But Why Should Housing Developers Pay For Schools?

There’s a certain logical fallacy on display here concerning the provision of schools and other public infrastructure. The problem coming from the actual definitions of why we bother to have government at all. Which is to provide, collectively, those things which don’t make sense to have provided individually, or even under the normal influences of market incentives.

That’s what government’s for, to produce those things that not-government won’t. At which point, why insist that the private sector must build schools?…

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The Education System For The 93% Should Teach Which 1% Interests?

Quite obviously, given the historic interest, the public school system must indeed teach the techniques of safe gay sex under a necessity that doesn’t apply to the state school system. But this insistence upon teaching what is clearly going to be of interest to a minority of the school population, well, how far do we take it? Some minority interests must indeed be catered to. It’s not exactly a majority of Englishman who wish to be able to converse, rather than despise, a Frog but there should still be that place in the curriculum for French lessons.…

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Worth Observing The Ghastly Mess Government Makes Running Things – Like Education

A reasonable little pencil sketch of the education system in Britain is that everyone gets taxed so that the government has a monopoly on the education of 93% of us. The other 7% is over in the private sector. Note that those who pay for such private education pay again, they’ve already paid the tax for that free education, decided they thought that free was worth what it is priced at and no, they don’t get their money back nor any subsidy.…

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Takeaways Are Just Too Easy For Children Say The Food Fascists

The idea that just anyone, armed only with the coin of the realm, should be able to walk the high street and buy food horrifies some. For, as we all know, they might buy food that they enjoy, that they like the taste of, instead of what is approved of by the prodnoses. This will never do, of course it won’t. For what’s the point of putting all the prodnoses into government if we can just do what we want anyway?…

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