Having watched Channel 4 news tonight, is there any wonder we are totally fucked. Apparently we have a Prime Minister who thinks the most important contribution he can make, is to compare his own sartorial elegance, a dapper suit, to the casual attire of the Leader of the Opposition. That his Health Secretary has apparently made some dubious claims about the Junior Doctors, is determined … Continue reading We’re off to hell in a hand cart, even though we’re all suited up.
Iain Duncan Smith, well-known, political, military and social misfit, complained about his treatment by those on social media, or as he tends to refer to them, the feckless, work shy, something for nothing, left-wing militants. Continue reading Iain Duncan Smith complains about your “outrageous actions” and then gets sent to the Senior Mistress for handwriting practice.
More to the point what is Iain Duncan Smith cooking up with Amazon’s Doug Gurr. Is Gurr advising on policy, technical stuff, or is Duncan Smith going to hand over large chunks of the DWP to Amazon so they can recruit cheap labor direct? Anything is possible with the manic Duncan Smith at the head of the table. Hodge says non-executive director role for Amazon’s … Continue reading DWP post for Amazon boss is ‘disgusting’, says Margaret Hodge | Business | The Guardian – but is #IDS cooking up more despicable plans in cahoots with Amazon?
The Chancellor insisted people “abuse free movement just to come to our country and claim our benefits” in the face of doubts by the Office of Budget Responsibility he set up. Despite repeated attempts to get the Tory ideologues to produce some evidence for their claims they have been unable to do so. Even when good old Neil Kinnock asked in the Lords for all … Continue reading George Osborne claims his own experts are wrong about benefit tourism – despite ‘no proof’ it exists – Mirror Online