They come in Threes

The Internet is nefarious  Distractions abound, but nowhere as much as on the Internet, where any momentary interest is met. Fleeting obsessions become are enemy as an eternal vortex of the new and interesting pulls us ever further from our task. Time becomes in incalculable as we browse from one device to the other, continually browsing a world ordered by […]

Servants of the super-rich

Nick Cohen’s article , ‘Servants of the Super Rich’ in this week’s Spectator nailed a long held and much ignored fact that the English Upper classes have turned away form ingenuity and started serving the expatriate wealthy from abroad. We no longer create wealth, we carefully manage and invest it. ~ Nick Cohen’s poignant example of a descendant of Winston Churchill advertising himself […]

Is the World Bank Evil?

Reviewing a report published by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. The investigation’s key findings include: Over the last decade, projects funded by the World Bank have physically or economically displaced an estimated 3.4 million people, forcing them from their homes, taking their land or damaging their livelihoods. The World Bank has regularly failed to […]

A Cold War breeze passing over Ukraine

Russia has risen to military prominence as it breaches international law and violates international sovereignty. The prospect of the US Government providing arms to the Kiev government will render Ukraine a buffer state between two super powers. Russia, as the Soviet Union, is again engaging in zero sum international relations and strengthening its position to […]