Britain’s chumocracy: an affront on democracy

The NHS Test and Trace System, run by Baroness Dido Harding of Winscombe, is an abhorrent failure. If we had a functioning system it might be that Covid-19, which has now caused over 100,000 deaths in the UK, could have caused less sorrow. So, given this miscarriage, who do we look to blame? Cronyism is […]


We cannot be blind to the abuses and misuses of power ‘epidemic’

If recent allegations around Harvey Weinstein, disgraced former England women’s manager Mark Sampson, and the recent appointment of Malky Mackay as interim Scotland manager tell us anything, it is that power can be manipulated to serve the ends of those who wield it. Not only is that a troubling conclusion to come to, but it […]