In a shrinking world of work, it’s time to stop the violence against the poor

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,178 Friday 14 August 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, One of the greatest technological advances of all time is without doubt the washing machine, releasing people, mostly women, from hours of hard toil, along with the vacuum cleaner and many other labour saving devices the home has become […]

The rich are rewarded and the poor are punished, that’s Tory austerity Britain

A letter a day to number 10. No 1,072 Tuesday 28 April 2015. Dear Mr Cameron, Trickle down economics is a remarkable idea suggesting that if wealth is allowed to flow to and accumulate at the top it will trickle down to the bottom. Hmmm. Given that the richest 1,000 families now control a total […]