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UKIP, deprivation and the 2015 general election

The simple narrative on UKIP as a right-wing party does not capture its appeal across the political spectrum UKIP has traditionally been seen as a right-wing political party and, as such, an electoral threat to the Conservative Party.  In particular, UKIP’s anti-EU and anti-immigration stances represent policy positions which have historically appealed to the right of the Conservative party.  However, … Continue reading

15 April 2015 by
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