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The rise of the GERM: how is education messing with our minds?

With the neoliberal assault on education seemingly unending, Andrew Stone, a teacher and NUT rep in south London, considers the role of education today and how we can fight back… 2,743 more words


From deregulation to re-regulation

I have been invited to give a talk at the University of Plymouth on 17 July. The title of my talk is From deregulation to re-regulation: School governing and governance at a time of neo-liberal governmentality… 168 more words


Austerity vs Democracy: What’s Happening in Greece?

Like most folks, I’ve found the dizzying pace of events in Greece a challenge to grasp. Over the weekend, in a historic referendum, voters there rejected the latest harsh terms for a bailout offered by the nation’s European creditors. 2,092 more words


Democracy Wins But The BBC Fails (Again)

This evening’s Greek referendum result was a victory for the forces of democracy. The vote was 62% No and 39% Yes. Austerity doesn’t work and the Greek people have said as much in great numbers. 195 more words


Pain is Barred an Outlet

Pain is Barred an Outlet (2015, ink on paper, A4)

This drawing is closely related to my blog ‘Share The Pain’ posted last year


Strategies for the radical left: realistic, but visionary

Strategies for the radical left today is an excerpt from a talk given by Estelle Cooch at They Don’t Represent Us on 16 May 2015… 2,571 more words