Each Time the State Takes a Life Through Drone Strikes

(1) Comments | Posted 10 May 2016 | (21:19)

When the military killed Reyad Kahn, and Rahul Amin and one other with a drone strike in Raqqa in Syria, in August last year, the Prime Minister reported it to parliament as a "new departure". And the Defence Secretary said the government would be prepared to use drones to target...

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Ten Broken Lib Dem Promises

(413) Comments | Posted 14 September 2013 | (10:45)

The Liberal Democrats will do a lot of talking at their conference in Glasgow this week, so it's worth remembering the single most important truth about them: Nick Clegg has repeatedly said one thing and then done another. Time after time Nick Clegg has tried to distance himself from the...

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Ageism and Sexism in Broadcasting Must Be Tackled by Both Broadcasters and the Government

(41) Comments | Posted 27 February 2013 | (23:00)

Maria Miller, minister for women and equalities should be standing up for older women in the UK.

There is a new generation of active older women who have led very different lives from their mothers. Now in their 50s and 60s, they are the first generation of women to have...

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