Money Markets: Who’s Pulling the Strings?
Stock markets today are at all time highs, housing markets globally have been artificially reflated and companies who have not ever made a penny of profit are being floated for eye-watering sums. When everybody is thinking the same thing, it is likely that no one is really thinking at all. Central banks are meddling behind […]
Jeremy Corbyn can win leadership contests, seats from the Tories, and British hearts and minds with barely any MSM help. The 2017 snap general election was clear – the British electorate trusts Jeremy Corbyn and no longer wants Blairite politicians who change their ‘principles’ to what they think the public want to hear. Where to […]
Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?
With house prices dropping, anemic growth and terrible productivity figures, it seems that developed economies are heading toward another financial fallout – having not yet paid for the last one. On this show from Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, we ask whether we are heading towards another crisis, and if so, what can be done about it? […]
Something’s Rotten in the State of Denmark
Whilst politicians globally extol Danish democratic virtues, very few of them talk about the pernicious effects financialization has had on the country. The Danish economy is carrying huge levels of private debt which, unless managed, could undermine their much-vaunted democracy. Is trouble looming in the democratic utopia, and how do a new crop of politicians stop the […]
The term ‘conspiracy theory’ is one of the most divisive terms in the English language, used to shut-down dissent and inquiries into official narratives. US Professor Mark Crispin Miller was labelled a conspiracy theorist for claiming the right stole the 2004 Bush election. Today, the author of Loser Take All and Fooled Again says the term ‘fake news’ is being used as a US propaganda exercise to expedite war with Russia.
Reign of Terror
The horror, confusion, vulnerability, and understandable rage people feel when there is another terrorist attack on their streets never diminishes. These acts aren’t just anti-human, they’re also diametrically opposed to Islamic principles. So where does this strain of terrorism come from?
Carpe Diem Politics
For far too long, the electorate has been spoken down to. The message was simple: politics is way too important to be put into the hands of the people. But the center ground and media monopoly wasn’t ever going to hold. There are many people of all generations who feel they have been marginalized by […]