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Dad and husband, teacher, now #TeacherEducator. Detester of elitism, drummer, singer, likes two wheels and sunshine.
How can they possibly get away with this? More lives will be lost & families destroyed How dare Matt Hancock say they’re “throwing a protective ring” around care homes? Incompetence, negligence, deceit - these words don’t come close #EnoughIsEnough https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/care-home-coronavirus-testing-pledge-abandoned-tqxf6mm6j
I retweeted this y’day but retweeting it again today. The peerage list is an inflection point. The old rules are dead. Decency, shame, accountability. We the press, public & parliament need to take serious stock. This is a Trumpian moment. Johnson has changed politics. So must we
People (cough, @Charlie Warzel) like to say Facebook is simply too big to moderate at scale, but that's a bit like saying Ford is too big to make its cars safe. Facebook could probably do it, it would just be less profitable. https://www.wired.com/story/stop-saying-facebook-too-big-to-moderate/
Still think it’s pretty extraordinary to have Russian state-backed @RT going in to defend Boris Johnson from accusation that he & Russian state have aligned goals..
Shocking & irresponsible for Scottish Labour & Tories to demand end to Sturgeon's Covid briefings covered by BBC. They are surely aware zero deaths in Scotland day after day to England's still often well over 100? Communication is central to public health https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/18608295.bbc-urged-drop-sturgeons-politicised-daily-covid-briefi...
Boris Johnson’s 2 minute challenge video, full of lies, spin, smoke & mirrors just passed a million views. Help send this counter video, telling the public the truth, to 2 million. Let’s expose this charlatan once & for all, together
This chap’s been more blot than copybook for months. When sycophancy to a dishonest PM is prioritised over standards in public life, we all lose. And when the PM’s closest aide is allowed to treat rules with contempt, there are no standards to be held to. https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/robert-jenrick-claimed-100-000-expenses-for-third-home-0szhp8lzh
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Poll for our @Reset-uk project shows overwhelming majority, including Conservative voters, don’t want to see country buried under miles of tarmac There’s no case for Government £27bn road building plans - scrap them now #BuildBackBetter #Reset https://inews.co.uk/news/environment/britons-back-investment-cycling-routes-bus-services-green-poll-...