"either an idiot... or possessed of a dangerous agenda and very cunning"
Tuesday, 30 September 2008
Those 'casino capitalists' again
You have to hand it to George Osborne, he is utterly shameless. This week he has been saying we need to clean up ‘casino capitalism’. Yet only last year he was promising to stand ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with the City against attacks from the unions on private equity in particular. And funnily enough he chose to highlight the intemperate language employed by the unions, including the phrase… err… ‘casino capitalists’.