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Ruth Davis

Ruth Davis is political adviser to Greenpeace UK.

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Five things I’ve learnt during the referendum campaign

Ruth Davis

1)      Project fear is really Project Common Sense.  And it will probably work. I have run out of patience with pro-Europeans complaining that the ‘in’ campaign doesn’t ‘make the visionary case for Europe’. I am someone who would indeed respond to passionately pro-European messages. But I am also one of the vanishingly tiny number of…


Who we are is about where we live

Ruth Davis

The surprising joy of Ed Milliband’s party conference coinage of ‘one nation’ Labour is that it invokes and requires a number of concrete choices about how we govern ourselves. It is a genuine political intervention and requires a considered political response. Happily, these choices – about national identity, the politics of the common good and…