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Tag: Nuclear weapons

Trident is weird

Jeremy Corbyn had a good night in this evening’s debate, but had a really tough time over Trident, where he refused to commit to retaliatory use. Tough gig. Cards on the table, I am against Trident and Britain keeping nukes, an indefensible use of public money in my opinion. I’m coming at this from the more »

Nukes or not…

Currently reconsidering my views on nuclear weapons. I have previously supported maintaining them in the UK as a way of bargaining them away elsewhere and playing our own part in multilateral disarmament. This is an unusual position on the Labour left, even among those who are more Bevan than Benn. But can spending on them more »