Not Tonight, Josephine ! Michelle Mone has been in the news for making a lot of money from the UK Covid PPE contracts. The incestuous collision of public & private money happens time and time again in this country – it’s almost as if it is a way of life. Crew Slut / VIP Lane…
What’s Bossing Rishi?
Lobbyists pretend there are sides and there’s a game, when there’s not.
Monsieur Macron sweet talking his way to the Moon
a wonderful radio play about the role of technology in public and our private lives
The War on Privacy & Cash – ie Surveillance Capitalism
Amusing Ourselves to Death The thing about UK politics in the latter stages of 2022 is that hardly anyone pays it any mind. And why would they? There’s a World Cup on and only so much information the nation can imbibe. Were you to have been raised to believe in gravity, that the earth is…
Curated by artist Alex Fox, the show Telling Tales at Lea Bridge Library’s Pavillion, brings together eleven artists across different disciplines, all who have been inspired by folklore and story telling.
better a black loin cloth than nothing at all
The Tories can arrange for the TV spectacle to push the Right Wing Agenda
Carbon Monoxide poisoning risk downplayed by airlines, courts, & media
No Fighting in the War Room
The Coverup is worse than the Crime
Tories to consider changing rules to oust Boris Kemal
It’s hard to know exactly what prompts the placement of any particular story in the news cycle. Take today’s Times. Evgeny Lebedev’s photo appears and we’re told that he’s only popped into the Lords twice in the last couple of years. Which begs the question, what is he doing there in the first place? Canada…
Police U-Turn on Driving while Black
The Rwanda style refugee policy will be rolled out by EU countries before we know it
the cover up of the Valproate scandal deserves scrutiny
Client Journalism as a Service, Lord Lebedev drops Russian Federation from his title
Serendipitous observation of latent connection
The system is broken and will never be fixed. Unsurprisingly the criminal investigation into how the Sun got the Hancock footage has been dropped.
Dipping in with the denizens of the deep
Snapshots of the floating detritus we’re holding temporarily hostage in our cognitive stream
PM trans U-Turn ahead of local polls
The Times blames columnist James Forsyth’s best man Rishi Sunak as inflation surges & living standards plummet
Where are the messages between Johnson, Lebedev, and Murdoch?
How wrangling over small print caused the Ukraine Russia war, and Farage did business with Russia in Brussels via Malta
is Russell brand a pro Lebedev gatekeeper?
UK sovereignty wanting as Supreme Court bends over
if peaceful protest always worked it would be completely banned