Will the UK Become Like Somalia?

Another day and another overblown absurd outburst from a union baron. In a great spot by James Kirkup the TUC’s delightful Brendon Barber thinks the Big Society will turn the UK in Somalia:

“The most worrying thing about the Big Society is that Prime Minister truly believes that polices of slash, burn and sack will make all our lives better, and not just for those for whom he is planning tax cuts.The logic of this is that his ideal society is Somalia where the state barely exists.”

Over to John Rentoul and his eternal Questions to Which the Answer is No…




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