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Billionaire’s Tax: Understanding the Wealth Gap

Out of all the interesting Twitter polls that Elon Musk, CEO of Space X, has put out so far, one of the most controversial yet may have been the one posted on 6 November. Shrouded in controversy regarding his tax contributions, he asked his followers if they supported his proposition of selling 10% of his […]

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Pandora Papers: Which Jacks Were In The Box?

It’s hard to say the world was shaken by the Pandora Papers. Despite the breadth of this week’s leak, covering 11.9 million confidential documents, the Panama Papers in 2016 and Paradise in 2017 were potent enough to leave a bad taste in the mouths of all those whose assets don’t soar off into the 10 […]

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Margaret Thatcher doesn’t need a museum

The late Margaret Thatcher and everything that she stood for – democracy, a strong state and privatisation – is still a thorn in the side of many Britons, especially those who bore the brunt of her most stringent nationalisation policies. Her funeral cost the taxpayer £3.6 million, and £15 million is the figure that has […]