Category: job security

On being a stress ball for the rich

Chris finishes off an involved piece on the internecine battles over Labour’s fiscal dilemmas with the following, almost off-hand, remark: […] The challenge for fiscal conservatives, then, is how to combine fiscal austerity with job creation? Which brings me to…

"Dear job"

It’s like a “Dear John” letter – but to an employer.  Or not exactly to an employer – just once removed, the job itself.  Not the cause of our misery exactly; rather, its manifestation.  A sad piece of lovely writing…

Citizen’s block

What do you write about when you can’t write about the only thing you want to write about? There’s tons to talk and declaim about right now – cuts of all kinds; the resulting injustices to women across the nation;…