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Human Writes

Comedian Mark Thomas urges you to take up your pens in protest

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Bright's Blog

Politics uncovered by Martin Bright, New Statesman political editor


Listings of conferences, lectures and political meetings across the UK

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New Statesman readers give their views - see what they said and find out how to contribute yourself by going to our letters pages

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Did you enjoy the Beijing Olympics?

Previous poll results

Do you feel worse off than you did in the 1990s?

  • 56% said yes
  • 44% said no

Should all religious accessories be banned in schools?

  • 50% said yes
  • 50% said no

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