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‘Axe Wednesday’ in the UK

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, 21.10.2010: The Guardian says the massive spending cuts announced yesterday by the British Chancellor George Osborne will mainly affect the poor. For the Daily Telegraph, their front page focus is on cuts affecting the middle class. The Times defends the cuts, despite the suffering they will entail for the less well off and the Wall Street Journal seems to think Osborne hasn’t gone far enough!