Tag Archives: Phillip Davis

Evidence Based Policy: wage slaves

Philip Davies MP has again come under scrutiny for appearing to suggest those with physical and mental disabilities should be able to seek lower wages than those without. Keir Liddle looks at the facts and figures behind the claim. Continue reading

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Evidence Based Policy? Cunning Linguist

Phillip Davis, a Tory MP in Bradford, has recently come under fire for suggesting low literacy rates among children in the constituency are due to local libraries making books avaliable in Urdu. In the return of his “Evidence Based Policy” series, Keir Liddle explores the issue to see if there is anything to the MP’s claims. Continue reading

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