Tag Archives: granta

Your essential weekend reader — my personal pick of the week’s must-reads

Papers - Some rights reserved by NS MewsflashIt’s Sunday morning, so here are a dozen of thought-provoking articles to stimulate your thinking juices, culled from all those I’ve linked to this past fortnight. You can follow me on Delicious here.

Immigration and the knowledge economy – Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg makes the business case for immigration reform in the US, but the lesson is universal: “In a knowledge economy, the most important resources are the talented people we educate and attract to our country.”

Mum did to Maggie what she’d done

Posted in News | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , and | Leave a comment
Advert



Recent Comments

  • Jane Mansfield
    @ Peter Martin, Now that I have had my wings clipped because I am caring for a disabled husband, I scan through the headlines of most newspapers to check what...
  • David Raw
    It may surprise Mr Martin to learn that I agree with him that the utilities (including water and the railways) should be in the public sector........ indeed, ba...
  • Peter Martin
    @ Katharine, The nationalisation of the Utilities does have widespread support. Lib Dems at one time did believe in the mixed economy which isn't the same th...
  • David Raw
    I tend to agree with Katharine's comments about Keir Starmer and I happen to believe he is the Labour Party's best hope of returning to power....... he certainl...
  • Gwyn Williams
    For those calling for electoral reform in Canada, it should be noted that over the last 100 years the Liberals have been in power for 70 years and the Progressi...