Tag Archives: neo-liberalism

Kill the ‘natural capital’ approach before it kills us.

[Update, April 2021: This Russell Brand/Vandana Shiva video is relevant to the natural capital debate as well as the topic of restorative climate justice. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmEc7_jV3j0 ] [Update, January 2021: An employee of Ethical Consumer informed me of this excellent summary … Continue reading

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The end of neoliberalism? The secret cloned leader of Better Together is not happy that the Lady Alba video has gone viral.

On 18 September 2014 the people of Scotland have an unprecedented opportunity to vote for independence from the UK in a referendum. The secret cloned leader of Better Together, campaigning for Scotland to stay part of the UK, who bears … Continue reading

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What’s the truth about taxing the wealthy? Eleven things you should know.

UPDATE, 18 October 2016. This article has appeared on Al Jazeera: US elections: The rich can’t be trusted with money. The more they have, the more they screw up. I highly recommend it. Introduction One hideous neoliberal party forced to throw … Continue reading

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I am a citizen, not a consumer.

If you are a market survey person and you have been referred to this page by someone you were surveying please go to the Credo.  Read it, think about it, tell your employers about it, try to find a more … Continue reading

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Postal privatisation and eating disorders: the sordid link.

It’s a good exercise for a writer (or, indeed, for anyone) to take two apparently unrelated things and try to find a link between them.  This morning (24 February), listening to Today on Radio 4, I had no difficulty in … Continue reading

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