Rubbing our noses in it

English: Margaret Thatcher Grantham's most famous daughter http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/327245 - a caricature used in the 'Spitting Image' TV series, now a prized exhibit in Grantham Museum (Photo credit: Wikipedia)Margaret Thatcher Grantham statue drawings unveiledSo says the headlines on the BBC News website.Unless they build it out of Kevlar and house it behind an impact resistant polycarbonate … Continue reading Rubbing our noses in it

The human cost of unemployment

Image via WikipediaHaving spent a few years unemployed under Thatcher and Major I can really feel for the people featured in this BBC article.The quote from Ben Gillet sums up how it can be when you're in such a situation, it shows how alien this sort of existence is and how far away it is … Continue reading The human cost of unemployment