Professor Richard Shepherd and the Unnatural Death of Dr David Kelly: Haemorrhage from Cutting the Ulnar Artery. A Sole Cause of Death? By Dr. David Halpin

13 August 2013 — Global Research

The Mysterious Death of Dr David Kelly: "Subversion of Due Process" of the Law in the United Kingdom

These are three sentences from a short letter written by the author and published in the Morning Star 16th of December 2003.

As a past trauma and orthopaedic surgeon I cannot easily accept that even the deepest cut into one wrist would cause such exsanguination (bleeding out) that death resulted.  The two arteries are of matchstick size and would have quickly shut down and clotted. (He did not know then that the ulnar artery alone was transected ie cut across.)

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The MPs with a finger in the health service pie By Will Stone

24 June 2013 — Morning Star

Members of Parliament are inactivists when it comes to protecting the NHS.

As each year goes by it’s becoming more and more difficult to say that Britain’s health service is entirely publicly funded and free at the point of use.

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Everything you wanted to know about the NHS crisis, but were too afraid to ask By John Lister

24 June 2013 — Morning Star

Why are all the worst horror stories from England?

The NHS in England has been run separately from those in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland since devolution.

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Book Review: Our NHS on the brink By Bernadette Hyland

16 June 2013 — Morning Star

Ken Loach is clear about the importance of NHS SOS. “Across society, there is a realisation that the National Health Service is one of the greatest social achievements and that to keep it is an enormous political challenge. This book is a weapon in that struggle.”

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RAF drone attacks ‘break rights law’ By Paddy McGuffin

10 June 2013 — Morning Star

Top lawyers concluded today that British drone attacks on Afghanistan are almost certainly illegal.

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15 February 2003: Reconsidering the March that Failed By Ian Sinclair, Alex Doherty

15 February 2013 — New Left Project

Ten years on from the largest public demonstration in British history NLP’s Alex Doherty spoke to Ian Sinclair, author of the new book The march that shook Blair: An oral history of 15 February 2003.

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Political life after the Communist Party By Kate Hudsen

31 January, 2013 — Left Unity

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Britain: £5,200,000,000 will be robbed from you today

31 January 2013Morning Star Online

by Rory MacKinnon Corporate Affairs Reporter 

Britain will be robbed of £5.2 billion today as an army of accountants file fiddled tax returns for the rich.

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Mali is Libya all over again

15 January 2013Morning Star Online (Comment, no byline)

The situation in Mali is directly linked to the Nato mobilisation in 2011 to overthrow the Gadaffi regime in Libya.

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Mali: the scramble for Africa by Paddy McGuffin

15 January 2013 — Morning Star Online

Western powers are once again using anti-Islamist rhetoric to justify colonial interventions, anti-war campaigners Stop the War Coalition claimed today. 

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Apostles of a war without end By Neil Clarke

15 December 2012 — Morning Star Online

The West stepped up its intervention in the Syrian civil war this week, with the United States formally recognising the rebel coalition as “the legitimate representative” of the Syrian people.

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Child starves to death in Westminster By Rory MacKinnon

5 October 2012 — Morning Star

Officers at a flagship Tory council pleaded with ministers for more joined-up government after an asylum-seeker’s child starved to death, it emerged today.

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Marikana: NUM: Rival union ‘may have planned’ mine violence

Friday 17 August 2012 — The Morning Star

South Africa‘s police force admitted today that its officers had killed more than 34 miners at the Lonmin Marikana platinum mine on Thursday.

National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) secretary general Frans Baleni put the toll at 36 and blamed the unrest on the rival Association of Mineworkers and Communication Union making promises which could never be delivered and, in the process, organising an illegal action which led to the loss of lives.

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EU Crisis: A pact of two parasites

29 June 2012 — Comment – Morning Star

The European Union took another step along the road to a capitalist united states of Europe at the eurozone summit in the early hours of yesterday morning.

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