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Minority Rule #002

“A spokesman for the Department for Education said: “We are very disappointed that the NUT and NASUWT have announced they will be taking further strike action, which less than a quarter of teachers actually voted for.“” link here Number of … Continue reading

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Weekly Update #012

If he were still alive, here at Things Can Only Get Better we would like to wish a Happy 100th Birthday to former President of the United States of America, Gerald Ford. Ford passed away in 2006 and is the … Continue reading

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You don’t have rights over your children, you have responsibilities to them

I think we would all agree that as parents (or if we were parents), that we would act in the best interest of our child(ren) and recognise that we are responsible for a human being who’s not fully capable of … Continue reading

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Weekly Update #011

Today we’d like to wish a Happy 39th Birthday to the brilliant comedian, David Mitchell. One half of the comedy duo; Mitchell and Webb, and star of That Mitchell and Webb Look and The Peep Show. We’d also like to wish … Continue reading

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One of the better news stories of the year.

‘We’ did it! For once, this isn’t going to be one of Things Can Only Get Better’s usual world-weary cynical despairing rants at society’s problems. For once, we can publish a celebratory post with limited analysis (much to everyone’s disappointment … Continue reading

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Y’all paying attention?

There’s a lot one can fault with the USA’s political and governmental processes, the most glaring being the so called ‘fillibuster’. It grants far far too much power and influence to small groups of legislatures in Federal and State Congresses … Continue reading

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Weekly Update #010

We’d like to wish a Happy 72nd Birthday to Ken Clarke, current Minister without Portfollio. Clarke has held a vast number of Cabinet Positions throughout his long career. He was Health Secretary under Thatcher, Education and Home Secretary and then … Continue reading

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