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Caught in a trap

The newspaper headline boldly announced: “Top Tory: I Am Entitled To More Than £67K Salary”. After being caught in a cash for access sting, the former Conservative Foreign Secretary, Sir Malcolm Rifkind, made a pitiful attempt to defend his part … Continue reading

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An old ethic for a new economy

It was the 19th century social philosopher Karl Marx who famously coined the idea of a “reserve army of the unemployed”. For Marx, the existence of such a large number of workers would act as a weapon that could be … Continue reading

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