The austerity fairy story

In my last column I referred to austerity as “fake”. You may have wondered what I meant. I’m not the only person to have understood this. Prior to the election Paul Krugman, the Nobel Prize winning economist, wrote an article in the Guardian calling austerity “a delusion”. Other people have described it as “a con”Continue reading “The austerity fairy story”

Political parties make even honest men liars

It’s a few days now since the election and a lot of us are still trying to process the results. I went down the Labour Club on the night, as I often do. I was sat next to one of the tellers who had manned the polling station at St. Andrew’s Church on Grimshill Road. HeContinue reading “Political parties make even honest men liars”

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