Can you see what is wrong with this Picture?

3221Middle East – This picture of Alan Kurdi’s body on the beach is possibly the most famous picture of Syrian refugees on the world wide web. It has come to symbolise why we have to do something about the Syrian problem. No one is sure what – leave the something to the politicals.

But all is not what it seems. For starters the family was fleeing Turkey, not Syria. They had been living in Turkey for three years. Continue reading “Can you see what is wrong with this Picture?”

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Royals Party Whilst Refugees Drown

Partying while refugees drown
Partying while refugees drown

UK – Today Queen Elizabeth II becomes the longest reigning monarch. Much like the former longest reigning monarch Queen Victoria. She has presided over a long term decline and stagnation.

Longevity is not the only aspect that Elizabeth II has Victoria’s achievements. There is one aspect where Victoria did not fail. The value of the pound remains more or less constant.

Elizabeth II on the other hand has presided over the devaluation of the currency AKA inflation and fraudulent business practices. Continue reading “Royals Party Whilst Refugees Drown”

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Worried and Depressed? Err Not If You Are A Corbynite

Jeremy Corbyn speaking at another packed rally
Jeremy Corbyn speaking at another packed rally

According to Liz Kendall many Labour members are worried and depressed!?!? Err not so if you’re a Corbynite as right now we are pretty upbeat, Jeremy Corbyn is packing out auditoriums up & down the nation with rapturous and ecstatic crowds cheering him Continue reading “Worried and Depressed? Err Not If You Are A Corbynite”

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The Tories Prove Themselves Ever More Nasty and Cruel

Iain Duncan Smith cheers at the prospect of vulnerable people being killed
Iain Duncan Smith cheers at the prospect of vulnerable people being killed

If there was ever a finer illustration of how nasty and cruel the nasty party happens to be, it was Iain Duncan Smith’s ‘fuck yeah’ response during Wednesday’s Budget & the prospect of more vulnerable peeps suffering & being killed due to further welfare cuts. Continue reading “The Tories Prove Themselves Ever More Nasty and Cruel”

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Greeks Finally Vote to Save Themselves!

3193Greece – With the result of the Greek referendum just in. It appears that the Greek people have finally voted to save themselves.

We have been hearing an endless stream dire apocalyptic threats and warnings about what would happen if the the Greeks rejected the deal was on offer. Continue reading “Greeks Finally Vote to Save Themselves!”

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Refugees Spoil British Tourists Holidays!

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Strange mix: An Afghan immigrant sleeps on a bench outside the police station in Kos as two tourists cycle by.

UK – British tourists desperate to escape the sound of foreign languages on the streets of the United Kingdom, have converged on the Greek Island of Kos to get away from it all.

How wrong they were! When they got there the place was littered with boat people from Afghanistan and Syria. Continue reading “Refugees Spoil British Tourists Holidays!”

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Defending the Indefensible – Throw the Greeks to the Dogs!

A Greek tragedy in the Euro-zone.
A Greek tragedy in the Euro-zone.

Eurozone – The Greek tragedy in the Eurozone is coming to a head soon. We keep hearing that the Eurozone members and the IMF have a bail out package for the Greeks, but the Greeks are unwilling or unable to implement the changes to their economy that are required to correct the Continue reading “Defending the Indefensible – Throw the Greeks to the Dogs!”

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