OVER 170 YEARS AFTER ENGELS, BRITAIN IS STILL A COUNTRY THAT MURDERS ITS POOR

OVER 170 YEARS AFTER ENGELS, BRITAIN IS STILL A COUNTRY THAT MURDERS ITS POOR Aditya Chakrabortty The victims of Grenfell Tower didn’t just die. Austerity, outsourcing and deregulation killed them – just as Victorian Manchester killed the poor then   Lower your gaze from the blackened husk of Grenfell Tower and you see the flowers and the […]

TERROR IN BRITAIN – JOHN PILGER

  TERROR IN BRITAIN: WHAT DID THE PRIME MINISTER KNOW? John Pilger 31 MAY 2017 This article first appeared on johnpilger.com and can be found here. The unsayable in Britain’s general election campaign is this. The causes of the Manchester atrocity, in which 22 mostly young people were murdered by a jihadist, are being suppressed […]

Benefit Fraud VS Corporate Fraud

Public opinion holds that 24% of benefits are fraudulently claimed. According to official government estimates the actual figure, is 0.7%, 34 times less than you are encouraged to believe. The amount lost to deliberate fraud by benefit claimants is £1.2bn approximately 1.9% of the annual spend. Let’s put this figure into perspective. Figures from the […]

Sarin

Does the frenzy apportion blame for the use of poison gas in Syria on Assad remind anyone of anything? Are there any bells ringing anywhere…? Anyone remember Bloody Blair obsequiously fawning to Bush and promising to deliver the war by lying to the UK public claiming he knew exactly what to say to deceive us?  […]

FAKE DEBT MAKES THE WORLD GO ROUND

If you repeat a lie often enough, it becomes the truth Dr. Joseph Goebbels. Recently there is a gluttony of stories and accusations about a phenomenon they call ‘FAKE NEWS’, as if it hasn’t been around since time immemorial. Lies, half-truths, distortions, deceptions, omissions, wrong information, selective reporting have been used to misinform and garner public opinion […]

GEORGE OSBORNE’S APPOINTMENT TO THE EVENING STANDARD – Real Media Press

This article first appeared on Real Media Press here. The appointment of George Osborne as Editor of the Evening Standard signals the continued demise of trusted mainstream media sources at a time of great political strife in Britain. We have come together to denounce the brazen conflict of interest advocated by this announcement, and to champion […]

PRICE VS VALUE

So how are we to establish value in 2017?  What is valuable and why? Price, value, worth and cost are often interchangeable in everyday language and have, to a large degree, lost their significance in the world of today. A world where we have lost our path and are constantly distracted, a world where we […]

HARINGEY COUNCIL GAMBLING WITH £2BN COUNCIL ASSETS WITH PREFERRED BIDDER LENDLEASE

‘A few of us started to twig that the scale of this is unbelievable’ Haringey has chosen Lendlease, the infamous company involved in the Heygate estate development in Southwark which pushed poorer locals out of the area as the council paid for evictions and the company ignored provisions for social housing, as the preferred bidder […]

INTERVIEW WITH REAL MEDIA PART 2

This article has been taken from Real Media Press, read it below or find part 2 of the interview here. In part two of our interview, Fashion Designer Joe Corre talks about his his work, action against fracking and taking on the government and corporations. You can read Part 1 by clicking here. Interview by Manisha […]

INTERVIEW WITH REAL MEDIA PART 1

This article has been taken from Real Media Press, read it below or find the interview here. “Welcome to the Great Punk Rock Swindle!”, Joe Corre announces, as a chest full of Sex Pistols posters slowly catches fire. A little further away, fireworks explode, lighting up the barge. Dummies of Theresa May, David Cameron, Boris Johnson, […]