- RT @bbcworldservice: Shia clerics see Iran's Baha'i as a serious threat, but why? 📻 bbc.in/2jTU8rf https://t.co/ZTeNt0zBX6 3 hours ago
- RT @pswieboda: Europeans back the euro not because they fear alternatives but because it has created real rewards, argues @miotei: https://… 3 hours ago
- RT @rascouet: Re Spicer's lies, this is from someone who worked in a past administration. Important read. https://t.co/XrjLJHRAGL 4 hours ago
- RT @liamstack: Trump made Sean Spicer go out and lie for him then immediately threw him under the bus. Trump administration, Day 1 https://… 4 hours ago
- RT @EdAStraw: Watch out! Some direct #democracy about! Good - let's hope it's done properly this time. ow.ly/h8q3308cox6 4 hours ago
- "The Great Twatsby" theguardian.com/world/2017/jan… 4 hours ago
- RT @Harkaway: Even if the rest of this weren't great (it is) "arseoisie" is my new favourite demographic. theguardian.com/world/2017/jan… 4 hours ago
- RT @NickyMorgan01: Why Parliament must be properly involved in Brexit - my piece for @FinancialTimes ft.com/content/e55389… 5 hours ago
- I'd never heard of the film but this articulate outrage by @VictoriaCoren is one of the best film reviews I've read. theguardian.com/commentisfree/… 5 hours ago
- But, but, but... the German car makers, the German car makers..... bbc.com/news/business-… 5 hours ago
- RT @labourlewis: Hi @SarahGillett5 I'll vote for A50 when content parliament has won the necessary bill safeguards to protect jobs, workers… 15 hours ago
- RT @labourlewis: Demanding parliament has a genuine say on Brexit is not opposing democracy. It's demanding it.. Snowflake 😉 https://t.co/E… 15 hours ago
- Banning strikes. Again.
- Did we ever really do God at Christmas?
- Sneering at the workers
- No end to austerity
- MPs should not vote for Article 50 until they are sure what it means
- The High Court’s ruling means a better Brexit
- Uber: control without obligation
- Enough of this ‘Will of the People’ nonsense
- Why low paid self-employment is everyone’s problem
- Youth o’ today – not as lucky as they used to be
- Boomers and Busters
John on Banning strikes. Again. Jim on Banning strikes. Again. David on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again. Jim on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again. Jim on Banning strikes. Again. John on Banning strikes. Again. Andrew Mayer on Banning strikes. Again. Jim on Banning strikes. Again. P Hearn on Banning strikes. Again.
Monthly Archives: October 2007
Many years ago, at the tail end of the Thatcher era, I did a CIPD qualification. On the syllabus was Harry Braverman’s Labor and Monopoly Capital. It was considered, at the time, to be the seminal Marxist work on the labour process and the … Continue reading
I’m often impressed by the ability of women to run for trains and buses while wearing high heels. This, however, is just plain bloody stupid.
There is a blogger tradition that Friday is Official Cat Blogging Day. That’s why I have posted this video which, if you’ve ever lived with a cat, will make you laugh. Our cat even sleeps in the same spot on the … Continue reading
Associated Newspapers, owners of the Daily Mail and Evening Standard, have threatened recruitment blogger Peter Gold with legal action. It appears that Peter dissed The Appointment, their retail recruitment magazine, and so Associated have sent the boys round. Well, they’ve written Peter … Continue reading
This is an odd thing to hear from a Tory shadow minister. Theresa May has said that employers who are found guilty of pay discrimination should be forced to conduct an equal pay audit. For those unfamiliar with this process, it … Continue reading
Oh dear! The Corporate Whore is trying to pull one of the HR people at his firm. He’s planning to make his move at a pre-Christmas drinking bout. I just know it will end in tears. Possibly even P45s. These things always do.