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Enter The Big Society: Exit The Compassionate One.

April 15th, 2011

As a result of the Banking crisis the Western world is in turmoil still as services are being cut and the vulnerable are threatened. Both inequality and poverty are likely to increase. With draconian cuts in the UK our welfare system is under attack. What impact could this have on the goals to achieve a more equal society and what long-term thinking is needed? Is the Big Society an answer or an excuse to avoid the major issues? This was the topic for a meeting held in April 2011 and forms the basis of this podcast.