Once again the idea of 'voluntary' work is trotted out again. Now, there’s nothing wrong with voluntary work, as long as it is voluntary.
The Prime Mentalist cannot ensure that young people have done ‘50 hours of voluntary work by the time they are 19-years-old.’ There are a large number of young people who would have no intention of doing 50 hours of voluntary work. Voluntary work is unpaid, there is a word for the system of making people work for nothing. It is called slavery.
‘Mr Brown said a promise to bring in compulsory community service would be aReally? Why would you do that? This government really are hell bent on self-destruction. Well here they are removing their youth vote at a stroke. Well done. If I were a party standing, I’d be right outside the schools with sixth forms and every college letting the youngsters know that a vote for Labour means they will do 50 hours of work, for nothing.
part of his next election manifesto.’
‘Under the scheme, the work may include helping charities and is likely to
become part of the National Curriculum. The scheme would be woven into plans
to make everyone stay in education or training until the age of 18 by
Charities? Which bloody charities? Are these the same charities that receive huge amounts of tax payers’ money? Are they now to get State Sanctioned slaves to push their agenda and carry out their bidding? And you are now to stay under control and indoctrination until you are 18. You will be dependent, you will be obedient, you will work because we can't actually afford to give you any relevant education.
Gordon Brown has told the News of The World ‘It is my ambition to create a Britain in which there is a clear expectation that all young people will undertake some service to their community, and where community service will become a normal part of growing up in Britain. Arbeit Macht Frei’
Well, perhaps he didn’t say those last three words. But would we have been surprised if he had?