Nudged in New Cross

Behaviouralist Bants So I thought Skinner was the bad guy. The really mechanistic one. Or was it Watson? Who said…

October 2, 2018

Mommy, What’s an Endocrine Disruptor?

It was Trade-Related I first heard the term Endocrine Disruptor three years ago while researching the Transatlantic Trade & Investment…

December 26, 2017

Culture Wars: When ‘Consent’ means Rape

Adultery just made an appearance in the NYT Ethicist Column: [contentcards url=”https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/15/magazine/my-wife-is-done-with-sex-can-i-turn-elsewhere.html?_r=0″] The reader claims although he and his wife…

November 21, 2017

Tory Confusion over Brexit

The Pound looks likely to collapse during the upcoming Tory Party conference [contentcards url=”http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/06/theresa-mays-brexit-plans-disarray-amber-rudd-damian-green-refuse/”] Financial Markets are looking for reassurance.…

September 7, 2017

Farage openly promoting Marine Le Pen

Before Brexit Nigel Farage wouldn’t have been seen dead with Marine Le Pen. [contentcards url=”http://www.lbc.co.uk/radio/presenters/nigel-farage/nigel-farage-meet-marine-le-pen-the-full-interview/”] But since “quitting politics” he’s…

March 16, 2017

US Politics: Healthcare Debate

Are all Americans deserving of the right to healthcare? Yes — Universal healthcare systems should mean free access for all…

March 15, 2017

US Meat Industry welcomes UK-US Trade Deal

Shelves could be full of cheap American meat in UK supermarkets within two years. [contentcards url=”http://www.cnbc.com/2017/01/27/american-beef-industry-sees-brexit-as-big-stakes-opportunity.html”] What does the meat…

February 3, 2017

The Strange Death of Globalisation

Attention This week Japan wrote an open letter threatening Britain with divorce. The Japanese government said its firms could quit UK…

September 7, 2016