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How You Once Told Me What I Needed To Know

How You Once Told Me What I Needed To Know

I bought you a river but it was dry I bought you an escort but he was shy I bought you the truth but you made it a lie Why don’t you please tell me what I should buy? I […]

Mr. Wrong Forgets His Facts

Mr. Wrong Forgets His Facts

I know nothing about teaching. Nothing. But I hear that Michael Gove is terrible. Really terrible. He is possibly the worst Education Secretary that Britain has had since all the others. As far as I can tell, all teachers have […]

Exploring the Institute

Exploring the Institute

In the last installment of Karen Zipslicer’s adventures in Lundern, our heroine discovered other prisoners of the Institute. Now she searches for a way out… Nobody was about. There were no windows, nor clocks, but Karen guessed it was the […]

Guardian Readers Tell Their Story; puts austerity into perspective

Guardian Readers Tell Their Story; puts austerity into perspective

A few weeks ago, I noted how Guardian readers were sharing their stories about Britain’s austerity, using The Guardian’s new smartphone app. Since then, I have monitored the ratio of stories which reflect genuine hardship (for example, a photo of […]