Anyone else waiting for a potential Gillian Duffy moment from Cameron?
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From John Urry’s Offshoring, location 1109: Cameron’s father, Ian Cameron, indeed made his fortune through tax avoidance. He took advantage in the 1980s of the new climate of less-regulated investment after Margaret Thatcher abolished exchange controls in Britain in 1979. This enabled money to be moved in and out of the country without it being […]
I just heard these prophetic words from David Cameron on the radio: if you’re not good or outstanding, you have to change. If you can’t do it yourself, you have to let experts come in and help you He was talking about schools. But have you ever encountered a purer statement of neoliberal ideology? In practice […]
This is inspired even by Casetteboy’s high standards:
The government has denied reports it is seeking a commitment from energy firms to hold their prices down until 2015. The companies told BBC News ministers were putting pressure on them to commit to a price freeze. But Treasury sources say this is not part of their plan – and they were looking instead at […]