Episode 7: Of Red Lunchboxes and School Lunchboxes (UK Budget 2016)

 

In this episode, we look at the UK Budget, which was announced this week. We examine the ideological positions behind policies such as the Sugar Tax, the Academicisation of Schools, and cuts to various welfare benefits.

 

The theoretical text we refer to is:

"Mothers on Display: Lunchboxes, Social Class and Moral Accountability" by Vicki Harman and Benedetta Capellini (Link behind paywall)

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