Not Wilfully Stupid

I am not sure those whose pathetic self esteem relies on looking down on Trump or BrExit voters realise quite why so many oppose what to them seems obvious logic backed up by experts. Now of course these people are not economists objecting on grounds of EU’s lack of democracy or economic theory to Mrs Clinton’s bogus nonsense.

But, there’s the rub. Continue reading “Not Wilfully Stupid”

Not Wilfully Stupid

Should Left Wingers Support Corbyn Automatically?

I have a conundrum a friend pointed out if you were supporting what ‘Capitalism’ wanted then you were on the wrong side. As a lazy believer in Leftism I assume this has a lot to do with the fact that a flawed left-wing Labour leader is better than anything right wing/centre. Certainly some such as Paul Mason have been prepared to unload all in defense of what seems from the outside a clown ship.

Thus to be critical of Corbyn’s inability or even non care to get on board most of his MPs is bunk. To worry he cannot get an idea across and appears to be for want of nicer words incompetent even in a world that includes May, Lansley, Cameron and the incomparable incompetent inept George ‘Ozzy’ Osborne. Continue reading “Should Left Wingers Support Corbyn Automatically?”

Should Left Wingers Support Corbyn Automatically?

State Socialism No Thanks

The UK state controls a large proportion of the economy – far more than is obvious¬†due to the State’s patronage or subsidy as I call it whether it be subsidy or tax breaks. However to move to a position of say a more Venezuela style state Socialism where various big projects dominate the economy and international capital runs for the hills is a different matter.¬† Continue reading “State Socialism No Thanks”

State Socialism No Thanks

Burqa Ban?

57% of the British public suggested that they would support a Burqa or Niqab ban. Now a good many would ban any made up word if it was associated with Islam such is the reputation of that religion. Continue reading “Burqa Ban?”

Burqa Ban?