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Bigger class, bigger downgrades. Wrong postcode, bigger downgrades. Tories’ smash-and-grab algorithm scandal robs poor pupils and massively boosts rich — SKWAWKBOX

Theft of working-class and especially ethnic minority kids’ futures is a criminal act The scandal of the downgraded A-level awards has grown bigger with the revelation that the governnment’s algorithm used to adjust grades was designed to guarantee a huge … Continue reading

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Trump’s COVID-19 crisis in the USA — Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 12 August 2020 video from the USA says about itself: Woman With Covid Evicted CDC: U.S. FACES ‘WORST FALL’ EVER IF COVID-19 GUIDELINES ARE IGNORED The U.S. is at risk of experiencing the worst fall health season ever if … Continue reading

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Exclusive: group of Labour members take party to court — SKWAWKBOX

Seven, mostly Jewish, Labour Party members calling themselves Labour Activists For Justice or LA4J have launched a crowdfund to take the party to court over its disciplinary processes, which they consider unsound and unjust. They say that under the current … Continue reading

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What will you say when they ask what you did in the class war? — Vox Political

I seem to have hit a nerve when I said the Tories are waging a class war on anyone who …Continue reading → via What will you say when they ask what you did in the class war? — Vox Political

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Daily UK C19 cases almost double in a week – driven by England — SKWAWKBOX

Johnson and Hancock’s disastrous handling of crisis fuels continuing spike The UK’s daily number of confirmed new coronavirus cases has almost doubled in the space of a week, from 871 last Friday – and lower just before that – to … Continue reading

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Universal credit claimants can get a BT package for £5 a month

via Universal credit claimants can get a BT package for £5 a month

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BREAKING: Tories vote down amendment to protect NHS from foreign control in Brexit trade deals | Evolve Politics — Tory Britain!

https://evolvepolitics.com/breaking-tories-vote-down-amendment-to-protect-nhs-from-foreign-control-in-brexit-trade-deals/ via BREAKING: Tories vote down amendment to protect NHS from foreign control in Brexit trade deals | Evolve Politics — Tory Britain!

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Nurses excluded from Tories’ pay deal – and details reveal NO front-line workers are being rewarded for pandemic efforts — SKWAWKBOX

Exclusion shows government is doing minimum recommended by public sector pay boards and adding nothing to reward efforts of front-line workers in pandemic The Tories and their media allies are trumpeting pay rises awarded to public sector workers – with … Continue reading

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Public sector pay deal means CUT in public services — SKWAWKBOX

The Tories’ public sector pay increases – which exclude nurses – mean an automatic cut in public services. Rishi Sunak has accepted the independent pay review boards’ recommended increases for the public sector – as of course he should – … Continue reading

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Coronavirus news from the USA, Europe — Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 20 July 2020 video from the USA is called Trump Rejects Universal Masks & Wants To Force Schools To Open. TRUMP DOUBLES DOWN ON CLAIM CORONAVIRUS WILL DISAPPEAR As coronavirus infections continue to surge nationwide, Trump repeated his unsubstantiated … Continue reading

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