Supporting Small Business – The Way Forward

Opponents confuse the fact that we are fighting for social justice with an anti business rhetoric – and this couldn’t be further from the truth. Social justice and pro-business objectives are not mutually exclusive – and we shouldn’t get confused by Tory dogma that they are. I am 100% pro-business – particularly small and medium sized businesses – who are […]

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Ending Workfare – aka State Mandated Slavery

Workfare is, unfortunately, anything but fair. Workfare is a catch-all used to describe government sanctioned schemes that require benefit claimants to do unpaid work in return for their benefits – in many cases unpaid work for profit-making, private sector companies. The Tories say that Workfare is not compulsory – the reason they give is that if benefit claimants do not […]

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