The dead hand of the state

It has been proven time and time again that the state is not very good at owning things or running things and that the market does it much better. This […]

Everyone in Britain should watch this video. It is a fantastic explanation of what we have done wrong to get in the mess we are in. And it explains the […]

Congratulations Rupert

It is nice to see that the coalition government is being sensible about letting Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp fully own BSkyB, he and his family already controlled it. In fact […]

The £22 lightbulb

So our ministry of defence admits that they pay £22 each for light bulbs that can be bought for just 65 pence each in the shops. There is no doubt […]

David Cameron has been floating the idea of a No Fly Zone(NFZ) in Libya to protect the rebels from their own government. So what is this trying to prevent?: Government […]

£2,336,177,000,000

Above you will see a very large number, over two thousand, thousand million and it is the amount of money that the UK government (in other words you and me) […]

Contagion

After WW2 large numbers of countries fell to a (now discredited) political philosophy called communism. Firstly in Eastern Europe, then elsewhere in the world. In an April 7, 1954 news […]

Dinosaurs seen flying near London

You wouldn’t think it from the way British governments have acted but aviation is massively important for the economic health of this country and Heathrow is the golden goose. It […]

The Libyan civil war

AsSahiliya Area In Tripoli Overwhelmed With Mercenaries In the Arab League countries we are now seeing domino effect as popular uprisings, enabled by modern communications technology, overthrow nasty dictatorships. In […]

So the obnoxious dictatorships in Bahrain and Libya are showing their true colours. Using assault weapons on unarmed crowds is just barbaric. The western world should ensure that the perpetrators […]