….Birmingham Ladywood, Peckham, Shoreditch, Manchester Central, Liverpool Riverside….
How do we save our most depressed inner city regions?
- By encouraging inward private sector investment and making it easier for companies to function, giving schools and teachers the flexibility to make their own decisions, and improving services and civic pride by introducing commercial rigour into moribund, union-dominated municipal assets?
- Or by burdening these areas with ever greater levels of regulation, taxation, red tape and bureaucracy, while allowing doctrine, political orthodoxy and self interest to trump common sense and results-driven public services?
Watch this great series of shorts from Drew Carey’s excellent Reason TV and decide for yourself….
No brainer? You would have thought so, wouldn’t you?