Musings on bluebells and money. Love the earth and respect each other seems a sound message to me.
Another day, another grim story. One of the biggest waste disposal firms in the U.K is fitting cameras to its trucks because so many rough sleepers are sheltering in refuse bins. They found 93 people sleeping amongst the rubbish last year. Since their machinery couldn’t differentiate between cardboard, wood, and human flesh, this is an extremely dangerous place to seek refuge.
Who knows how many people have taken their own lives because of an ever more mean and abusive disability and unemployment benefits system? Thousands end up in police cells because there are no crisis services where they live. Women’s aid refuges are being closed (see here). Over a million people are reliant on food banks. Some 50,000 social housing tennants were evicted and moved out of their London Borough over the past three years because of welfare cuts and the bedroom…
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