Tag Archives: recession

The Human Cost of a University Degree

We live in a society where the rich are constantly being rewarded for being rich. This class competition is all around us, and particularly affects students and graduates in the current economic climate. Take for instance the rise in tuition … Continue reading

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Brands: Value for Money, Even in a Recession

Now I have never been a fan of people wearing clothes with brands stamped all over them: T Shirts with the word ‘Armani’ across the chest, or underwear with ‘Calvin Klein’ on the waist band – basically plain and ordinary … Continue reading

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My Horror at Reading This: “Lazy useless fat economy draining fuckers”

I am still shaking with anger. As I write this post, I am shocked and horrified that people of my age, people who I considered friends, have such outrageously close-minded, Tory views on the issue of benefits. This morning I … Continue reading

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