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History Maker
22 Nov 13 00:45
Date Joined: 27 Nov 03
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I'm a social liberal, but am a free marketeer. Free speech is paramount. Only thing I'd fight for.

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Report Capt__F November 22, 2013 12:50 AM GMT
Labour till I die.
Report wit-ham November 22, 2013 12:54 AM GMT
capitalism works for about 1/4%
most in power on drugs
i have stopped voting
most people have no say
Report Capt__F November 22, 2013 12:58 AM GMT
taking (1/4%) as 1 word then
Report History Maker November 22, 2013 12:59 AM GMT
Good work. Two honest answers, and within the parameters.
Report erse2 November 22, 2013 1:06 AM GMT
phwoar, rich eggy blast
potentially very smelly indeed
may offend daily mail readers
socialism and self-determination working together, for me.
Report History Maker November 22, 2013 1:08 AM GMT
Erse, you do know that we can't smell your farts, don't you?
Report erse2 November 22, 2013 1:10 AM GMT
like my politics, it requires a degree of empathy.
Report HRH The Lager Khan November 22, 2013 1:12 AM GMT
Distrust UKIP, disdain for new labour, despair at liberals, but most of all deeply despise the right wing.
Report Tommy Toes November 22, 2013 1:15 AM GMT
I agree with HRH (and Green Willow, of course).
Report History Maker November 22, 2013 1:20 AM GMT
I don't buy into any party's philosophy.

I care about politics, but not the ideologies.

That's only 15.
Report wit-ham November 22, 2013 1:23 AM GMT
party politics is c r a p
stops idealism
Report wit-ham November 22, 2013 1:24 AM GMT
sorry individualism
Report doantwin2easy November 22, 2013 1:24 AM GMT
I have been lost since the monster raving loony party disbanded, but I agree with HRH and Green Willow.
Report Dobbo November 22, 2013 1:25 AM GMT
Politicians stained by petty squabbles and indicted by lack of conviction. Sincerity is a dirty word .I'm a compassionate fascist.
Report Capt__F November 22, 2013 1:25 AM GMT
Report Mc Moonbeam November 22, 2013 1:28 AM GMT
Never voted but by law i'm obliged to Register to Vote

They're One Entity

Oppose them all

Freedom Fighter Cool
Report Dobbo November 22, 2013 1:29 AM GMT
Do FREEDOM FIGHTERS register to vote?

Strike a blow against the state and chuck it in the bin.
Report brain dead jockeys November 22, 2013 1:35 AM GMT
lock up anyone convicted of serious violence or sexual assault for good. that would do for me. some people are just born bad.
Report Mc Moonbeam November 22, 2013 1:38 AM GMT
£1000 fine if you don't register Dobbo

Maybe chuck the Council Tax too

I may as well just buy that Boat !
Report northernlad5 November 22, 2013 3:56 AM GMT
Socialistliberaldemocratconservativecommiesortoffascist with judaicislamacistbuddhist leanings.

That outa cover it!
Report sideshowbob November 22, 2013 4:07 AM GMT
top standard education health investment. cheaper housing. hard-line justice. no child benefit. stop wasting money on royal weddings.
Report brendanuk1 November 22, 2013 6:10 AM GMT
no one a Republican? Brain washing going well then Plain
Report cloughandtaylor November 22, 2013 6:10 AM GMT
Realise that business not politicians make the big decisions, one supermarket per town, wage earners have more than benefit claimants.
Report Ampleforth November 22, 2013 9:19 AM GMT
I invest,I live well for little effort, I take advantage of the capitalist society. Wish we were more socialist.
Report Dr Crippen November 22, 2013 10:32 AM GMT
I used to be Labour until I took a greater interest in politics.   
Now I wouldn't ever vote Labour again.
Report sideshowbob November 22, 2013 10:40 AM GMT
nothing wrong with capitalism. it just needs the guys at the top to get less of the cake so more of the icing drips down to the bottom. the better a company looks after its dogsbodies, the more profit that company usually makes. happy staff equals profit, fecked off staff equals bankruptcy.
Report AyersRock November 22, 2013 10:59 AM GMT
1 vote every 4 years is not enough for me to sustain interest in the never ending minefield of lies
Report Jamieboy November 22, 2013 11:58 AM GMT
Capitalism is like a game of monopoly. Once someone gets all the property and hotels then the other players are heading for bankrupcy. The only way out of it is to start a new game. Credit cards introduced in the 70s and 110% mortgages in the 2000s kept the game going a bit longer but ultimately the rich are getting richer and the rest are getting further and further in to debt. Don't think there's a solution whoever is in charge.
Report AyersRock November 22, 2013 12:01 PM GMT
20 words stretches far these days
Report wallis November 22, 2013 12:04 PM GMT
Kill all MPs and aristocracy. Vote in members from local communities to run the country. CEOS beware because youre next....
Report egner November 22, 2013 12:05 PM GMT
Right or left...irrelevant now.....

Politics a illusion....

...the cabal controlling the "money flows" consisting of businessman...with fake "politicians", intelligence and military assisting them.......hold power over the framework within which society operates and its future direction........ further their own interests.

(45 words...sorry)
Report Foinavon November 22, 2013 12:44 PM GMT
Politicians, like underwear, need changing regularly.

The very rich are the real parasites.

I'm a liberal at heart.
Report rogerthebutler November 22, 2013 12:45 PM GMT
Report bigmo November 22, 2013 1:11 PM GMT
I want a fairer society for all.None are capable of providing it.So I'm out.
Report sideshowbob November 22, 2013 1:14 PM GMT

Nov 22, 2013 -- 12:01PM, AyersRock wrote:

20 words stretches far these days


Report STUDYFORM November 22, 2013 1:32 PM GMT
More fairness so that most people get to live a better life, can't happen - politicians won't let it.
Report xmoneyx November 22, 2013 1:47 PM GMT

every child deserves an equal education,once 18 you make your own decisions

big society biggest load of SH^T everCool
Report ThunderRoad November 22, 2013 1:52 PM GMT
Classical Liberal. Freedom, Freedom, Freedom.
Report AyersRock November 22, 2013 2:02 PM GMT
one nationLaugh
Report mobo November 22, 2013 4:04 PM GMT
Flame throwing chieftan tank for Westminster & Officials
Power to the proletariat!!

hope that helps.
Report Angel Gabrial November 22, 2013 5:12 PM GMT
First things first it`s a fake democracy.

All 3 main party`s have their noses in the trough.

And all 3 leaders have more in common with each other than they do with us.
Report Navel-Gazer November 22, 2013 5:59 PM GMT
In a nutsac, ALL politicians that get near a ministerial position are gutter scum - being corrupt & lying is mandatory!
Report elise November 22, 2013 6:27 PM GMT
i don't vote & i don't give a **** about politics
Report bongo November 22, 2013 7:58 PM GMT
What consenting adults do with their bodies is their business alone. No to lifelong subsidies. Yes to balanced budgets.
Report posy November 22, 2013 8:07 PM GMT
I'm a free market capitalist believing in a safety net for disabled and mentally ill. Scivers should be sterialised/castrated
Report Angel Gabrial November 22, 2013 8:31 PM GMT
Is that real free market economics? you know, where if you didn`t want to work for a facist you could sell your own produce without be impinged by the authority without being classed as a nuisance?

For example being able to grow or sell fruit/veg or busk wherever you like in a public area unless the public deem you a nuisance? rather than corporations dictating your rights of passage to you.
Report Ivor November 22, 2013 8:36 PM GMT
Far right - we NEED a dictatorship, won't gettit :(
We'll be getting splinters off the fence for decades now.
Report Angel Gabrial November 22, 2013 8:44 PM GMT
Ivor that would be fascism then?
Report Ivor November 22, 2013 8:45 PM GMT
ummm.. just a small step or two to the left from there.
Report morpteh mackem November 22, 2013 8:47 PM GMT
have a good time, all the time
Report Angel Gabrial November 22, 2013 8:54 PM GMT
Ok Ivor

Is that a large private authoritarian force or a large public authoritarian force? I think both systems are fascist.
Report Ivor November 22, 2013 9:09 PM GMT
I've exhausted my twenty words already.
The government, OUR government, should have the authority to govern.
Report geos1 November 22, 2013 9:29 PM GMT
absolute monarchy,only with a new royal family with me as king and Victoria coren as my queen
Report Eeternaloptimist November 22, 2013 9:51 PM GMT
Libertarianism. Freedom with narrowly defined exclusions. Otherwise do what you want. Just don't expect other people to pay your way.
Report xmoneyx November 22, 2013 9:56 PM GMT
even on a exchange?
Report brendanuk1 November 22, 2013 10:13 PM GMT
no such thing as "free market" its bollox to pull wool over your eyes. And capitalism find its equilibrium when its a monopoly. Lets buy the competitor and his competitor and then everyone pays what we tell them to. So free market capitalism is just some spin
Report Velasquez November 22, 2013 10:38 PM GMT
Old Labour, really...couldn't give a monkey's feck about all this Maoist sh1t that is dominating politics now.
Report themightymac November 22, 2013 11:41 PM GMT
Report Alex69 November 23, 2013 9:10 PM GMT
Champagne socialist. Sometimes vodka & red bull socialist, depending on how the punting's going.
Report conductor November 23, 2013 9:53 PM GMT
socialist. but sadly no party in Britain shares my values. if only the labour party would listen to working people!!!!!
Report Ivor November 24, 2013 12:25 AM GMT
Conductor is wise -  we have the same, but different, problem Grin
Report History Maker November 24, 2013 12:43 AM GMT
I think that there is a Socialist Workers' Party, or similar.

I'm not party political, because none of them fit the bill.
Report themightymac November 24, 2013 2:12 AM GMT
socialist. but sadly no party in Britain shares my values. if only the labour party would listen to working people!!!!!


Alliance for Green Socialism
Alliance for Workers' Liberty (stands as Socialist Unity in elections)
Communist League
Communist Party of Britain
Communist Party of Britain (Marxist-Leninist)
Democratic Labour Party (part of TUSC).
Independent Working Class Association
International Socialist League
New Communist Party
Peace and Progress Party
Revolutionary Communist Group
Revolutionary Communist Party of Britain (Marxist-Leninist)
Socialist Action
Socialist Appeal
Socialist Equality Party
Socialist Labour Party
Socialist Party (England and Wales) (part of TUSC). Also stands as Socialist Alternative in elections.)
Socialist Party of Great Britain
Socialist Party of Great Britain (Reconstituted) (aka Socialist Studies)
Socialist Peoples Party
Socialist Resistance
Socialist Workers Party (part of TUSC).
Spartacist League
United Socialist Party
Workers Power
Workers' Revolutionary Party
Report TiptheOdds November 24, 2013 3:10 AM GMT
Socialist. I have no problem with a meritocracy but I wish to see a closing of the gap between rich and poor and a fairer society...the present situation is unsustainable. Revolution is inevitable unless change comes soon. No party represents the interests of the common man. You can fool some of the people all of the time ( London) or you can fool all of the people some of the time, but you can´t fool all of the people all of the time.

The corporations think they can turn the clock back to Victorian times with the help of a compliant police state but they are wrong.
Report brendanuk1 November 24, 2013 9:59 AM GMT
Problem is no one votes for change or there is no choice for change

Nice little stitch up by the 3 main parties
Report Pandorica November 24, 2013 2:36 PM GMT
Blairite minus Iraq and Religion.
Cherry-pick the best policies - from wherever.
Tory Governments historically benefit 8%. Are 92% dense?

God love hyphens. Not that she exists.
Report History Maker November 24, 2013 2:45 PM GMT
Revolution is inevitable unless change comes soon

You really think so? I see b*gger all appetite for it from Joe Public.

It normally takes a serious appetite for it in the 18-30 generation, and most of them don't give a flying proverbial.
Report egner November 24, 2013 3:18 PM GMT I said before...the politicians hold less and less power and this will only get for this or that party wont change the basic fact...

..those who control the money flows around the world are those who control the parameters in which the rest of society live....

as consolidations take place... ..more and more of the planets assets and commodities are controlled by fewer and fewer organisations and the people behind those organisations.....

even worse...there are more and more people chasing fewer and fewer of said commodities and resources...

.....the continuation of this system will never result in the gap between rich and poor being reduced....whichever type of party is in power....

it will simply get bigger and bigger.
Report TiptheOdds November 24, 2013 4:42 PM GMT
know what you mean HM, but we can all hope. Revolt probably rather than revolution. The problem is that social control has never before been so complete and so sophisticated, while at the same time unions and worker unity has never been so weak. And, like you say, young people today are so apathetic.
Report SPOT THE DOG November 24, 2013 6:09 PM GMT
Right of middle Tory for me

I also think parlement should be reduced to 100 mps, double the wages, but they must not have any other jobs.
Report History Maker November 24, 2013 6:10 PM GMT
I'm no leftie, or rightie.

I just wish that young people gave a sh*t, one way, the other, or somewhere inbetween.
Report brendanuk1 November 24, 2013 6:14 PM GMT
its like 1984 just crept up on us Sad

Young people certainly arent like the students in Paris 1968 Cry but what do you expect when you need a few k just to attend uni and that is just the clever ones
Report posy November 24, 2013 8:35 PM GMT
Since wars no longer wipe out entire generations we need some other disaster say an occasional epidemic that wipes out the social security dependent scroungers and non contributors resulting in a happy, crime free country with affordable house prices.I think of my politics as being just to the left of centre.
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