Month: January 2015

“Some thoughts on apprenticeships”

Some thoughts on apprenticeships Originally posted on April 17, 2014 for the Institute of Opinion: http://www.instituteofopinion.com/2014/04/apprenticeships/ Every party claims to be the party of apprentices and the party who champions apprenticeships. But we haven’t seen the revolution in apprentices we need. We are in a situation where we look to other countries in awe and Read More …

“The Many Faces of the UK LibDem Party ”

“The Many Faces of the UK LibDem Party ” @rwscarter Originally posted for UKProgressive on August 2, 2014 :http://ukprogressive.co.uk/the-many-faces-of-the-uk-libdem-party/article28730.html   The LibDems betrayed their morals and values by dropping their progressive side. They are a hollowed-out party. That they choose now, four years into their five of power to make progressive noises and seem to Read More …

”Can feudalisms aristocratic hold on the UK ever be broken? ”

” Can feudalisms aristocratic hold on the UK ever be broken? ” @rwscarter Originally posted for UKProgressive September 6, 2014: http://ukprogressive.co.uk/can-feudalisms-aristocratic-hold-on-the-uk-ever-be-broken/article29621.html   Today’s Britain is a direct result of her cultural past, Feudalism through Mercantilism, early Capitalism then onto today with the mixed economy with decades of social policy and progressive governments. During the 9th-16th century Read More …

“The Un-United Kingdom”

“The Un-United Kingdom” @rwscarter Originally posted for UKProgressive on September 16, 2014 : http://ukprogressive.co.uk/the-un-united-kingdom/article29958.html   In a few days, Scotland may be waving ‘Goodbye’ to her brothers and sisters across the United Kingdom. Though separation would not be finalised until 2016, finally breaking the 1707 Union Act that until recently very few people thought would Read More …

“The Big, The Bold & The URGENT”

“The Big, The Bold & The URGENT” @rwscarter Orinally posted on UKProgressive on October 22, 2014 : http://www.ukprogressive.co.uk/op-ed-the-big-the-bold-and-the-urgent/article31356.html   A referendum and 2 by-elections that brought a Tory to the house under a UKIP banner, and a close second in a Labour seat just shows politics needs to change anti-politics is still the talk of Read More …

“Fuel poverty in the UK is real, what is being done?”

“Fuel poverty in the UK is real, what is being done?” @rwscarter Orinally posted for UKProgressive on October 25, 2014 : http://www.ukprogressive.co.uk/op-ed-fuel-poverty-in-the-uk-is-real-what-is-being-done/article31442.html The plight of fuel poverty in Britain today is shocking Last month I went to a crowded Attlee suite (one of many suites in Portcullis house which is attached to the Palace of Westminster, Read More …

“Harnessing Community Funding to Boost Start-Ups” @rwscarter for @LFIG_UK

“Harnessing Community Funding to Boost Start-Ups” @rwscarter Orinally posted on Labour Finance & Industry Group (LFIG) on September 8, 2014 : http://lfig.org/harnessing-community-funding-to-boost-start-ups/ Britain’s economy faces a major problem, one which stifles aspiring entrepreneurs’ ability to reach their personal goals. The problem centres on the inability of start-ups and small firms to get the funds they Read More …

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Labour Finance & Industry Group (LFIG) Newest First :   “Harnessing Community Funding to Boost Start-Ups” @rwscarter September 8, 2014 :   http://lfig.org/harnessing-community-funding-to-boost-start-ups/ Uk Progressives @UKProgressives Newest First :   “Fuel poverty in the UK is real, what is being done?” @rwscarter October 25, 2014 :   http://www.ukprogressive.co.uk/op-ed-fuel-poverty-in-the-uk-is-real-what-is-being-done/article31442.html “The Big, The Bold & The URGENT” Read More …