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Why we’re in the shite, explained with 4 charts.

So here we are, double dip recession, slow growth, debt & deficit going up. Yes yes the rest of the world isn’t doing too great either, even China is slowing down… but we seem to be doing much worse. Why? … Continue reading

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A Scandal! Theresa May, Prudential & G4S

. Apparently, according to some tweeps on Twitter (and the example below is only one example out of many), the fact that the Home Secretary Theresa May & her spouse own some shares in Prudential, which in turn owns some … Continue reading

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Hope

About 18 days ago, I received some seriously bad news from Vancouver about my mum’s health.  She recently celebrated her 80th birthday but still thinks I’m her baby, regularly phoning to check I am having a balanced diet and advising … Continue reading

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Abortion and Counselling

I wholeheartedly agree that ultimately it is the woman’s right to choose whether to terminate her pregnancy and whether to seek counselling beforehand.   However, there is disturbing evidence of biased pre-abortion counselling advice (from both camps) – see this … Continue reading

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Injunctions, Hypocrisy & Ukuncut

. How many of us would like to see details of our private lives publicised?  These details don’t have to be salacious or immoral.  And the publication does not have to be worldwide on the Internet, it could be a … Continue reading

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Soft Heart v. Hard Head

. I discovered something odd the other day when I took the Political Compass test ( <- try it yourself). I was tired and had a few drinks so I did the test quickly (and I guess instinctively).  The result was … Continue reading

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Suck It and See

Earlier I was pounding on the pedals trying to catch up with my Pointer and doing my best to stop my lungs from exploding; as my legs turned to jelly, my thoughts turned naturally to the public spending cuts by … Continue reading

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