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The verdict is in: George Osborne’s help-to-buy scheme has been an utter disaster | Polly Toynbee
According to a damning Lords report, it isn’t just a waste of £29bn, it has made Britain’s unequal housing market even worse, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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25, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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I’ve been protesting all my life. It can feel futile, yet doing nothing is much worse | Polly Toynbee
The Tories are trying to ban the activism that has shaped me – from Greenham Common to UK Uncut, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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21, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM

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The BBC must defend itself with all its might against this mortal threat | Polly Toynbee
The culture secretary’s plan to freeze funding and axe the licence fee is pure political vandalism, says the Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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16, Jan, 2022 @5:57 PM

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Finally the Tory papers have caught on that Johnson is a liar – what kept them? | Polly Toynbee
Rightwing editors know there is a limit to how far they dare take the public for fools, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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13, Jan, 2022 @3:30 PM

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Johnson promised to ‘level up’ – instead the UK’s wealth divide is worsening | Polly Toynbee
Sensible policies that would effect the necessary changes exist. But they are anathema to most Conservatives, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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11, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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If deploying the army to hospitals isn't proof of an overwhelmed NHS, what is? | Polly Toynbee
The service was already collapsing long before the arrival of Covid, and there is little sign of it receiving funding it needs, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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07, Jan, 2022 @7:00 AM

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As the Conservatives implode, the red wall suddenly seems in Labour’s grasp | Polly Toynbee
The Brexit balloon is bursting, the cabinet is rife with division – and Keir Starmer and co are increasingly appealing to voters, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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04, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Starmer has scotched Labour’s negatives, now bring on the positives | Polly Toynbee
With the opposition leader ahead in the polls, it’s mission half-accomplished, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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23, Dec, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Look at the lauding of David Frost and see a government deranged by the poison of Brexit | Polly Toynbee
A once great election-winning machine is in freefall, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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20, Dec, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Inflation will push millions of Britons into a winter of acute economic pain | Polly Toynbee
The Bank of England’s response – a rise in interest rates – is a disaster for those already living on the edge, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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16, Dec, 2021 @3:06 PM

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Fear for a party that sees Boris Johnson as too far to the left | Polly Toynbee
The Tories are firmly in the grip of radicals who believe it is no longer ‘conservative’, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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14, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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One rule for us, another for the Tories: at last a Labour truth cuts through | Polly Toynbee
Boris Johnson may yet survive, but each self-inflicted disaster leaves Starmer in a stronger position, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

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09, Dec, 2021 @2:49 PM

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