Labour’s ‘fresh start’ seems to keep a LOT of rotten Tory depravities

It seems some of us are not impressed with Labour’s “fresh start”:

That’ll be because Keir Starmer seems to be keeping an awfully large number of Tory policies.

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For those who can’t read images, they are:

The Bedroom Tax
The Rape Clause (in Child Benefit claims)
The two-child benefit cap
Starving school children
Asylum seekers on barges
Hard Brexit
NHS privatisation
Anti-trade union laws
Coalitions with Conservatives in Scottish councils
The unelected House of Lords
Anti-worker laws
Universal Credit
Children in poverty
Anti-LGBTQ+ attitudes

You might not agree with everything on the list. Feel free to add your own choices!

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  1. Tony March 16, 2024 at 11:37 am - Reply

    Keep nuclear weapons.

    Tony Blair on Trident replacement:

    “but the contrary decision would not have been stupid.” (this quote appears in his memoirs).

  2. Elizabeth Gallagher March 16, 2024 at 5:13 pm - Reply

    Keep demonising benefit claimants as work-shy and the cause of the countries financial difficulties.

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