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Liu Xiaobo Chinese democracy activist and Nobel Laureate dies

So sad to read that Liu Xiaobo has died – a courageous advocate of democratic freedoms in China who was always in and out of prison for his work.

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Election deposit funded! Bulk leaflet funded! Nearly ready to swing into action!!

So now I am officially a candidate in Edgbaston and there’s only five of us and not a huge long list. I’ve spent the day making allies to work with. I’ve had two kind invitations to hustings and a bit … Continue reading

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Gen Election Nomination deadline tomorrow Thursday 11th May 2017 4pm

Time is running out and I don’t have my deposit yet and still need to go and ask for 10 nomination signatures of electors on their doorsteps. We’ll see how it goes. If it doesn’t work I am learning on … Continue reading

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My new banner! Stay in EU – it says

I got a nice banner made to convey my message and ask for support to stand in the General Election in Birmingham Edgbaston for the Common Good party and to urge staying in the EU after all (even though I … Continue reading

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I’ve started leafleting asking for the means to stand in General Election

In Birmingham Edgbaston constituency I’ve been out with leaflets asking for people’s help with the cost of standing in the General Election and with canvasing. My message is STAY IN THE EU and WE NEED A NEW SPIRIT IN THE … Continue reading

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