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The dirty politics of welfare reform

January 16, 2013


This article was published on the State of Nature website J. K. Galbraith once described modern conservatism as ‘the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness’. In the case of contemporary Britain we might update this to define it as the pursuit of pragmatic justifications for ideologically motivated neoliberal policies. This coalition government, consisting […]

Riots, Culture and Iain Duncan Smith’s Poverty of Analysis

November 9, 2012


This article can be viewed on the New Left Project website