Eliane Glaser is a senior lecturer at Bath Spa University and author of Get Real: How to See Through the Hype, Spin and Lies of Modern Life.
Railing against low-paid academics will not solve Britain's inequality problem.
Post-politics: what has killed our democracy, and can we bring it back to life?
Our economic debate is conducted in terms of household budgets - a handbag economy. But the economy isn't a handbag, and this "debate" closes down real alternatives to the neoliberal consensus.
We need ideas and idealism as well as processes and action; our problem is not too much politics, but not enough.