Category: Politics & economics

current state of the world, economic theory

Defenceless on too many fronts

The only good aspect to the country being relatively defenceless is that every other western nation is also relatively defenceless: A Royal Navy warship raced to help a British oil tanker that was captured by Iran last night but arrived…

Meet the new boss, same as …

They say it’s the company you keep and he’s going to put in Truss and Morgan? https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/1155571/boris-johnson-brexit-news-no-deal-theresa-may-lbc-prime-minister-rod-liddle-video Journalist Rod Liddle claimed the frontrunner to be the next Prime Minister does not actually see Brexit as a “crucial issue” after all…

This modern life

Not only should they scoffed at, they should be derided and ridiculed at every turn: https://www.businessoffashion.com/articles/news-analysis/dont-scoff-at-influencers-theyre-taking-over-the-world Hardly noticed in passing, the news would have had three weeks of good copy out of that in former days: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-49027178 Well, of course,…

A word from Gates of Vienna

From Rossa’s mother: This is a comment from GoV’s 17th July Newsfeed which sums things up very well…………….. There comes a point when the abrasiveness of a rough-edged individual no longer detracts from—and instead contributes to—their role as an intellectual…

This is historical bias

There’s much in common with what is going on downunder and what is happening on the BBC and ITV. First, the licence fee – the cowardly govt are really going after the over 75s, which has surprised many but not…

Try these

1. What’s the full name of the Kalergi Plan? 2. Which utilities bill is set to fall in this country? 3. DJT – which town in NC was the rally? 4. Whose bat did the ball ricochet off? 5. Which…