…also the effect of ‘focusing on diversity’ as a way to tackle racism. Where what it does is it takes racism off the agenda and files it as done with..

Will post this here…

…so I write a post about why neo liberal political parties demand we all consider that the world is only being held away from extreme racism by their liberalness…. and how that looks in the context of recent elections across Europe, and the EDL fizzling out… I am putting it here because if I put…

The Daily Mail ‘attack’ on the BBC…wheels within wheels…

This article appeared in the Mail today. Attacking the BBC over it’s clear cut problem with the issue of it’s output about benefits and those claiming them. Lots of people tweeted this as somehow surprising. THis article is unsurprising but actually quite a deceitful attack(although I believe the author is sincere). The BBC is bound…

Reblog of post. ‘The Hungry Children headline is not hyperbole’..

  April 5, 2012 The ‘Hungry Children’ headline is not hyperbole   Today this story, claiming more children than ever before will be going hungry as a result of the toxic combination of rising prices and falling benefits and frozen salaries, appeared in the Independent: http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/look-…It’s not a hysterical exaggeration. Maybe too many over-polished Dickens adaptations…

Independent is shocked by kids going hungry

Well, that shock is unfounded. Rickets have been back for years and reports of kids with rickets and malnutrition, as a direct result of measurable poverty, have been on the rise for years. Things weren’t the land of milk and honey before the Tories got in.  If they truly are shocked, a loaf of bread…