The British government can now borrow money at negative interest rates. This extraordinary turn of events was discussed in a BBC radio interview this morning.
Category - austerity
August 11, 2016
July 12, 2016
May 28, 2016
The Children’s Commissioner has reported that many children who need mental health support are not receiving th
May 11, 2016
Whatever our opinions on the European Union, whether we want to Leave or Remain, we should not be fooled into thinking that social justice depends on voting either way.
May 6, 2016
I am not affiliated to any political party and have used my vote over the last thirty years to elect candidates for a number of different parties.
April 17, 2016
This month Ekklesia has chosen to publish Foxes Have Holes: Christian reflections on Britain's housing need as part of its ongoing r
April 4, 2016
In May 2010 the incoming coalition government seized upon a silly, ill-advised note left in the Treasury by the outgoing Chief Secretary Liam Byrne. It said, "I'm afraid there is no money".
March 29, 2016
The BBC are reporting today (29 March 2016) that since 2010, 25 per cent of libraries have closed, including 132 mobile libraries, 207 bu
March 22, 2016
March 16, 2016
The following from Professor John Weeks and Ann Pettifor of Prime Economics was published on 15 March 2016, a day ahead of the UK Budget speech by the Chancellor, in the Guardian newspaper: