Terrorism, Globalization and Conspiracy – Michael Parenti

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aMichael Parenti speaking in 2002 but he might as well be speaking now…. and he is well worth hearing now!  An hour of your life to understand the links between Capitalism, Poverty, the Trade Deals, Globalisation, Debt, the fall of … Continue reading

The Battle to save the NHS

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The crisis in the NHS grinds on inexorably.  In just the last day, former LD health minister, Norman Lamb warns that the healthcare system will crash in two years and says Tories are being dishonest over crisis.   Furthermore, NHS junior doctors have condemned … Continue reading

Hand in Hand

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Hand in Hand When I was growing up my Mom often spoke of the memories of her mother’s face and tears following the announcement of WW2. Nan remembered WW1 and all it meant. My unhappiness, and tearful face in 1992 … Continue reading

Protecting our food from the cult of GDP Growth

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Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2013: Vandana Shiva – Growth = Poverty   Ideas At The House Published on Nov 10, 2013 When natural resources like timber, water and mineral deposits can be extracted from ecosystems, they become assets with dollar … Continue reading

Nelson Mandela on Globalisation

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In the light of the secret negotiations which are taking place to create a TransPacific Partnership (TPP) and the TransAtlantic Free Trade Agreement (US-EU FTA, TAFTA), it is salutary to read Nelson Mandela’s assessment of globalisation, both as it has … Continue reading

One Nation .. Two Worlds..

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One Nation .. Two Worlds: From Julijuxtaposed I don’t think the comfortable but rapidly diminishing middle classes really want to see the poor made poorer, or to gain particularly at their expense. They just believe, albeit very mistakenly, that there’s not enough … Continue reading

Support Petition for Fair Pensions – UK Neglect of the Elderly is a Disgrace

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UK Petition for Fair Pensions – Neglect of the Elderly is a Disgrace by Michael Thompson Millions of elderly people in Britain today are having to choose between eating, and heating their homes because the State pension is so low. … Continue reading