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France - A really special kind of "Austerity"!

Let’s have a brief look at French “austerity”, shall we?

French government spending in EUR millions.

All that “austerity” is killing us!


France’s government spending amounts to about 58% of GDP, a world record.

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Unifor local 1075 at Bombardier Thunder Bay, Ontario

Over 900 workers are on strike at Bombardier in Thunder Bay. They want to reduce their pensions.

The CEO is one of the highest paid in Canada. 40 more words


I Told You The Coalition Government Cared About Us But You Wouldn't Believe Me

I have posted several blogs about cuts to the Police, cuts to the NHS, Probation & Prison Services, Armed Forces etc etc.

This coalition government that we seem to have won in some kind of bizarre raffle just goes on and on.  477 more words


The Shrinking Police Service Is a Bit Closer To Home Now

BBC News – West Mercia Police cuts the number of stations with public counters.

Front counters will close at 21 police stations and opening hours cut at another six, West Mercia Police has announced. 475 more words


They’re Changing The Guard At Buckingham Palace

And this has naff all to do with Christopher Robin and Alice.

The senior management the Ever-So-Slightly-Unhinged Branch at New Scotland Yard have got together and finally managed to make a decision. 382 more words