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Britain turns to conservative values as recession bites
Daily Mail ^ | 12/7/11

Posted on 12/07/2011 12:49:57 PM PST by Mitch86

We want the State to stay out of our lives and sympathy for benefit claimants has evaporated

More than half of us - 54% - think unemployment benefits are too high up from 35% in 1983

Workshy parents are to blame for child poverty, say 63% Rise of climate change scepticism: 37% say environment threat has been exaggerated - up from 24% a decade ago

Just 29% think same-sex relationships are wrong - down from 46% in 2000

Only 31% want tax rises to pay for health and education, while it was 63% of us in 2002

(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Foreign Affairs; Miscellaneous; United Kingdom
KEYWORDS: conservatism; recession; unitedkingdon; values

1 posted on 12/07/2011 12:50:02 PM PST by Mitch86
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To: Mitch86

On the one hand I don’t want all of the misery an imploded economy will cause in our country. On the other hand I believe that only a completely failed economy will drive people back to the Lord and other basic American values.


2 posted on 12/07/2011 1:42:47 PM PST by Scotsman will be Free (11C - Indirect fire, infantry - High angle hell - We will bring you, FIRE)
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To: Mitch86

It is often said that without the votes from Scotland and Wales, England would always return a Tory government


3 posted on 12/07/2011 3:22:59 PM PST by Mitch86
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