Be in no doubt, Mandela was a great man. But nobody is perfect; and one of the tenets of political maturity is recognising that even the greatest political figures have their flaws.
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Across the devolved nations, political leaders have lined up to express their admiration for Nelson Mandela.
The expansion in student numbers may in the end result in less generous terms for future graduates.
Nelson Mandela: 1913 – 2013.
Nelson Mandela: A life in quotes
Mass surveillance of innocent citizens, both by the US and by our own government, is a concerning development. And yet there seems to be little debate in the UK.
It was reported today that Duncan Smith’s flagship Universal Credit programme may not be complete by 2017 as originally planned.
By European standards Britain’s benefits system is far from generous.
The mayor is doing nothing to make the eye-wateringly expensive cost of public transport more affordable to ordinary Londoners.
A look at Finnish schools reveals an education system built on unapoligetically social democratic principles.