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sufi
16-02-2011, 12:23 AM
http://s1.b3ta.com/host/creative/51047/1288038577/cameronridingagoat.gif
we're fucked aint we?

Mr. Tea
16-02-2011, 12:13 PM
I thought this was very telling:

"Man kickstarting volunteering revolution finds working for free three days a week is incompatible with 'having a life'" - http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2011/feb/01/big-society-lord-wei-volunteeringhttp://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2011/feb/01/big-society-lord-wei-volunteering

baboon2004
03-04-2011, 01:38 PM
http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2011/apr/01/jobcentres-tricking-people-benefit-sanctions

Sorry if this has been posted elsewhere. Good on the guy or girl who did the whistleblowing, is all I can say. Sickening. :(

faustus
03-04-2011, 05:46 PM
http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/2011/mar/27/academic-study-big-society

a perhaps more balanced but equally horrible look at it:

http://www.lrb.co.uk/blog/2011/03/30/paul-myerscough/divided-and-ruled/