“If feminism means that we should treat people equally then yes, absolutely, absolutely”  That was David Cameron’s response when Labour MP Rupa Huq asked if he was a feminist. It’s so absurd that it should be written in flashing lights outside number 10 Downing Street this Christmas, as an ironic, ‘festive’ message. Cameron’s ‘feminism’ is, of course, disingenuous. We know this for several reasons. Firstly, when people feel the…

Unsurprisingly joblessness has grown under the ConDems, a new TUC study reveals today. 500,000 more people were unemployed at the beginning of this year than in the same period in 2008. Northern England regions are currently the worst affected, with Yorkshire and Humberside counting 100,000 more out of work. Young workers are once again made the bear the…