Some thoughts on 26 March

Yesterday saw one of the largest protest marches in London in modern times against the Coalitions cuts in public services – and incidents at Fortnum and Mason and Trafalgar Square which are being portrayed as acts of gratuitous violence by a minority of anarchists and troublemakers.  Predictably enough, most of the British media are leading […]

So … why isn’t Caroline speaking?

Saturday’s big London demonstration against the cuts matters.  It matters more in the face of a Budget that, predictably enough, has favoured big business and non-doms at the expense of ordinary people – and following economic indicators showing that Osborne’s slash-and-burn economic policies are failing.  Yes, marches don’t change the world. The biggest demonstration in […]