Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Jo Cox: The murder of an MP

The death of MP at the hands of a man alleged to have been shouting "Britain First" while going about her Leeds constituency business has...

Trump is the epitome of a patriarchal society

Many were absolutely devastated on the morning of 9th November with the shock result of Trump being elected as the 45th USA president. Many...

How The Internet Reacted – “The Labour Party is now a threat”

Not long after Jeremy Corbyn was elected the new leader of the Labour Party, David Cameron and his Conservative's went on the offensive. Predictable...

The Gig Economy: Employment in the 21st Century

My old dad would never have clocked this trend. In his day you got a job and worked for the same company for the...

Investigatory Powers Bill: What is Big Brother up to?

Let's talk about surveillance: in particular the new Investigatory Powers Bill promoted by the Home Secretary, and which seems destined to become law in due course.  Time...

Panama Papers: is the game up for wealthy tax dodgers?

The largest cross-border journalism collaboration ever has uncovered a giant leak of documents from Mossack Fonseca, a global law firm based in Panama. Three...

The Conservatives: The Party of Joy

So far, the Conservative Party Conference has been a wonderful time for joy-seekers – a nonchalant, soothing, friendly amble through the world of politics....

David Cameron: now the truth is out, he must resign

This time the hypocrisy has gone too far, this time David Cameron must go. It was obvious from the moment that Downing Street refused to...

NHS weekend working: the inside story

Let me give you a bit of personal history.  Apart from writing, I have been a freelance management consultant these past 23 years, the...

Tony Blair has no right to lecture about ‘imperfect knowledge’

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has launched a campaign to try to persuade the British people to change their minds about leaving the European...