The Chartist

Sachs of gold.


While the world is still up in arms about overpaid bankers, the good souls at Goldman Sachs (well, the hundred good souls who are UK partners, anyway) have agreed to cap their bonuses at a frugal £1m each. A fairly swingeing cut to what they'd normally receive . . . but still enough to pay the average teacher's salary more than 3,000 times over.

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The NS Podcast #150: Englishness, X-men and Equality

The New Statesman podcast.

This week, Helen and Stephen try their best not to talk about the EU. Instead they turn to Boris Johnson’s media strategy, MP’s expenses, and Labour and the idea of Englishness. They go down-the-line to the Lobby with George Eaton. Then Henry Zeffman joins to discuss the politics of the new X-men movie. You also ask us: what does the future hold for the Women’s Equality Party? (Helen Lewis, Stephen Bush, George Eaton, Henry Zeffman)

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