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The day police were told to “move along”

In Matteo Bergamini on October 20, 2011 at 12:12 pm

On the 16th of October police were asked to move along by rev. Dr Giles Fraser, Canon of St. Pauls Cathedral. What were they doing? Matteo Bergamini went to find out. Read the rest of this entry »

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Reclaiming Our National Economic Direction

In Michael Pickles on September 29, 2011 at 2:31 pm

Michael Pickles thinks that the only way to recover the UK economy is to be cautious of Europe and diversify its trade to the wider world.  Read the rest of this entry »

Cameron Promises This Budget To Be Most Pro-Growth In A Generation

In Newswire on March 8, 2011 at 7:00 am

David Cameron announces that the forthcoming budget will be for the “go-getters and grafters” of society. Read the rest of this entry »

Now Is Not The Time To Raise Interest Rates

In Charles Maggs on January 27, 2011 at 5:06 pm

Charles Maggs argues that the interest rate should not currently be raised. Read the rest of this entry »

A Crazy Idea to Help First-Time Homeowners

In David Brownsey-Joyce on January 25, 2011 at 10:25 am

David Brownsey-Joyce spent the week thinking about the prospects of buying his first home and instead came up with a crazy idea for the housing market. Read the rest of this entry »

Labour Reshuffle: Alan Johnson Resigns

In Charlie Edwards on January 20, 2011 at 6:00 pm

Shadow Chancellor Alan Johnson resigns for “personal reasons”. He is the first big casualty of Ed Miliband’s leadership of the Labour party, and Ed Balls has replaced him, reports Charlie Edwards. Read the rest of this entry »

Debt in the Eurozone: Same Song, Different Singer

In Uncategorized on November 16, 2010 at 10:54 am

It is the same old story in the Eurozone. But which of the P.I.G.S. is near bankruptcy this week, asks Jonathan Edwards? Read the rest of this entry »

Guilt is Good

In Uncategorized on October 21, 2010 at 7:00 am

Olly Cardinali parahrases Gordon Gekko with a 21st update on that iconic statement, arguing ways we can tackle poverty for good.
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The 2010 Spending Review: Initial Thoughts

In Newswire on October 20, 2010 at 1:16 pm

Allan Edgar shares his thoughts on the Comprehensive Spending Review. Read the rest of this entry »

The economics of giving: an alternative big society

In Jonny Roberts on October 18, 2010 at 8:00 am

Jonny Roberts writes on his theory of charity, how individuals can replace the role of state in his “alternative big society”. Read the rest of this entry »