They’re gone: UK MP leaves 10-year-old at No. 10 Downing to protest early school closures

They’re gone: UK MP leaves 10-year-old at No. 10 Downing to protest early school closures
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[Ed. – Seriously, this woman left her 10-year-old child outside the prime minister’s residence in protest because the UK government isn’t sufficiently “looking after [British] children at least five days a week.” Can this once-great people still dress itself in the morning?]

Jess Phillips, who represents that Labour Party as a member of Parliament, explained that leaving her son at No. 10 was an act of protest against some English schools cutting half a day on Fridays in an effort to stay within tightening budget constraints.

“The government has a responsibility to be looking after our children for at least five days a week,” she told Sky News and further suggested that Prime Minister Theresa May was at least partially to blame. “It’s Theresa May’s and the government’s responsibility to educate my children and all the children in the country for five days a week, and she has failed.”

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