Archive for April, 2012

30/04/2012

The UK’s richest 1000 have more wealth than 50% of the country

http://www.morningstaronline.co.uk/news/content/view/full/118377
Following on from the publication of the Times ‘Rich’ List, The Morning Star has published this excellent comment.
How is it ‘hard work’ if it’s handed to you on a silver platter by the servants following your time at a top public school?

17/04/2012

Voting Green

Yes I am standing again in the local elections. Why? Not sure really, my level of pessimism and cynicism with all things political – and all things involving people to be honest – has reached a new nadir! Maybe the great british voter will have some kind of epiphany this week, realise that the media has its own agenda and will seek out answers for themselves and vote accordingly. Or maybe not.