Government and Politics

Don’t Be Afraid of The L Word

Revisiting 2015 The Anglo-American political right (Conservatives) and the establishment media have created a ‘toxic’ view of left-wing politics (socialism). They accuse the left of espousing a ludicrous fairy tale vision of society based on high taxation and killing aspiration. In reality, the left is simply the politics of equality. I believe in the empowerment,… Continue reading Don’t Be Afraid of The L Word

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Foreigners And A Bloody Difficult Woman Election 2017

The Parliamentary election looming on 8 June 2017 could make Britain an ochlocracy and one-party state. That has huge implications. It will affect our hopes and dreams because politics are personal. However, some politicians and headlines suggest that the biggest impact on our quality of life are immigrants and foreigners. Many see Brexit as the way… Continue reading Foreigners And A Bloody Difficult Woman Election 2017

Government and Politics

A Tory Landslide Win Will Bury Democracy and Social Care

The 2017 general election is the most important election of a generation. Its call was not really a surprise because Tory Eurosceptics are holding Theresa May to ransom.  And more than 24 Tory MPs are being investigated for fraud. So, calling an election is a win-win for May. Success would consolidate her position as Prime… Continue reading A Tory Landslide Win Will Bury Democracy and Social Care

Government and Politics

Trump, May, The Special Relationship Lies and Spies

In January (2017) Theresa May made a speech reaffirming the special relationship. The intimate harmonious bond between the United States, and the United Kingdom. Trump apparently does not share that opinion. Recently, he accused May of illegally spying on him. May needs to choose her friends more carefully. For so far Trump doesn’t seem to… Continue reading Trump, May, The Special Relationship Lies and Spies