The UK Energy Crisis Shows Why Privatisation Doesn’t Always Work

The Conservatives blind faith in free markets has left millions in fuel poverty

Nearly four million UK households are in fuel poverty, living in perpetual fear. Fear of putting the heating on. Fear of receiving a bill they can’t afford. And this is before…

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The Conservatives blind faith in free markets has left millions in fuel poverty

How Can a Tax System Designed for the 1% Benefit the Rest of Society?

Trickle-down economics has justified lower taxes on the rich for decades

Taxing the rich less benefits everyone else, so says the argument underling trickle-down economics. The idea is that the rich use the money that would have gone to the taxman to…

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Trickle-down economics has justified lower taxes on the rich for decades

‘Freedom Day’ Was Driven by Ideology, not by People’s Safety

The Conservatives have been condemned as murderous for removing social restrictions

Freedom, the foundation of a fruitful life. Yet some people fight their whole lives and never manage to savour that joyous feeling. The word conjures up the image of William Wallace…

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The Conservatives have been condemned as murderous for removing social restrictions

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Why the Elite Has Poisoned Society Into Believing Governments are Distrustful

Neoliberals want to destroy government to create a free-market nirvana

It’s a sad reflection of the time we live in that people instantly assume that the government doesn’t have your best interests at heart. In fact, the government is seen as…

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Neoliberals want to destroy government to create a free-market nirvana

How Big Business Neutered Politics by Creating the Puppet Politician

Big business pull the strings while politicians maintain a veil of legitimacy

There was a time when politics mattered, when who you voted for did change the direction a country went in. Clement Attlee's victory for the Labour Party in the 1945 post-WWII…

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Big business pull the strings while politicians maintain a veil of legitimacy

Why Neoliberalism Is at the Heart of Americas Problems

Neoliberalism has a vice-like grip over America, and it won't let go

There is something desperately wrong in America that no presidential election will solve. Widespread protests in cities. Deep mistrust in the police force who kill unarmed people in the street. Armed…

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Neoliberalism has a vice-like grip over America, and it won't let go