Politicians: Are you impressed?
I’ve been thinking about art this week. What do you think of my picture today? Impressed? The political parties started their conferences this week and tried to come up with a few policies. Did they impress you? Me neither…
Surviving the recession on benefits
The recession is affecting most people, but if you have lost your job then it’s even worse. In the UK cuts in all welfare payments and provision are hitting the least well off most. While the government panders to the rich who try to avoid taxes; the most vulnerable in society suffer. They are often thought of as scroungers who spend all their time drinking in the pub . The truth is very different.