Category: Brexit

Soft or Hard BREXIT? Does it matter? What now for UKIP?

First I am not here to defend the curious antics of various Cabinet spokespeople whose random quotes have been hitting the headlines.  I am especially not going to defend the curious comments of the...

Capitalism, Socialism, Libertarianism, Democracy and other euphemisms.

Capitalism, Socialism, Libertarianism, Democracy!  I am sure those who use the terms do so with a degree of fervour.  I am certain few of those who do have any concept what the terms really...

Will Curbs on Immigration Lead to Labour Shortages and What Will Be The Consequences?

Let us look at history.  There have been shortages of labour before.  The most compelling example is the consequences of the Black Death.  This was a plague that wiped out up to 40% of...

Lies, Damned Lies, Migration and Government

In an earlier article I outlined how, by deception, the Government takes a far greater proportion of your income than its own statements would suggest.  The lengths to which Government and its bureaucrats go...

Draining the Westminster Swamp

“May you live in interesting times” is actually not the blessing it is widely perceived but is in fact an old Chinese curse. I am pretty sure Theresa May and the entire British political...