Tag Archives: housing policy

The Straw Has Snapped

Theresa May trying hard not to define extremism but insist that it was right that peoples’ human rights should be restricted was not a good start to the morning. Reading David Cameron’s quote –  “For too long, we have been a passively tolerant society, saying to our citizens ‘as long as you obey the law, […]

Thatcher’s Legacy

If I had been old enough to vote in 1979, I would have voted Conservative.  The country was on its knees economically, with the IMF loaning Britain tons of money, petrol rationing and power blackouts a recent memory, and strike after strike after strike.  Maggie won after a period of industrial dispute called the Winter […]