A Budget For The 1%

March 21, 2012 § Leave a comment

Amidst the interest rate spin, tax breaks for the super-rich and anti-green infrastructure policies, the Chancellor committed us to another year of austerity, despite its crippling effects on our economy and society. It’s the economic equivalent of medieval medicine, bleeding a sick, weak patient in the hope of making them better.

New Economics Foundation gets it right. Now look at the graph below – especially the green section for the UK…

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