Most primates are very wary of the new. It needs a good sniff; to be studied from afar, to be given a hard prod with a long stick. After a while – when it hasn’t bitten back – you can ignore it. In the UK, the ordinary person has now reached that moment on the […]

“A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.”

Based on Uncle Joe’s always instinctive insight, US Schools have got some way to go to get up there – but according to many concerned organisations, the USA will achieve a million shooting deaths by 2025. This is just one of the many facts that the latest shooting at Parkland School in Florida, has prompted in […]

Janus Corbyn

Just a year ago, Jezza had words with the CBI. His message was “We can do Business together.” “Crikey” went the CBI. “Who’d have thought? I think we should believe him.” This week he spoke to Engineering Employers’ Federation and he promised to take on the City and “the power of finance” as Labour “rebalance” the […]