Over recent weeks, Secretary General of the RMT Mick Lynch has solicited a paradoxical feeling of respect towards a union baron, simply because in interviews he has appeared to take the Government position on wage rises clinically apart. Whilst many commentators and journalists have been fawning over the eloquence of his speaking skills, the reality … Continue reading The legitimacy of strikes is born of a highly subjective truth. Greed has created every problem we have, but union barons are now falling over themselves to make workers just as bad
If we had a General Election tomorrow, you would be able to make a choice between different candidates and even different political parties. But you would not have the option of choosing an alternative or ‘polternative’ to the way of doing politics to what we have already got. Yes, the people, the names, the brands, … Continue reading The British Electoral System isn’t broken. But the people and parties who fill and block the British Political System certainly are
Hard as this pill might be to swallow, we all bear at least a little of the responsibility for the mess that the Country is now in – even if your immediate thought is that you didn’t vote for any of the people who are in power today. By going along with the way things … Continue reading The future of this Country depends upon you
Right now, you are probably feeling that you have zero influence on what happens in British Politics and that the rare opportunity you have to go and vote is worth little more than a joke. You have good reason to feel this way and you are certainly not alone. Most of us avoid talking about … Continue reading Could you really make a difference in UK politics?