Hasn’t Anyone Told Bryce Covert This Yet?

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That the people who write Salon, or Vox, might not be all and entirely up to date with reality isn't that much of a...

To Explain Why Quantitative Easing Will Be Reversed

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The short answer is because inflation. The longer answer is because maybe inflation. Just so we're clear on that. As to why, it's all...

Overrepresentation Of The Rich In The Arts

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This a thing that's always been the case, but John Harris, who is a music writer doesn't really understand why there are so many posh people...

Richard Layard’s New Idea – Bugger The Inequality

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This is not exactly what Richard Layard and Gus O'Donnell say here but it is the obvious implication of what they do - bugger...

Which culture war then Owen?

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Spare a moment for Liz Truss, minister for women and equalities, whose literacy and numeracy skills were apparently damaged by being educated about discrimination....

Rail Nationalisation Costing Commuters And Taxpayers A Fortune

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Remember all that talk about how rail privatisation cost us all a fortune? You know the thing, there were private companies in there, making...

Evidence For Krugman’s Contention About British Food

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Yes, it's true, British food is now some of the best in the world. In terms of variety, quality, ability to gain both in...

Jay Rayner Discovers The Joys Of Markets

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So the less than svelte taster of food for the lefty classes decides to try out the festive nonsenses available on the food shelves...

The World Economy Is About To Go Down As A COVID Death

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Remember this guy? His mobile phone cost him $2,500 back in 1980. It could make phone calls. Sometimes. What happened to mobile phones over the following forty years? They...

You’ll Never Find Him In Those Canyons

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The passing of Sir Sean Connery has reminded me of one of his films. In The Hunt For Red October, a sonar operator happens upon...