1) Parliament Square is still Occupied – just…
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British policing is becoming increasing surreal as pizza box deemed a piece of sleeping equipment.
— Occupy Democracy (@occupydemocracy) …
Parts of Wrexham have the highest levels of child poverty in Wales, a new survey has shown.
Today’s End Child Poverty Campaign report showed nearly a quarter of all children in Wrexham live in poverty and Plaid Cymru has called for a dramatic change in the UK Government’s spending priorities. 621 more words
Three weeks ago I snarked John Key’s sudden desire to take serious action on child poverty.
Now, thanks to Radio New Zealand, we know that not only has Treasury been tailoring its advice to meet National’s prejudices, and not only has National got no real intention of changing the way it’s doing things, but they also really, really don’t want to be honest about it. 272 more words
by Judith Nowotarski, NZEI Te Riu Roa President
When it came out this week that Treasury had advised the government that school breakfasts had no measurable impact on educational performance, principals of low decile schools around the country were flabbergasted. 694 more words