Public School: a private educational institution in the United Kingdom which is outside the public education system and which charges fees. (Don’t ask!)
The UK Labour party in a headline distracting motion has proposed to abolish the UK Public Schools.
The motion calls for funds and properties held by private schools to be “redistributed democratically and fairly” to other schools. ….
Mr McDonnell said every part of the policy would be carried out on a “consultation basis”, and that he could not see the use of “draconian measures” to enforce it.
He told BBC Radio 5 Live: “It will enable us to not only provide every child with the best opportunities in life, but also to build a more cohesive and equal society in which we live together much more productively.”BBC News website: 23 September 2019, Labour members call to ‘redistribute’ private schools’ assets
You can understand why a Socialist Party re-establishing it’s identity would want to both propose and do this, but you wonder about the practicalities.Read more…