They’re back: banners, bull horns, whistles, and threats of strikes. Unions, students and internet activists lost no time in the new year launching themselves at ministers’ plans for cuts—and at ministers. Jeremy Hunt was the target of one boisterous disruption, as 30 students banging drums invaded the culture minister’s talk at the LSE.
Prospect’s February issue
Fear of the new austerity flickers through Prospect this month, writes Bronwen Maddox
Prospect / December 31, 2010
It was an election year in Britain in the shadow of the financial crash and a giant...