From the daily archives:

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Michael Gove and The Destruction of the Teaching Profession

November 5, 2013

Last week I met up with three good friends to see a film.  Two of them are teachers.  Good teachers – committed to the kids they teach in far from easy London inner city secondary schools.  Both went into the profession because they wanted to teach, not as the Government would have it, for the […]

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The Album Collection #19: 1979, The Clash, London Calling

November 5, 2013

A couple of weeks back the NME published its Top 500 albums of all time.   Now, as regular readers know we like a list here at Allthatsleft and the NME’s list resulted in each of us here at the site putting forward our own top 20 lists, from which we compiled an Allthatsleft Top 20 […]

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Where have all our great politicians gone?

November 5, 2013

“He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.” George Bernard Shaw The first sign of becoming a grumpy old man is to think that everything was better in the past. If that is the case, then in terms of politics, I am a fully paid up member of […]

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