Further chapter-studies for Lord of the Rings: The Black Gate is Closed and Of Herbs and Stewed Rabbit. Blog on
April Newsnotes: Climate – A Witch’s Brew; Britain: Mild Warmth and Gross Inaction; Zionism – All Loyal Jews Must Join a
Problems 34: Freedom as Misunderstood by Liberals How Gorbachev Wrecked the Soviet Union Looking at how the man messed up.
Adam Smith Misled Us. His famous book simply invents the notion that profit is the only sound guide to creating
Feed-the-Rich Economics. How the Mixed Economy won the Cold War. Democracies and one-party states. Western Europe’s systems are not the
How the West was tricked into mistrusting its highly successful Mixed Economy system How the Baby Boomers were sold ‘Imaginary
Awed by the Amazing Twentieth? – do the ‘Top People’ merit their huge salaries? Newsnotes, June: Manchester – Reaping the
Awed by the Amazing Twentieth? Is it unreasonable to ask people getting more than £80,000 a year to pay more
Degraded Globalisation. What’s wrong with Neo-Liberalism, the dominant economics since the 1980s.
Degraded Globalisation. How the 1980s saw increasing inequality in the West. But also a fast rise by China, which resisted