Western liberal democracies may emphasise the separation of church and state, but in practice their attempts to control the population are similar to the pre-Enlightenment days where human nature was seen as unchanging, private property ‘natural’, and the power of Kings a fixed, grand purpose designed and ordained by God. Much like the industrial revolution resulted in a grand transfer of power from feudal landlords to corporate grandees, it is unlikely that the establishment will be able to control the forces which Corbynism has unleashed.
Many people are feeling that they have to work harder and longer just to stand still. We ask journalist and author Rana Foroohar who are the Makers and who are the Takers.
In this episode of Meet the Renegades we speak with Graham about transforming our education systems and his view on preventing a intellectual mono culture.
In this clip from our Meet the Renegades series, we sit down with renowned British economist, John Kay and ask what is Rent-Seeking? John describes the imperfections in present day market economies and entrepreneurial opportunities for wealth creation.
I wish I’d been in that meeting. You know, the one where East Riding County Council instructed Jacobs Enforcement Services to recover an outstanding parking fine from nurse Rachael Carron. The use of private debt recovery and enforcement is little more than legalised racketeering.