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Those worthy people appointed to be in charge of us

From Wiggia: Today’s riot police: … and in the sixties at the last Oswald Mosley meeting in the East End of London taken with my trusty Rollieflex: And in a similar vein, Italian protestors bringing a whole new meaning to…

Money creation to finally be debated at Westminster

On the day of the by-election. You can watch LIVE tomorrow (20th November) 12.30pm: UK Parliament to debate Money Creation for first time in 170 years. via @PositiveMoneyUKThe Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is “protected by international treaty. Its assets can never be seized, even in times of war.”…

The case for Catalonian independence

Foreword by JH: The brief of OoL is liberty and you could argue that breaking up a nation is liberty but you could argue that it isn’t. For example, the EU divides England into nine regions it wants to fund separately…

Lord Hill

From Wiggia: Much has been made of the appointment of Lord Hill to the post of European Commisioner, that David Cameron should put him forward for the job was an understatement of some magnitude , as he was to all…

Spot the difference in beheading reports

Wiggia: BBC: <img class="alignnone size-large wp-image-79239" src="http://www.nourishingobscurity.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/bhding-bbc-.jpg" alt="bhding bbc" casino online width=”495″ height=”321″ /> Breitbart:

The Rise of the Rothschilds

Sometimes a post is clearly for the blogger’s own site, sometimes it’s clearly an OoL affair. Sometimes it needs to go on both as a reference archive. This is a long piece, no doubt garnering few comments, if any but…

The NHS and switching GPs

Guestpost by Wiggia: http://www.nhs.uk/NHSEngland/AboutNHSservices/doctors/Pages/patient-choice-GP-practices.aspx In October this year, patients will, in theory, be able to switch GPs. Oh joy, some of us will say, but of course, as with all things, it seems there is a catch. This will only…

Miller and small government

Wiggia writes: A trend running through the general commentary on the Maria Miller affair, has been why have we a “culture” minister in the first place, it is an unnecessary dept. A recent HOC select committee report said that a…

Lord Smith and the Environmental Agency

From Wiggia: The Environment Agency has been getting a lot of stick recently, especially over the flooding in the Somerset Levels. Now nobody can stand in the way of nature when conditions are way above anything that can be anticipated…

Quote of the (last) month

  With apologies to Julia who runs her own consistently good feature…   I want to make it clear that I am not calling liberals fascists. There’s a big difference. A fascist would invade Poland. A liberal would just whine…

Like there’s no tomorrow

I work for the underclass. I also work for a bunch of other people who are in the financial mire – temporarily or permanently – and from which I suspect no amount of health insurance and voluntary pension saving could…