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Questionable Time #126

Good morrow lemmings and welcome to Telford-in-Shropshire and one of the most catastrophically dull editions of Question Time I’ve ever been unlucky enough to witness. Let’s just get this over with and get back to discussing the… 1,137 more words

Question Time

Why Men and Women Should Be Cheering on Rachel Reeves

It’s been forty years since the Sex Discrimination Act was passed in the United Kingdom, but this week it seems as though equality laws have passed by a swathe of the population. 1,473 more words

Politics

Giving Parliament and parenthood full attention

When Tory MP Andrew Rosindell remarked that Rachel Reeves’ maternity leave might rule her out of giving ‘full attention’ to her job, he walked into a minefield of gendered assumptions about working parenthood. 295 more words

Politics

Honeyball's Weekly Round-up

All cases of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) involving under 18’s must be reported, new legislation introduced for England and Wales will stipulate.

The law will state that health care professionals, teachers and other social care workers will have to report cases of FGM within a month of becoming aware of it. 423 more words

Labour Party

Private Eye on the Political Influence of Big Accountancy

In my last post, I criticised the pernicious cross-party influence of the think tanks and lobbying firms. I posted up an article on them from a 2012 issue of… 292 more words

Politics

Rachel Reeves Is A Lying Bastard

Labour’s Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary Rachel Reeves has probably never done a real day’s work in her pampered fucking life.  After graduating from Oxford and then the LSE she was handed a non-job at the British Embassy in Washington before returning to the UK to work in the banking sector.  830 more words

JSA/Workfare/Work Programme

southessexheckler reblogged this on The Heckler and commented:

With reference to the front cover of our paper which bears the headline "Stuff the lot of them!", this is why we think Labour are total scum...

Rachel Reeves Is A Lying Bastard

Labour’s Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary Rachel Reeves has probably never done a real day’s work in her pampered fucking life.  After graduating from Oxford and then the LSE she was handed a non-job at the British Embassy in Washington before returning to the UK to work in the banking sector.  830 more words

JSA/Workfare/Work Programme