We looked at three arguments being put forward as justification for the pay rise it is recommended MPs receive this week. Oh, and why they’re wrong.
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We have three questions that we believe IDS ought to be asked by the committee.
Spanish right-wing ruling Popular Party “laments the loss of Nelson Mandela” on its Twitter account. A few months earlier they voted against naming a street after Mandela – a street called “July 18″ (in honour of the day Franco rose against the Republic in 1936).
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.
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.