When emotion, not reason, rules all

Consider: http://viewsandstories.blogspot.com/2018/06/emotion-substitutes-for-evidence-and.html In the politics of postmodernist-neoliberalist-globalism emotion has taken the place of evidence and logic. The political media elite no longer even pretend to be concerned with facts. Examples of this truism can daily be seen in the debates…

They’re all at it

Link to tweet Right, we have two issues here – one is electronic, in that you’d need to be able to access Twitter to look through those documents, the second is that I need to invent a character to protect…

UKIP platform

This follows on from yesterday’s post. Let’s have a look at it: Sticking point is, of course, number two. I don’t blame UKIP for keeping it to the weak ‘future immigration restriction’ for a wider catchment and admit that my…

But Not Very Likely, I Suspect…

Nathan Boughton was at the Lidl store in Eastern Road in Brighton on June 25 when staff spotted him attempting to leave without paying for meat. When challenged, he grabbed the fire extinguisher before the police were called. During chaotic…

China’s Belt and Road Initiative

Guestpost from Ken Craggs: Belt and Road (BRI) is a China-led global infrastructure development initiative, from 2013 to 2050, that encompasses 60+ countries and more than 70 per cent of the world human population (4.4 billion). The BRI is estimated to cost $8 trillion with countries getting loans for…

The reality

Ubermouth was kind enough to send this link from the Guardian in which an old lady warns of the coming new holocaust: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/sep/05/survived-warsaw-ghetto-wartime-lessons-extremism-europe Yes, we’re entering a new era of lawlessness and it’s not just Sauron’s money behind it, there…

Yet More Collective Punishment

…demanded by grieving relatives: The Browns want to see restrictions for private vessels covering speeding and alcohol drink-drive limits, as well as a legal requirement for those on board to wear life jackets and undergo safety training. Their petition has…