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    Student fee 'savings' will fund windmills in Africa
    The £2.9 billion the Government will save by increasing tuition fees matches the amount earmarked for a global warming project, finds Christopher Booker.
    The cause of the major political story of last week – the row over tuition fees, students rioting and all – was, as we all know, “public spending cuts”. But how much money does the Government actually hope to save on tuition fees? If the immediate problem is our massive state deficit, it seems odd that the Government should risk such unpopularity, not for any immediate saving, but in the hope that it will get the money back over the next 30 years, as students can afford to repay it.

    In the short term, the Government’s own projection as to how much it will save is that the funding of university tuition will be cut by £2.9 billion by 2014. As it happens, £2.9 billion is the sum ring-fenced, by the same public spending review, to be given to developing countries to help them fight global warming with windmills and solar panels. It is also slightly less than the £3 billion by which our public debt is rising every week. These much-vaunted “cuts” are not all we are led to believe.

    Source. The ToRiGrAph.
    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/c...in-Africa.html

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    Feels good, man.
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    Yawn,yawn,yawn,yawn,yawn,yawn,ya wn,yawn. So boring mate.this thread is so boring
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      That's pretty cool.
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      So you wouldrather have a free education than a planet to live on?
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      cool storty bro'
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      I dont see why the papers columnists condemn the students behaviour during the protests considering that they are churning out articles such as these which are surely designed to only inflame and inspire such incidents of unrest?
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        That's absolutely repulsive. Ugh.
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        Say WHAT!?
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        (Original post by adam_zed)
        I dont see why the papers columnists condemn the students behaviour during the protests considering that they are churning out articles such as these which are surely designed to only inflame and inspire such incidents of unrest?
        Because this kind of article only inspires violence in complete cretins.

        Case in point: it hasn't inspired violence in me, because I am not a complete cretin.
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        Windwills for energy = ability to live > small fee's for university.
        Especially when the fee increase doesnt mean **** all for the majority of students.
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        Good stuff!

        O/P - you sound like a racist.
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        at least invest in this ****ing country, the world's best location for wind turbine utilisation.
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        (Original post by Tommyjw)
        Windwills for energy = ability to live > small fee's for university.
        Especially when the fee increase doesnt mean **** all for the majority of students.
        the least the government could to is invest in this country so we can export electricity and generate some money for this country (which could then be given out to aid developing countries like this). this government is so incompetent.
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        (Original post by Broderss)
        the least the government could to is invest in this country so we can export electricity and generate some money for this country (which could then be given out to aid developing countries like this). this government is so incompetent.
        Sorry..

        Aid is giving things, such as these windmills which will produce non stop energy for the country.

        Aid is not taking that money, building our own, and giving them cheap electricity.. that is almost exploitation.
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        (Original post by Tommyjw)
        Sorry..

        Aid is giving things, such as these windmills which will produce non stop energy for the country.

        Aid is not taking that money, building our own, and giving them cheap electricity.. that is almost exploitation.
        i didn't ****ing say that. i said export electricity we generate from our wind turbines and then give aid in the form of the money we make from exporting this electricity, which they may use to invest in electricity generation if they wish.
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        (Original post by Broderss)
        i didn't ****ing say that. i said export electricity we generate from our wind turbines and then give aid in the form of the money we make from exporting this electricity, which they may use to invest in electricity generation if they wish.
        So you either want to. (this is just to check, you haven't made clear which)
        Build turbines here, give all the money we make as aid
        Or give some of the money as aid, and keep some ourselves.

        Either way (especially the first) , giving them the money for the turbines themselves will be better for their country.

        Ya know, their country, the developing one who needs aid and such things more than we do? Have a little respect for those worse off.
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        (Original post by Tommyjw)
        So you either want to. (this is just to check, you haven't made clear which)
        Build turbines here, give all the money we make as aid
        Or give some of the money as aid, and keep some ourselves.

        Either way (especially the first) , giving them the money for the turbines themselves will be better for their country.

        Ya know, their country, the developing one who needs aid and such things more than we do? Have a little respect for those worse off.
        it's not our duty to give aid to countries who shouldn't exist. we should be investing in our own country for our future, otherwise we soon won't be able to sustain ourselves. Britain is only a tiny island, not a huge superpower. you forget that. we need to look after ourselves.
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        (Original post by Broderss)
        it's not our duty to give aid to countries who shouldn't exist. we should be investing in our own country for our future, otherwise we soon won't be able to sustain ourselves. Britain is only a tiny island, not a huge superpower. you forget that. we need to look after ourselves.
        Uhh.. were like the 5th most powerful country , so yes.. i think we are pretty high up.

        It is our morale duty to try to help as many as possible in the world.

        Either you dont give any kind of charity to any events so your an ass, or your a hypocrite.
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        (Original post by Broderss)
        i didn't ****ing say that. i said export electricity we generate from our wind turbines and then give aid in the form of the money we make from exporting this electricity, which they may use to invest in electricity generation if they wish.
        For the first time I actually agree with you (only on this point, not on most of the other things you will probably say). Funny isnt it?
       
       
       
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