- @NickCookUK @MagsNews Doesn't surprise me. flipchartfairytales.wordpress.com/2013/12/02/wha… 8 hours ago
- @edwest Why don't you ask the families of these guys? politiken.dk/newsinenglish/… 8 hours ago
- RT @Shelter: 'The government can cut less than £12 billion from benefits.' @vanloHousing's analysis: shltr.org.uk/an1 http://t.co/MBP… 8 hours ago
- @Wonkypolicywonk What's this? 8 hours ago
- @daeaves We need someone to do one of those cool data maps. 8 hours ago
- F A Cup final at 5.30. Wrong. Just wrong. 8 hours ago
- RT @sarahlaitner: Love this quote, from the FT's news editor: facebook.com/wearablesatwor… http://t.co/TbcuNuYg8Q 8 hours ago
- @PaulBivandCESI I'd forgotten about that too. Their occupation categories here are different from the usual ones. @StrongerInNos @ONS 12 hours ago
- RT @jdportes: NAO report on welfare reform implementation : mixed. Some success but also very costly & avoidable failures http://t.co/pgYa… 12 hours ago
- @PaulBivandCESI Where was this table from Paul? @StrongerInNos @ONS 12 hours ago
- Appraisal: Would anything really bad happen if we just stopped doing it? bit.ly/1HvKONy asks @Rob_Briner 12 hours ago
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Category Archives: Society
Damian Thompson wrote an extraordinary piece in the Telegraph this weekend about David Cameron’s manners. [T]o put it bluntly, Dave is rude. More specifically, he exhibits the calculated rudeness of people with very nice manners. That isn’t a contradiction in terms. … Continue reading
Executive pay is in the news again as the High Pay Commission warns of its corrosive impact on the UK economy. Those who defend such high pay levels argue that international competition is driving up the going rate for senior executives … Continue reading
Another prominent Conservative has joined John Redwood in support of trade unions. Harlow MP Robert Halfon reminds his fellow Tories that many union members vote Conservative and argues that unions are just the sort of little platoons that epitomise the Big Society: Unions are the very … Continue reading