Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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£350m a Week For NHS. We’re Out!

Those who like to look behind the headlines to spot the implicit stories that accompany them are not all conspiracy theorists. Some point out things that follow logically from the initial story. Today, for example, a massive pre-birthday present is announced for the NHS, at...

Zero Hedge’s Wondrous Claim – The Problem With The Euro Is The Reason For It

Zero Hedge tends to be where economic misunderstandings go for a last hurrah. They've managed...

Fools Or Charlatans? Brexit To Cost Each Family £1,000. Again

When someone releases a report which makes an incorrect assumption we can - and should,...

Despite The LSE Stalinist Central Planning Is Not More Efficient Than Markets

That the LSE is the school of economics does not mean the economics offered by...

Economics

Despite The LSE Stalinist Central Planning Is Not More Efficient Than Markets

That the LSE is the school of economics does not mean the economics offered by...

But Would The People Of Bihar Prefer Alcohol To The Land Of Cheese And Honey?

The Indian state of Bihar banned all alcohol a couple of years back. They've also...

Economic Policy Institute Being Economical With The Truth Again

The Economic Policy Institute is terribly concerned that the Supreme Court might stop unions from...

Business

Elizabeth Holmes Of Theranos Hit With Criminal Charges – Yes, Of Wire Fraud

Elizabeth Holmes, and her sidekick, have just been hit with criminal charges over in the...

That Capitalist Oppression In The Garment Factories Is Making Bangladesh Rich

We all know the opprobrium with which the right on view the garment factories in...

Here’s Hopeful – Elizabeth Holmes, Of The Theranos Fraud, Is Looking For New Investors

So, imagine you've just taken investors for a multi-billion ride through fraud and lies. What...

Politics

The Working Class Are Not A Problem To Be Solved

We are unlike any other nation, whilst only 25pc of our workforce are employed in...

£350m a Week For NHS. We’re Out!

Those who like to look behind the headlines to spot the implicit stories that accompany...

Quote Of The Day – Labour Live And Pissup Inability

From The Observer - a paper one would expect to be at least generally supportive...

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