The Republican Roller Coaster Rolls On. But Where To?
Archive for February, 2012
Why Is The Free Media So Shy When It Comes To Reporting About Libya?
So What Do We Do If Iran Acquires A Nuclear Bomb? Chill Out.
Politicians Facing The Public They Serve. And Screwing Up.
How About Introducing Sanctions Against EU Leaders?
How Come It’s The Saudis Who Are Demanding Freedom For Syria?
Back To Basics. Politicians Getting Into Fights With Gusto.
What’s China Up To In The Persian Gulf?
Ben Delicious writes from London: So what’s the difference between the Left and the Right in politics – and is there any difference at all? I’ll tell you what makes them very similar: total disregard for the little people. Politicians on both sides of the divide can just as well go about wearing T-shirts with the sign: ‘Little people? F..k ‘em!’ In fact, I suspect most of them actually have T-shirts like that at home – and act accordingly. And […]
Martin McCauley writes from Beijing: The government breathed a huge sigh of relief when the numbers for the economy in 2011 were finally delivered. China had avoided a ‘hard’ landing. In other words, there was no crash. At the beginning of 2011 there were four main risks facing the economy: high and rising inflation; a housing bubble getting ready to burst; local government debt getting out of hand; and weakening demand for China’s exports due to the poor state of […]