National Community Activists Network
Quite an interesting article in Civil Society yesterday
I imagine Lloyds Bank founders turning in their graves right now
Recent polls have shown the general public confused about what social enterprise is. After reading this, I'm confused about what social enterprise is
A4E's five shareholders were paid £11m in dividents last year!?!
Just checked their website - silly me for assuming they were a charitable company - duh! ;-)
"Evan Davis interviews economic historian Deirdre McCloskey in front of an audience at the London School of Economics, where she argues that poverty matters more than inequality..."
Radio 4 - may have to catch it on iplayer? If the link above doesn't work...
Posted on May 26, 2014 at 21:00 — 1 Comment
Prof Richard Wilkinson spoke at Birmingham's Fairbrum event yesterday. I know many people here have read The Spirit Level - probably everybody - but here's the slide set from yesterday's talk which may contain information not in the book (so now you know I haven't read it).
It was a really interesting presentation, sadly curtailed by the Chair who felt it necessary to invite Qs even though the audience clearly wanted Prof Wilkinson to reach the conclusion he plainly hadn't…Continue
Posted on July 11, 2013 at 18:32
R4 tonight bbc.in/12NAWgJ
Re: Para 15 of the Beveridge Report - did he have a crystal ball? 70 years later, and the debate is the same. That's politicians for you!
Posted on May 27, 2013 at 8:23