Degrowth is Necessary

degrowth

Branko Milanovic recently published a post that tackles the idea of degrowth (an idea I favor) head on. He’s one of my favorite economic thinkers, who has spent years focusing on…

Cratering Respectability Politics

Donald Trump, disgrace, smoking crater, false floor

I’m not certain of much in life, but that Donald Trump is a disgrace who is in over his head seems pretty unquestionable. The London terrorist attacks were yet another…

In the wake of the London terrorist attack

London terror attack, UK, Brexit, Article 50, Theresa May,, Amber Rudd

I’m not going to talk about the London terrorist attack, at least not directly. Too many people will take care of that in other places. But given that I’m in…

Tory Cuts Questioned as the NHS Gets Hit by Ransomware

The UK’s NHS got caught up in the major ransomware attack that hit computers around the world yesterday. In the wake of the attack, the Mirror is reporting that the Tories cut…

Pick up a free copy of Keep Calm and Brexit on? (Part 1)

I’m giving away Part 1 of Keep Calm and Brexit On? for World Book Day. Please grab a copy and consider giving it a brief, honest review. Thanks!   I’m…

Rambling While Rambling – Ep. 1 – All Hands on the Brexit Deck!

I’ve been meaning to dip a toe into the podcasting waters for a while, and I finally forced myself to give it a try today. I was on a walk…