Plutocracy Rules

Ken Starkey | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK
Ken Starkey

What is particularly striking in our current predicament is that there is so little debate about the growing role of plutocracy and how to curb its excesses. The Oxford English Dictionary defines plutocracy as government by the wealthy, a ruling class of wealthy people.

Funding Political Parties is an Excellent Investment for Taxpayers

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK Politics
Adnan Al-Daini

Politicians are completely out of touch with ordinary citizens regarding taxpayer funding of political parties. People are disgusted with the influence exercised by an unscrupulous rich elite, that is able to bend politicians and policies to its will using its wealth.

Prime Minister Elizabeth II?

Daniel Wood | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK Politics
Daniel Wood

Like most members of the British public I have a strong conviction that with power and influence must come accountability. That is the principle of de...

The Gravest Development of Our Time

Peter Kellow | Posted 26.09.2011 | UK
Peter Kellow

The financial crisis that broke in 2008 is far from over. It is moving through different phases with different policy initiatives - all of them (print...