Faking the knee

Amid Dominic Raab’s complete incoherence on ‘taking the knee’ as being something to do with the Game of Thrones – indeed he probably thinks that the programme is his current job spec… Clive Lewis (MP) has suggested that: I believe “Taking a knee” can be traced back a tad further than Game of Thrones. One… Read more

‘What matters’ is that equality works

We are currently told that Black Lives Matter which, like all lives, of course they do. And while we now discover that the American policeman accused of murder had had 17 complaints against him, none of which seemed to have changed anything, and, indeed there are also instances of American policemen killing white arrestees with… Read more

Prepare for waves – of redundancies for sure and in all probability Covid-19

We seem to have voted in a government that thinks its duties include the right to pillage society and its people. The may not be quite as bad as King John but everyone is definitely supposed to be aware that human worth has its market price. The people are all supposed to be prepared to… Read more

Protestors criticised for looting business without forming Private Equity firm first

I loved this headline from the American satirical website “The Onion” It concerns the rather unsurprising discontent in Minneapolis following what looks to be a police arrest using deathly force. Interestingly it seems that fires in the disorder were contained rather than extinguished by the fire brigade – seemingly as further protest. But the short,… Read more