Exactly whose heritage is being protected by the new UNESCO status of the Lake District?
I just got talking with a friend about all the times someone has stolen something from me*. There's been lots of times. It's been happening more or less since the day I was born. This is all the stuff I used to own bits of and which my parents and grandparents paid into for me, … Continue reading All the times I’ve been a victim of theft
What’s more classist, tweeting a disapproving picture of a terraced house in Rochester, England flags hanging from the drainpipe, white van parked in a driveway, or associating that image and all of its connotations with an entire class and culture? I grew up in a council terrace, with, shock horror, one or two white vans … Continue reading There was nothing classist about the Thornberry tweet. But our reaction to it?