Tuesday 24 January 2017

Ignoring most vulnerable is uncivilised

Published 16/10/2010 | 05:00

Listening the other week to British Prime Minister David Cameron addressing his party's conference, I was struck by something he said regarding a democratically elected government's responsibilities to its citizens:

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"Yes, fairness means giving money to help the poorest in society.

"People who are sick, who are vulnerable, the elderly -- I want you to know we will always look after you.

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