The British System

The State of Welfare
The British System

The State of Welfare

There are numerous factors that adversely affect the status and effectiveness of the welfare state; Economy, Globalization, Demography, Immigration. There are various challenges facing the welfare state in the 21st century, these include; ageing populations, changing structure of the economy, migration, labour markets, globalization and ideological differences. After carrying out […]

Political Sleaze
The British System

Historic Tory Sleaze

Cash for Questions: David Tredinnick and Graham Riddick In July 1994 a businessman, posing as a Sunday Times reporter offered ten Tory MPs and ten Labour MPs £1000 to ask a question at Prime Minister’s Question Time. Out of the 20, two Tories, David Tredinnick and Graham Riddick, both Parliamentary Private […]