Monday, May 28, 2018

Perhaps We Shouldn’t Crush Far Right Parties Like The BNP And...

No, we've not lost our minds, we're not recommending support for the fascist boot boys. But perhaps driving them from public and party politics...

Trump’s Harvest Box Replacement For Food Stamps Is A Deliriously Stupid...

Donald Trump's budget includes the idea of replacing food stamps (more accurately, SNAP benefits) with "harvest boxes" of government food. This idea hasn't received...

The Terrible Truth About The British Establishment

That Britain has an establishment is pretty obvious. But which one it is that rules the country is not quite as all too many...

Too Much False Outrage About Toby Young

We're aware that opinions of Toby Young can differ. We around here regard him as a Good Thing even if others don't. But there's...

There’s a Simple Solution to Ireland’s Brexit Border Problem – We...

There always was going to be some blowback for what we English have done to Ireland over the centuries and here it is over...

Free Tit Jobs In Tamil Nadu – Why Not, Votes Can...

A fairly rumbustious approach to this story from southern India, the state of Tamil Nadu will now offer free breast surgery to women who...

As Donald Tusk Says, There’s No Point In Negotiating With the...

There's much shouting going on over how we should be negotiating with the European Union concerning trade and other matters post-Brexit. Yet as Donald...

Let Adelson Pay For the US Jerusalem Embassy – Pecunia Non...

This is one of those things with all the potential to cause outrage - Sheldon Adelson is offering to pay some part at least...

Public Electoral Funding Would Revolutionise Politics

From our ever popular series of "Questions in Salon we can answer" comes this one about public electoral funding: Could public funding of elections revolutionize...

Jeremy Corbyn mutters about press censorship

One of our problems with Jeremy Corbyn is that it's difficult to know whether he actually means what he says. Our own supposition is...