JD the Evangelist

James is worried about the “end times” when

nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places. All these are the beginning of sorrows …

I am not the worrying type and I am looking forward to the end, I have been blinded by the light…….well, not exactly but this music stirs the soul and gladdens the heart.

here is a very young Alison Krauss introducing the Cox Family featuring the angelic voice of Suzanne Cox on lead vocals-

Niemöller

All right, it doesn’t personally affect you if you are not a student.  It’s only going to cost you in the pocket in the sense that anything which the EU commissions is a drain on your pocket.  It’s not going to, in itself, stop the EU onslaught.  Libertarians can safely ignore it because it is not an issue of freedom, in their eyes.

The pushers of equality and diversity will hope no one notices.

And yet, this is one of the most significant moments in recent history.  If there was any doubt at all about the intentions of Them, then this puts paid to those:

Non doms

The UK non-dom problem is a result of government greed.  For a start:

The super-rich who enjoy non-dom status are happy to pay the levy and stay. But the foreigners for whom the £30,000 is a problem are not the super-rich, they are often the skilled professionals working here, often with a family, who make a valuable contribution to the quality of our economy and society more generally.

They take their knowledge, skills and spending to one of the UK’s rival territories.

On the other side of the pond, it’s the same story: