Can the “free” press be trusted to allow a debate on public ownership?

by on May 12, 2017

This is an interview with Cat Hobbs who is the Director of "We Own It" - a campaign group based in Oxford which campaigns for [more…]

You have to laugh…

by on April 11, 2017

So much for 'regulated capitalism'.

Wondering who I can complain to about the flaky Broadband service I receive from Plusnet (BT) I looked around, naively expecting [more…]

‘TV Licensing’ – an example of 21st Century cynicism

by on April 10, 2017

The following letter appeared in the Guardian:
A letter by Rev Paul Nicolson (Letters, 4 April) suggests: “The BBC also sends in the bailiffs to collect [more…]


by on March 14, 2017

This site doesn't usually comment on matters to do with state surveillance of and control of the Internet. Chiefly because the whole notion of "data [more…]

Lies from Winchester College, Hampshire, about child sexual abuse

by on February 8, 2017

A series of allegations have surfaced about a senior figure in the Church of England Evangelical movement. The allegations are that during he 1970's this [more…]

Synthetic outrage over Trump’s temporary ban on entry to the US

by on January 31, 2017

Trump has instituted 3 bans:

i. The US Syrian refugee resettlement programme is permanently suspended

ii. The overall US refugee resettlement programme is suspended for [more…]