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A Modest Proposal on Fighting Radicalisation

When a Citizen of this Country is foolishly or wickedly misled into giving Support for the savage Ideology of Daesh (which considers itself an Islamic Caliphate or State), and when such a Person travels to the Territory occupied by Daesh, and when such a Person sees the true Nature of …

A Modest Proposal on Understanding Refugees

I have a Modest Proposal which may provide Clarity and Understanding in our Consideration of what may be the greatest Crisis of our Day. Stop calling the Refugee Crisis a “Migrant Crisis.” A War is in Progress before our Eyes, and whole Families are in Flight – not from Poverty, but from Death by …

A Modest Proposal on Shareholder Democracy

One Difficulty for Shareholders who wish to effect a Change in the Policies of a Corporation (especially in restraining the Excesses of the Leadership) is that so many Shares are controlled by Investment and Pension Funds, which are in their Turn controlled by Fund Managers whose Interests are not always …

A Modest Proposal on Policy Laundering

In the past, Her Majesty’s Government used to legislate for what they believed to be the good of the Kingdom. Then it was discovered, or rediscovered, that by lobbying for Laws to ones Advantage, one could increase ones Wealth. This came to the Attention of the Press and the Public …

A Modest Proposal to Discourage Racism

I believe I have already written that we have just enough Religion to make us hate, but not enough to make us love One Another. Once again the Truth has been mishandled, corrupted, by Men who have behaved like Yahoos. A dissenting Clergyman by the name of Pastor McConnell expatiated …

A Modest Proposal on Fracking Taxation

There is a Scheme proposed by Her Majesty’s Government to encourage the Extraction of Oil and Gas by Fracking. George Osborme will halve the Amount of Tax they should pay. But in its natural State, Shale Gas does not have the Power of Locomotion. No other State can extract the …

A Modest Proposal on Bankers’ Bonuses

When Banks propose extra Pay and Benefits in an Attempt to get round the EU’s own modest Proposals to limit top Bankers’ Bonuses, I have a modest Proposal of my own for the Shareholders (and in the Case of the Banks which are owned by the Government, that should be …