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The Value of Government Risk Taking

January 27, 2020 at 5:50 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

Economic debates are often presented as black-and-white battles between conservatives calling for smaller government, and progressives arguing for more public spending. But this simplification overlooks the way that markets are co-created by different actors. As economic historian Karl Polanyi wrote in his classic book The Great Transformation, “free markets” themselves are products of state intervention.

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“The Value of Government Risk Taking”

Judoon Law 101 | Fugitive of the Judoon | Doctor Who

at 12:50 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

We’re just flying through space and time and there’s a Judoon warning sent down to Gloucester. [Judoon warning transmission] What is that? A Judoon warning transmission. The cheek! Judoon? Are you just saying that to shut us up? Dangerous intergalactic police for hire. Notice of a zonal enforcement field on earth. No one can get

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“Judoon Law 101 | Fugitive of the Judoon | Doctor Who”

Can Australia’s PM Scott Morrison recover from the fires? – BBC News

January 13, 2020 at 7:50 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

No you’re an idiot mate. Stand down now. ScoMo has got to go! Australia is on fire. Are you from the media? Tell the prime minister to go and get- And people are turning their anger on the prime minister, Scott Morrison. You’re out, son. You are out. So what happened to Morrison, I have

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“Can Australia’s PM Scott Morrison recover from the fires? – BBC News”

General Election 2019: Laura Kuenssberg sums up the campaign – BBC News

December 12, 2019 at 8:52 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

We’ve been to Birmingham twice, we’ve been to Scotland twice. What are we going to do today? So if you are just now thinking about who you are going to vote for, or you haven’t made up your mind up yet, here are a few thoughts on what’s been going on. The main reason we

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“General Election 2019: Laura Kuenssberg sums up the campaign – BBC News”

Austerity, racism, the NHS and Brexit: Corbyn and Johnson clash in BBC debate

December 11, 2019 at 10:53 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

What Conservative governments always do is look after the very richest within our society. They’ve done very, very well in the years of austerity, while it’s communities all over the country that have paid for it with closed libraries, closed swimming pools, out of reach, pricing on sports facilities, lack of housing, increased stress, increased

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“Austerity, racism, the NHS and Brexit: Corbyn and Johnson clash in BBC debate”

Jo Swinson apologises for supporting austerity in coalition: ‘It was not the right policy’

December 5, 2019 at 7:24 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

So you’re proposing to scrap the so called bedroom tax. Who voted nine times to introduce the bedroom tax? Liberal Democrats in government, including myself. –You? – Yes Which I have previously said and I’m happy to say again, was wrong. And I’m sorry about that and it was one of the things that we

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“Jo Swinson apologises for supporting austerity in coalition: ‘It was not the right policy’”

BBC Question Time LIVE: Party policies to spark dramatic clashes during Bolton debate – News 247

November 21, 2019 at 9:37 pm | Blog | Colt Stanton -

 Clashes between the Conservative’s Robert Jenrick and Labour’s Richard Burgon will likely take place as the December 12 poll draws closer  Tensions will mount further as the panel are likely to discuss developments of their respective Party’s policies  The Liberal Democrat’s Chukka Umunna is likely to receive a grilling over his Party’s manifesto which was

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“BBC Question Time LIVE: Party policies to spark dramatic clashes during Bolton debate – News 247”