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Paul Knaggs

Labour Heartlands

Editor Labour Heartlands, Labour Party member and activist. Editor NBN. Paul was brought up and raised in a South Yorkshire pit village the son of a coal face miner he joined the British Army in 1984 during the pit strike. Paul is a military veteran and as always remained Left wing. Throughout Pauls' constantly changing life socialism has been constant. Paul is also a member of the True Labour Movement.

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Meet the woman who rented hotel rooms for homeless in Chicago during dangerous polar vortex

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