There is a new variant of the global virus spreading again after being subdued throughout 2020. This is a very dangerous variant and if it takes hold will guarantee massive human suffering, and, a further, substantial shift in national income towards the top-end-of-town. I refer to the creeping infestation that is starting to pop up claiming that austerity will be required to pay for all the “profligacy” associated with government approach to the pandemic.
Economists are expecting a tiny reduction in GDP despite climate science suggesting far more dramatic consequences, according to a new study. Read here (Credit: okanozdemir/Shutterstock)
Still another report confirming that austerity targets those most vulnerable in society. Better yet, children cannot vote. Read here
Could we possibly have a reasoned debate about the several alternative retirement schemes? To judge from the government’s attitude, one might well doubt it. The current government is endeavouring to restrict the discussion to the […]