Tag Archives: Poverty

I Hate Foodbanks (and so should you.)

I have problems with almost everything to do with foodbanks. I dislike the fact that the Trussell Trust describe their model as “scaleable” and use words like “franchise”.  This is the language of business, this is the language of permanence. … Continue reading

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UK (not) OK! Part 1

Imagine if you will, slaving over Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings 3, 4 or even 5 courses. At the end of the meal your guests turn around and tell you it was “OK!” How would you feel? Disappointed? Angry? … Continue reading

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Hey Jamie Oliver Your job is easy: Here’s My Chicken Nachos!

I’ve been thinking a bit since the tubby mockney Jamie Oliver opened his pie hole and let his belly rumble about poor people and the work ethic of his fellow Brits. What I’ve been thinking is, making recipes and telling … Continue reading

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Jamie Oliver: Let’s have a heated debate.

Jamie has a new TV Show coming out so he’s been running his mouth off to pimp his show, Here are some of his quotes (and my response.) “I’m not judgmental, but I’ve spent a lot of time in poor … Continue reading

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