Sigh, The $9 Trillion Corporate Debt Bomb Was The Entire Point Of Quantitative Easing

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We have people worrying about the existence of a $9 trillion corporate debt bomb out there. When reality is that the creation of such...

The Flexible Right To Buy? – Thatchers Vision?

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• UK has the second-largest social housing sector in the EU, and over half of tenants in the sector want to own their own...

Yes, You’re Right, Owen Jones Is Ignorant Of The World

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That Owen Jones is a fine propagandist, pamphlet writer, is clearly and obviously true. The sadness is that this talent, skill, seems unsullied by...

The Lie In The UN Rapporteur’s UK Poverty Report

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Philip Alston is the UN Special Rapporteur on poverty. He's been around the UK telling all how terrible poverty is here. It's not, obviously, as...

Complete Nonsense From Shelter – Britain Does Not Have 320,000 Homeless

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Shelter has a very annoying indeed habit of claiming vast numbers - 320,000 today - of homeless people when in fact this is the...

The Financial Crisis That Swept Hitler To Power

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It's necessary to note that a financial crisis did indeed aid Hitler in gaining power. But it wasn't the financial crisis most of us...

Logical Fallacy: Argumentum Ad Hominem or Zero Sum Game

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As the author of a book on logical fallacies, I am often asked what is the most common fallacy committed by politician and political...

The IMF’s Wrong About Venezuela – GDP Hasn’t Fallen By 50%

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The International Monetary Fund tells us that Venezuela's GDP has fallen by 50% since 2013. This is incorrect, it has fallen by much more...

What’s Wrong With The Austrians?

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The Austrian School of Economics is little regarded by our leaders and bankers. You know, the people who have repeatedly blown up our economies. But why...

The Trump Administration’s Near Insane New Rules On Trade Balances And Currency Manipulation

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Both John Cochrane and Don Boudreaux are decrying - if that's a strong enough word - the new rules being put in place to...