Tag: Doomed

Interesting Times Ahead….

…and Denmark seems to be a bellwether: Nearly a year after the influx of migrants into Europe reached its peak, the repercussions can now be felt in thousands of classrooms across the continent as a new school year begins. Whereas…

Leeches…

A teenager is suing the Met Police and Islington council for repeatedly holding him in a cell overnight. The 14-year-old’s case is being brought by charity Just For Kids Law, which argued that the boy was kept in the “unsuitable”…

Oh, The Humanity!! Part 358789

A shock was in store for parents on the first school run of the year when they dropped off their children to find freshly painted double yellow lines. And why might this be a shock? Well, because they’d got used…

Continuing The Entitlement Generation…

Dozens of volunteers are this week making free packed lunches to feed youngsters during the school holidays. Why? Does child benefit stop during the summer months? I’m pretty sure it doesn’t, so why aren’t parents feeding their own kids? Their…

Doodle Despair At The ‘Guardian’…

Phil Hoad on the Google Doodle: It’s not just that the doodle, the corporate-branding equivalent of dress-down Friday, has that naff novelty air about it: all those cute animated Thanksgiving turkeys, faux silent films and puzzle-piece Nietzsches. Or even that,…

Hurrah For ‘Neuro-Diversity’..!

Not sure what that means..? Well, according to the Civil Service Blog (readers, I venture here because I love it when the enemy reveals their plans..) it’s the next best thing since multigrain artisan sliced bread: “Diversity in GCHQ has…