Entries by Aisha Gani from 11/2011

What Does Guy Fawkes Night Mean for us in 2011?

| Posted 11.04.2011 | UK

The symbolism of Guy Fawkes has been adopted by the global movement of anti-capitalism protesters. So commemorating 5 November leaves us with mixed feelings whilst we hold our sparklers...knowing that Fawkes was tortured and then hung, drawn and quartered.

More Dire Unemployment Statistics for the 'Lost Generation'

| Posted 11.18.2011 | UK Politics

Another week of gloomy statistics. Another bad week for the UK's lost generation. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) published the latest figures of unemployment this week, which has reached 2.62 million. Youth unemployment has hit 1.02 million.