This story is a metaphor for much of Europe’s political elite: A master’s degree from a university that had absolutely no basis in reality. All records have been lost. Shoplifting (she claims to have paid a fine of 40 €). All police records have been lost. These are the champions of law and order; but neo-liberal law and order (the rich and their enforcers can take and do what they want) is different to what most of us consider it to be.
It is very convenient to forget the struggle in Catalonia. It is good to see that it is still given a voice, although thanks to a book festival. Literature has often carried the torch for […]
Comments made last week by the former Clinton, Obama and now Biden economist Lawrence Summers contesting whether it was sensible for the US government to provide a $US2,000 once-off, means-tested payments was met with widespread […]
Already five million trees have been shredded in the past three years by the State’s largest supplier of sapling trees. Read here