- RT @MJCarty: #Raynerful RT @robnitm Rayner Lane station c.1946. http://t.co/Iu4oCwxGnL 1 hour ago
- RT @PhelimKine: #China same-sex couple challenge anti- #MarriageEquaility laws with public #Beijing wedding cnn.it/1LO8OkY http://t… 1 hour ago
- RT @Speaker_Bureau: “@itvnews: Man arrested after tying 100 balloons to garden chair & flying over Canadian city itv.com/news/2015-07-0… htt… 1 hour ago
- Whatever you think of @ken4london, his speech after 7/7 was brilliant. bbc.co.uk/london/content… 1 hour ago
- RT @SocialistHealth: It’s not correct to say that 30,000 people have moved into work after having their benefits capped. https://t.co/mNOaj… 10 hours ago
- @Gilesyb Hadn't you seen it? Or were you throwing up a 2nd time after being reminded? 14 hours ago
- RT @adamjlent: Great stuff from @JananGanesh on why the right should champion not cut inheritance tax. ft.com/cms/s/0/b94e9a… 14 hours ago
- "Will wages fill the tax credit gap? Don’t Budget for it" @resfoundation Gavin Kelly on saloon-bar economics resolutionfoundation.org/media/blog/wil… 14 hours ago
- @Gilesyb Assume you've seen this but just in case you haven't... gu.com/p/4abae/stw 14 hours ago
- RT @jwestjourno: Quite. Whatever your stance on BBC funding, govt should not outsource entitlement decisions. twitter.com/iainmartin1/st… 15 hours ago
- RT @Independent: TfL wants last-ditch negotiations over Tube strike 'to fail' ind.pn/1H3tiAV http://t.co/w26tVDAJdi 17 hours ago
- RT @HPIAndyCowper: NHS facing a leadership crisis alongside its current £17 billion (£22bn-£5bn Carter) financial crisis, @naylor_robert te… 17 hours ago
- Productivity stuck on auto-creep
- There’s a bit about Fastow’s hero-to-zero story I still don’t get
- The rise or fall of management
- Cutting in-work benefits: right-wingers think it’s a bad idea too
- Work-shy dole scroungers – so last century
- How big a problem is the UK’s public debt?
- Is a £12bn welfare cut achievable? Only with a big pay rise!
- Trash Can Radio
- What will your powerhouse do for you?
- Inequality in the UK
- A 1995 immigration target for a 2015 economy
- How different is Scotland?
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Monthly Archives: September 2012
Today is Michaelmas, one of the old quarter days when taxes and payments were due. Until 1752 it was the mid-point of the year. Michaelmas was the end of the harvest period and, therefore, a day when annual and quarterly agricultural contracts were renewed. … Continue reading
This week’s Mandy Rice-Davies award goes to a study which found ‘substantial’ religious discrimination in the workplace. The evidence? Religious people told the researchers they had been discriminated against. What sort of discrimination did they suffer? [The research] also found new examples … Continue reading
The Conservative Party ‘does God’, says Eric Pickles, contrasting the ethos of his government with the famous “We don’t do God” quote from Labour’s Alistair Campbell. His article stresses the importance of Christianity and, implicitly, backs the right of Nadia Eweida … Continue reading
In what some are seeing as a veiled challenge to David Cameron, Boris Johnson has attacked the trade unions. He is demanding a 50 percent threshold for strike ballots, further restrictions on picketing and, effectively, the banning of all-out strikes in ‘essential’ … Continue reading
Michael Nazir-Ali, the former Bishop of Rochester, seems a bit confused. He’s complaining about the ‘human rights agenda’ while, at the same time, backing Christians who are bringing court cases under human rights law. Let’s imagine, for a moment, a … Continue reading