Samira Shackle is a freelance journalist, who tweets @samirashackle. She was formerly a staff writer for the New Statesman.

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30 May 2012
ASA releases list of most complained about adverts.
The Staggers
29 May 2012
Misrepresented as "benefit scrounger".
29 May 2012
Pizza, corgis, and pants.
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28 May 2012
Number 10's director of communications, Craig Oliver, was hired in part for his broadcast expertise. However, he...
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28 May 2012
10 key points.
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28 May 2012
In scenes reminiscent of Rupert Murdoch’s appearance in front of MPs last year, a protester has interrupted Tony...
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28 May 2012
It must be a relief for Jeremy Hunt that he is no longer the only cabinet member under pressure. Attention is currently...
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25 May 2012
When Jeremy Hunt's adviser Adam Smith resigned, he said that his actions may have "created the perception that...
UK Politics
25 May 2012
On Margaret Thatcher and karaoke classics.
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25 May 2012
Theresa May, the Conservative Home Secretary, has released a video expressing her personal support for gay marriage, as...
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25 May 2012
How long can No 10 hold out?
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24 May 2012
Frederic Michel has just given evidence to the Leveson Inquiry. Michel, who is News Corporation’s head of public...
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24 May 2012
Iain Duncan Smith’s pledge to “make work pay” is a laudable aim that no-one would argue with. The...
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23 May 2012
PM forced to withdraw comment.
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23 May 2012
It was a lively contest at PMQs today, with the Battle of Beecroft dominating Ed Miliband’s attack. The Labour...

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