The last thing anyone needs right now is another Baron Sugar of Clapton or Lord fucking Prescott. Too often social mobility is merely the elevation of class traitors, those who happily use their new found power to fuck over the people they left behind.
It shows how fractured society has become that social mobility is now considered the best that working class people can hope for. If only a few more kids from state schools went to Oxbridge, or a few more MPs once had a real job, then all would be well and the system would be fair they would have us believe.
But what about all the kids who wouldn’t get to fucking Oxbridge even in this fake classless utopia. The millions left abandoned so a few lucky bastards get to shop in Prada rather than Primark. It wouldn’t make a blind bit of difference to the rest…
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