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" ... policies that are affecting people now ... the implementation of those policies is being done at a very local level ... that is, the local councils ... the policy has come straight down from the highest levels, UN, direct to local authorities ... and then the local councils are enacting the policy without any real consultation with local people ... "

" ... it's becoming worse and worse every day because they are developing the devolution which is the 'levelling up' we hear about ... "

" ... they should be consulting with people which of course they are not ... "

Madeleine Hunt, when active in Poland's Solidarity movement, came to recognise the words, texts and procedures that formed both the visible and hidden doctrines of communism - and was shocked to detect that very same communist language and procedure at work within the United Kingdom's local authorities.

(71 minutes)