From daily News Line in Britain:
Tuesday, 16 August 2011
CAMERON BRINGING BACK NATIONAL SERVICE
PRIME Minister David Cameron announced plans for a National Citizen Service, as well as a crackdown on parents and school pupils, during a speech in Oxfordshire yesterday.
Pervasive unemployment and poverty in London areas hit by riots: here.
Driving families into greater poverty won’t address the despair of young people, says Jeremy Corbyn: here.
Punitive sentencing is a worrying sign of things to come, writes Liz Davies; here.
Britain’s employment rate is struggling to return to pre-recession levels because the government’s so-called austerity measures are hampering economic growth, union leaders warned today: here.