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Since : 03/05/2016

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The poor as skivers and scroungers

Conservatives believe the poor are skivers and scroungers, getting the just rewards for their feckless idleness. They have no compassion or empathy, whether it be for the children who go hungry, the homeless dying on the streets or the elderly who can't afford to heat their homes. They have instituted a cruel system of universal credits deliberatel
Building a snow ice castle

Building a snow ice castle

lovely to see people enjoying the snow . . . The building of a Snow Ice Castle under a real Historical Castle..
Hoya carnosa is a great houseplant.

Hoya carnosa is a great houseplant.

Hoya carnosa is a great houseplant. Great to grow from a stem in a bunch of flowers That had started to root in a vase. Winding the twining stems around homemade wire shapes. Beautiful glosssy pointed dark green leaves and scented waxy pink flowers too. Cut off excess shoots and root those too. Lots to give away as gifts

keep calm

Most of the public may be calm, but they are certainly not being careful. This country is seeing some of the most careless, selfish and irresponsible behaviour in the world. Last summer tens of thousands amassed on our beaches, thousands attended rallies, and tens of thousands were attending house parties all over the country. We have to look towar
Parler is being rescued by Scotland

Parler is being rescued by Scotland

Parler is being rescued by a limited partnership, a financial structure in Scotland that allows nonresidents to create companies with little scrutiny. Aleksei Likhachev and Evgeniy Marchenko , two Russian businessmen who registered it, remain owners of the company. The partnership under which DDoS-Guard is registered is called Cognitive Cloud and i

End of the Union with the ravens gone

A Tower of London raven is missing, that is feared dead so goes the Kingdom There is a Legend which says that there should be at least six ravens that they must be kept at the castle and if not the kingdom will fall One of the ravens at the Tower of London is feared to have died, in a potentially gloomy omen for England. It means that the tower is

Where is the Brexit dividend

There is no Brexit dividend for ordinary people. There may be for some hedge funds and speculators but for the rest of us it’s just getting used to decline and bureaucracy. For us there can be no benefit because in terms of ordinary life Brexit is an abstraction. It abstracts freedom of movement, it abstracts frictionless trade, it abstracts secu

Donald Trump was a genius at Twitter

Donald Trump was a genius at Twitter no politician was better than him at posting Trump used the social media platform in a way that no figure in American government has ever managed before For the most part, politicians’ Twitter accounts are boring. They lack the off-the-cuff quality that is the principle pleasure of following a public figure on

austerity so the poor got poorer

It's now well established that during the period of austerity the poor got poorer whilst the rich got richer.So we shouldn't be surprised by the news that the rich have been getting richer during the covid19 pandemic whilst once again the poor are struggling.For the Tories have always-and will always-use the poor as ideal scapegoats for all society

class war

Let us hope that the months of furlough will be repaid by the elderly asset rich generation who the least at risk group - the youth of Britain - have had to make the most sacrifice towards protecting. Everything else has been taking a hit but houseprices have still been rising so go after the unearned capital gains increment on housing wealth befor