"We need to try and work levers for change at several levels at once - neighbourhood, larger locality, national, maybe international. There isn't time to work up slowly from neighbourhood to national over years - meanwhile national politics will…"
"Wow, Matt, a long perspective. But I don't think I've fundamentally shifted. In terms of what I wrote way back, I'm saying now that the public services are resources developed by past society which need to be carried over into…"
"Fair point, Tony, but I think radicals sometimes get too preoccupied with contradictions to work in alliance across state agencies. Colin and I argue for all front-line public service workers to have some community empowering element in their job.…"