Potty training is political. Only in the Guardian.
Potty training is a parent’s job, according to Amanda Spielman, the head of Ofsted, interviewed earlier this week.
To which any reasonable adult would say “yes? so what?” I mean it is a parental responsibility is it not? Well, according to Zoe Wiliams, apparently it isn’t.
Demonising parents for not getting kids out of nappies is part of a wider class agenda at the heart of the austerity programme
But blaming the parents is a political act, about as political as it gets.