- June 03, 2015
I’ve just seen the Dardenne brothers’ brilliant Two Days, One Night (2014) It’s a film I’ve been looking forward to seeing for a long time, and it didn’t disappoint. The premise is deceptively simple: Sandra Byas, played by Marion Cotillard, is a worker in a Belgian solar panel factory who has...
- November 30, 2011
YOUR COUNTRY NEEDS YOU….
TO COME OUT ON STRIKE
You always know you’re doing something right when Max Hastings and the Daily Mail tell you that you’re doing something wrong. Today Hastings is in full flow, calling for ‘Blitz spirit’ from the wilds of west Berkshire in the face of today’s strikes and working himself up...
- June 27, 2011
It’s only three days before Thursday’s mass strike action, and anyone looking at the British media would be forgiven for believing that the world was about to end,or that the armies of the undead were about to lay waste to the nation’s cities. What we actually contemplating is the prospect of public sector trade...