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Russelling up a Coup

Advantages: Quirky and amusing
Disadvantages: Carries no weight

...Author: Russell Brand Year: 2014 Revenue from Revolution will aid drug and alcohol dependent institutions and other 'Well Being' charities. - - - I was just warming to Russell Brand’s ideology until he tailored a comment directly to Nige Farage ...

1st2thebar 16.12.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Revolution - Russell Brand

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Revolution - Russell Brand

Advantages: Honest & passionate, gives information, may engage the disinterested, profits go to a good cause.
Disadvantages: A bit too much Brand and not enough Revolution. Recycled ideas. No real organisation.

If you've been living under a rock you may have missed that Russell Brand has recently diverted his attention away from comedy and acting and has instead turned it to politics. That Newsnight interview in which he took on Paxman and declared voting was po ...

ladyofcampfires 11.12.2014 · Read full review
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Oil that spoils and the sp -oils of war!

Advantages: Interesting facts
Disadvantages: Irritating writing style

A venture capitalist invests in a company likely to succeed in the marketplace and hence show a profit to the investor, Dragons Den style. A vulture capitalist, what this book is about, looks to invest in a firm likely to fail to earn a profit in the near ...

thedevilinme 04.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Vultures Picnic - Greg Palast

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Making politics interesting again!

Advantages: Well written, impartial, clear and structured analysis of poltical ideologies.
Disadvantages: None.

...Andrew Heywood is a well established political theorist and his views have considerable clout in political circles in the UK and USA. As he is an A-level chief examiner for Edexcel Government and politics, this book is a must-have for all politics student ...

mkkreuk 29.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Political Ideologies: An Introduction (3rd edition) - Andrew Heywood

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Political Ideologies: An Introduction

Advantages: Advantages: Clear, concise, easy to understand and very thorough
Disadvantages: Disadvantages: Just an introduction!!!

...This book is the perfect study guide for anyone studying A-Level/Equivalent Politics and becomes an incredibly useful aid when studying for a degree in Politics. Andrew Heywood is renouned for his writings on Political Ideology and the book really shows ...

babygyalsw2 30.11.2007 · Read full review
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