Category: politicians

“Paedophile Britain” – what’s going on?

I’ve been variously bemused, perplexed, uncertain and – ultimately – horrified by the revelations which started to come out drip-feed journalism style – and have now become highly publicly-domained information of a strugglingly disorientating nature. At the last general election,…

On systems vs people – some thoughts

Today, I saw a person on the TV show “Good Morning Britain”, a person who if I understood correctly represented Wonga.com in some significant way, saying sorry for a series of (to put it politely) historical “infractions”, most of which…

Politics and the Owl Factor

On Labour’s new policy today for “everyone to have his own owl”, our favourite Mirror site describes it thus this afternoon: Actually, the whole thing was a mistake. Labour’s REAL badly costed policy announcement for today was deciding to cut…

Compassion, professionalism and privacy

This morning, Steve makes a simple request: Here’s an idea for an Education minister just leave the curriculum alone and let teachers get on with teaching #toomuchtoask? #goveout It strikes at the very heart of everything bubbling under in latterday…