Sunday, July 22, 2018

Compare And Contrast This View Of Brexit

One of these versions is from Martin Kettle in The Guardian. Clearly, the tone is more in sorrow than anger, that of the headmaster...

You Say EU, I Say Eee, You, Let’s Call The Whole...

An interesting little commentary on the future of the European Union here. The difficulty being, well, what's the EU for? What is the purpose,...

Of Course We’ve Got To Pay The Brexit Bill Before Agreeing...

Politics is the art of manipulating what people believe, not the science of according with reality. A useful little example of which from my...

Today’s Remoaner Claim – The Voters Are Ignorant

We have a varied palette of excuses why Brexit really just should not happen. Various commentators run through the rainbow of reasons over time...

The Greek Debt Problem Still Isn’t Solved, For The Obvious Reason...

Debts that cannot be repaid won't be repaid - there are no known examples of this not being true. Given that Greece cannot repay...

Let’s Not Have ID Cards To Go With The Blue Passports,...

This is really not quite getting the point of Brexit at all. The idea being that since we're leaving the European Union, gaining new...

No Brexit Talks Until Irish Border Solved Says EU – Ptooie,...

The European Union is insisting, again, that there can be no progress on Brexit talks - especially about trade arrangements - until the Irish...

On Brexit Trade Theory It Helps To Get Trade Theory Right

The Evening Standard seems to employ someone called Grant Lewis to slag off any argument Brexiteers might have concerning the possibilities for trade post...

The PR Campaign Over De La Rue And That Passport Contract

A little amusement here which is a useful lesson in how politics and the award of government contracts actually works. De La Rue lost...

The Only Leader Henry Bolton’s One Nation Translates As Either Ein...

It takes vast amounts of chutzpah and hard work to get a new political party up off the ground. When you have already shown...