Tag: Socialism

Socialism You Think You Can Sell….

Suzanne Moore’s inner authoritarian comes out to play: I feel that we must prevent disease where we can, and that vaccination should be compulsory or we will slip backwards. Yes, you can’t sell socialism to the Great British Public, but…

Reality On The Campaign Trail…

Emma Burnell (a campaigns and public policy professional representing Labour’s Socialist Societies, no less) gets a dose of reality: A few weeks ago, while canvassing in a marginal constituency, I knocked on the door of a man who had previously…

Are You Cooking With Gas?

Well, not for much longer, if the ecomentalists have their way… Householders across the country will be horrified to learn that, over the next decade or two, the Government plans to phase out all our gas-fired cookers and heating systems…

Nice Try, But No Cigar…

John Falzon on ‘inequality’: Disability advocates have long made the excellent point that the idea of “disability” largely depends on how we structure our society and our economy. If someone cannot walk up the steps we can decide as a society…