Behind the News

When you live in a country where everything the government and the mainstream media tells you is a lie, with a sinister reason behind it, then it is sensible and logical to question everything and to assume that whatever is happening has an evil purpos…

The Pension Scandal

There is a rumour going around that Governments in the UK and the EU have spent their pension funds and so pensioners will have to go without.

This is, I’m afraid, a rather naïve rumour. There never were any Government pension funds.

The money paid i…

The Unmasking of Pandora

The revelations described as coming from the leaked Pandora’s Papers have been dominating The Guardian and the BBC recently. It is the usual stuff: endless news of billionaires paying less tax than little old ladies and buying up obscenely expensive bu…