Tag Archives: working people

Working People: the Real Value Add Sector of the Economy

I recently read an interesting piece in the UK Daily Telegraph about the demise of the traditional working class. It set me thinking and I posted a response, that I include below with a few changes, which gathered a lot … Continue reading

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Inverting the Economic and Status Pyramid

I think I was fortunate to grow up in South Wales, on the edge of the coalfield, where I was taught that the people who risked their lives digging coal were to be admired. I was just in the graveyard … Continue reading

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Matthew Arnold: Culture and Anarchy

I have always had a soft spot for Matthew Arnold (1822-1888)  because Post-Modernists loathe him. See some more about him at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Arnold I recently found this piece in his Culture and Anarchy, that captures quite nicely my dislike of the … Continue reading

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