BBC News: Fall in numbers of young jobless

David Longman

The number of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) is at its lowest for the time of year since 2001, UK-wide figures show─ Read article ─ ]

Financial Times: Marxists’ gifts to the markets

David Longman

Business leaders and stock market investors tend not, as a rule, to be staunch supporters of hardline communism. But are there beneficial legacies of Marxism that the financial community should, perhaps, be thankful for?─ Read article ─

Telegraph: Stop calling teachers ‘Miss’ or ‘Sir’

David Longman

Academics say that traditional teachers’ titles such as ‘Sir’ and ‘Miss’ should be axed, with pupils being expected to use first names to drag schools into the 21st century─ Read article ─