This morning the BBC studio saw a steady rotation of left wing commentators being interviewed in preparation for Ed Miliband’s significant speech earlier today.
Monday saw the release of the High Pay Centre’s latest report in which the UK is indicted for their inability to tackle excessive top pay. The report looks at the international context and finds us to be slipping back in comparison to other European powers.
This week Shifting Grounds will be dedicating a number of articles to the issue of childcare.
The importance of this issue cannot be overstated. At a time of sluggish economic growth, deep and lasting cuts in welfare and a Government committed to a failed economic doctrine, the situation is getting worse as time goes on.