‘Hounded heroine’? The Cure the NHS myth


This won’t be an easy post to write, but recent events have persuaded me that it can’t be avoided. Some nasty stuff has been going on, and the only right response to bullies is to stand up to them.

Julie Bailey, the founder of ‘Cure the NHS’ (Cure), is treated as almost a saint by most of the media, who are currently portraying her as a poor, ‘hounded’ heroine who is being so viciously victimised by the people of Stafford who are outraged by her righteous campaign that she is being driven out of town, forced to leave in order to avoid supposed ‘threats’.

But the reality is somewhat different from its portrayal.

Re-blogged from The SKWAWKBOX Blog; ‘Hounded heroine’? The Cure the NHS myth for the full story

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