Thousands More People Will Needlessly Die if the Government Ignores the Warnings of Education Workers

Thoughts of a Leicester Socialist

Many thousands more people will needlessly die if the government ignores the warnings of education workers by opening schools this week.

All the major education unions are demanding that schools close, and earlier this morning the National Education Union hosted an online meeting where over 400,000 were in attendance! So, whether the government wants schools to open or not, there is no doubt that most will not open as their staff will be refusing to return to work on premises that are self-evidently unsafe for all!

But if you don’t trust the views of hundreds of thousands of education workers then how about listening to the warning that former chief scientific adviser Sir Mark Walport (a current member of the government’s SAGE advisory board) made on the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show earlier this morning…

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