July 3rd, 2011

Quote of the Day

‘Blue Labour’ guru Lord Glasman says

‘The LSE can pay its diversity director £120,000 a year, but can’t pay its cooks and security guards a living wage. That’s disgusting.’


19 Comments

  1. 1
    MrAngry61 says:

    A living wage or a market wage?

    However, he’s right about Diversity staff – they’re a pestilence.

    • 11
      no longer anonymous says:

      What do they do to earn £120,000?!

      • 13
        Tessa Tickles says:

        Diversify?

        Seriously, I think the job entails making sure preferential treatment is given to non-white non-British people.

        In the name of ‘equality’.

  2. 2
    Billy Bowden is the greatest umpire ever ! says:

    whats more important food or diversity trainers?

    • 3
      Billy Bowden is the greatest umpire ever ! says:

      tho it would be worse if Presscot was a diversty officer!

  3. 4
    Ex-fake-Billy says:

    Those manual labour types are a bit too diverse. Diversity Director only relates to chai latte vs rooibos tea.

  4. 5
    Cy Kovthesecuntz says:

    LSE : de Longer dey Subvert Education, diverse it gets.

  5. 6
    Ed Milimong And His Superfluous Extra Gene says:

    O/T

    Tried to reply to above post, found that mobile-phn txt entry auto-completes “rooibos tea”.

    This gross pretentiousness will consume us all. And the Chinese will take us out, whilst we weakly fight back hitting them with (Chinese) iPads.

  6. 7
    Lord Lavender et al. says:

    A sunny weekend usually finds me in Diversity Park. Chomping Khat with the Joery.

  7. 8
    "Lord" Glasman says:

    Remember, those working class types are a bunch of Express-reading oiks who just need the right marketing. Engender a bit of hatred, that’ll get them voting Labour again.

  8. 9
    The BBC is full of pathological liars says:

    All those years of being shat over by the previous Labour government and still no living wage. That is disgusting?
    How many millions has Tony Bliar made from innocent blood in the Middle East? Hmmm? He is still counting. That is disgusting?

  9. 10
    Athers says:

    Go and work in china for a while, we will all appreciate the minimum wage then…

    • 17
      Rastus Macfarlane says:

      You go and work in China for a while, we will all appreciate the rise in average IQ.

  10. 12
    M says:

    Minutes from labour high & mighty command
    What centre socialist bollocks shall we make up so we can get our snouts where they belong
    Blue bullshit

  11. 14
    LSE Staff says:

    Err, except LSE does pay it’s staff the London Living Wage…

    http://www.citizensukblog.org/category/living-wage-campaign

    You can read about the award they got from… Citizens UK on that website.

    Glassman needs to stop being senile.

  12. 19
    Anne says:

    It may pay its staff the living wage but if the cooks / guards are agency staff they could still be getting less


Seen Elsewhere

Mo Ansar’s Silence | Adrian Hilton
Gove Loses WWI Battle | Conservative Woman
5 Reasons Labour Likely to Win General Election | Sunny Hundal
Dave Surrounded By Topless Women | Sun
UN Loony says Britain Most Sexist Country | Sun
Farage is a Good Reason to Leave the EU | Dan Hannan
UKIP Blocked Expenses Questions | Times
NHS Showdown Coming | Paul Goodman
Sons of Brown | Telegraph
All Three Parties Mulling Leadership | Staggers
Isn’t George Great | Simon Jenkins


new-advert
Guido-hot-button (1) Guido-hot-button (1)


Cathy Jamieson MP, Labour’s Shadow Treasury minister, commenting on Treasury analysis of the economic impact of tax changes…

“If the Treasury is looking at the economic impact of tax changes, then surely it should examine the impact of the rise in VAT and cuts to tax credits? George Osborne’s £12 billion VAT rise knocked confidence, helped to choke off the recovery and has cost families £1,350 over the last three years.”



orkneylad says:

What’s he been doing FFS, mining bitcoins?


Tip off Guido
Web Guido's Archives

Subscribe me to:






RSS




AddThis Feed Button
Archive


Labels
Guido Reads