Hey, Dave: our society’s bigger than yours Posted by Laurie Penny – 18 February
EXTRACT:- We have an uprising that’s far bigger and more social than Cameron could have imagined.
“The words “big society” will be written on the tombstone of this Conservative government. They were written on the side of the Treasury – which is, in effect, the same thing – in angry spray-can letters during the riots in December. The people of this country will not mutely acquiesce to the mortgaging of civic society to pay off the debts of the super-rich. A new social spirit is on the move, but it is not the one that the Tories envisage.” FULL ARTICLE