March 2011 | Davy Jones Consultancy
11 Mar 2011
Democracy and the market

Wisconsin is suddenly famous. Its ultra-Replublican senators voting to strip workers of their right to collective bargaining. Why ? ” To help get the deficit under control”. In other words – to stop any organised opposition to the massive public sector cuts. Sounds familiar ? It should. How long before this Government’s cuts to services, wages and pensions extends to clamping down on any fightback ? Cuts and pensions Let us remind ourselves. The economic crisis was caused by the...

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