Black Market

Garden Capitalism

Tom Johnson | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK
Tom Johnson

It seems that studying Plato, master of the philosophical analogy has rubbed off on me. In a system in which the interlinking of government and capitalism has created a politically endorsed economy, the original foundations have been oft neglected and I wanted to get back to how, at least in theory, our public and private sectors interlink.

Are Cash-Strapped Brits Selling Organs On Facebook?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Tech

An investigation by the Sunday Post has found poverty stricken Brits willing to sell their organs on Facebook. A reporter posing as the brother of ...

The Real Reason Food Banks Have Trebled

Katie Hopkins | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Katie Hopkins

One mention of food banks and we are all supposed to break out the Andrex tissues, wipe away our tears of sympathy and empty our cupboards into the nearest food bank donation box. Unsurprisingly, my eyes are as dry as they were at my mother-in-law's funeral. Gove says food bank users have themselves to blame for being "unable to manage their finances". I agree.

Fake Fags Costs Imperial Tobacco

Charlie Thomas | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

Cigarettes giant Imperial Tobacco has reduced the value of its Spanish business by £1.2 billion writedown after austerity-hit smokers turn to black m...

Kidneys For Sale: Illegal Organs ‘Sold Every Hour’

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed that more than one human organ is illegally purchased every hour worldwide. Trade has risen to wo...

Public's Taste Buds Fuels Huge Rise In Lamb Rustling

PA | Posted 26.01.2012 | UK

Lamb rustling has rocketed by 250% in the last year as thieves increasingly target mouth-watering black market profits. The public's taste for tend...