Tag: Subsidiarity

Markets are the Measure of All Things: George Osborne’s Devolution Agenda and All-Academies Policy

An analysis of George Osborne’s devolution agenda and all-academies school policy in the budget he presented last week as a form of “market-fostering subsidiarity.” Four legs good, two legs bad! — was the catchy maxim which first summarised the principles of the political philosophy of Animalism in George Orwell’s allegorical novella Animal Farm. We may…