Tags » Austerity

Otage des coupures/Hostage of the cuts

Ça me peine énormément qu’on en soit rendu là mais je me sens obligé de parler des diverses coupures budgétaires et de comment ça va affecter l’université que je fréquente. 1,930 more words

College

And So It Goes...#546

” Blimey mate, did you know that the Pope’s a Christian ? ” . Apparently so. The strange thing is ,from the secularist,Corporate Media’s viewpoint,it would seem to militate against the Media’s inherent default assumption that no ” religious ” leader of any stripe can possibly be what they say they are. 219 more words

UK Politics

Margaret Wente's vacation in socialist France

Anglophone commentators contemplating Europe’s sluggish economy, high unemployment, resurgent far-right parties, and the crying absence of strong European Union leadership, have found it easy to blame Europeans for their own misfortunes. 1,561 more words

News

Austerity isn’t about “cutting".

Austerity isn’t about cutting.

It’s about transferring.

I. e. transferring the control over productive resources from bureaucrats to individuals and companies……

Read more >> Austerity as Economic Liberation – Mises.org
Europe

Cuts to employment and support allowance are being "considered" by ministers


Tory ministers are considering drastically cutting the main Employment and Support Allowance sickness (ESA) benefit, internal documents seen by the BBC suggest.

New claimants, judged to be capable of work with appropriate support, could be given just 50p more per week than people on job seekers allowance. 1,310 more words

For those of you who want to have a go...

Below is the list of what I actually bought, the prices, and the meals we ate last week. I shopped locally from a small farmer, at Lidl and at Tesco. 328 more words