You hear it all the time: "Young people aren't interested. They don't care. Young people today are lazy and apathetic."Well... I'd be completely disinterested in politics too if I thought the only options available to me were 3 look-alike old parties, some crusty hippies, and bunch of looney-lefties. Who wouldn't be? The current political landscape... Continue Reading →
If we provide each other with the basic necessities of LIFE, free of charge and without means testing, we will remake our economy and come into balance with our environment.
Has the "drug war" been a success and should we continue it? You decide...The pernicious, hidden effects of drug criminalisation:erodes the privacy boundary, thence respect for public space criminalises pursuit of fun and millions of otherwise law abiding citizens, eroding respect for the lawexcuses the creation of a police state, wire tapping (87% of 2012 wire... Continue Reading →
The generation with the jobs, the 'final salary' pensions, the mutual fund accounts, the second homes and the cheap driver's insurance. The free bus pass, the winter heating allowance and the holiday in the sun. The reason why music and art is still dominated by the 60s, 70s and 80s. And, most importantly, the slavish... Continue Reading →