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Viridis Lumen · 1W ago

Callous Capitalism; or The Land With Three Empty Homes For Every Person Without A Home

Your brother? Your son? Your daughter? You? In the days when capitalism truly is dead and ...
Viridis Lumen · 2M ago

Trump's Cardinal

Unlikely recount changes notwithstanding, Donald Trump will take office as President of the UnitedSteve Bannon in 2010States at the end of January. In the days since the election, his team has been taking shape almost as chaotically as his ducking an...
Viridis Lumen · 3M ago

Nigel Farage Goes to Washington

President-Elect of the USA, Donald Trump, has tweeted that he thinks his friend and fellow...
Viridis Lumen · 3M ago

The Free Trade Delusion

Since the UK Brexit referendum result and Trump's win in the US Presidential election, the...
Viridis Lumen · 3M ago

The Eternal Dark Heart of Empire

"Pygmy hunter-gatherers in Cameroon have been beaten, tortured and forced off their ancestral lands to clear vast tracts of forest for a trophy-hunting company owned by the banker Benjamin de Rothschild, activsts claimed yesterday. At least three for...
Viridis Lumen · 5M ago

Taking Libertarians - America's Other Choices

As the US Presidential election draws ever closer, while Hillary Clinton remains favourite...
Viridis Lumen · 6M ago

Mr Corbyn's Rail Journey

Shock! Jeremy Corbyn may have found a seat on a Virgin rail service after calling for rail...
Viridis Lumen · 7M ago

Dear Mrs May, While You Were Away, The World Died

Britain has existed for most of the last two months in a state between the abstract and surreal as our political class - Remainers and Brexiteers alike - have suffered a collective loss of n...
Viridis Lumen · 7M ago

The Tony Blair Gang

The Chilcot Report yesterday has provoked a storm of retrospective debate about the UK's involvement in the Iraq war in 2003. Among the melee has been the assertion that Parliament overwhelm...
Viridis Lumen · 7M ago

We're Leaving Europe : Now The Struggle Has Come Home

I campaigned and voted Remain. Most of my political comrades and colleagues did so too.But...