Consensus44

Thinking Your Way Through a Labyrinth of Contemporary Issues

The ying and yang of our own destruction

Work is good, work is life, live to work.  The concept of work in itself being a virtue rather than a means to an end is a curious thought. It … Continue reading

January 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

A cascade of failures – Labour’s 2019 Election

Where did it all go wrong for Labour? How did it go wrong for Labour? These are questions that need to be answered and quickly, because for a new leader to be elected, there has to be an honest conversation about where we went wrong, how we went wrong and where we go from here. This analysis aims to be a comprehensive explanation of the hows and whys. 

January 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

Why it’s hard to be interested in the news

    Do you remember the South Park episode (It hits the fan) where the word ‘Shit’ reaches a ludicrous notch of 162. Of course a lot of people don’t … Continue reading

August 22, 2018 · 2 Comments

Reflecting on “Free Tommy”

“By visiting these places and understanding what sadistic cruelty occurred under the Nazis, the sight today of Tommy Robinson supporters protesting in London and giving Nazi salutes fills me with sadness but also anger.”

July 25, 2018 · 2 Comments

Collapse is in the air

Everywhere we look in the Western World we see crisis and decay. The very foundations of democratic belief in the system that has reigned supreme look not only shaken, but … Continue reading

May 21, 2018 · 2 Comments

I’m not voting Corbyn

I’m not supporting Corbyn. There I said it. It’s been coming for a while, since the Brexit vote if I’m honest. I supported Corbyn, I campaigned for Corbyn, I canvassed … Continue reading

September 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

A New Spin on Orwell’s 1984

I experienced a fresh adaptation of George Orwell’s classic 1984 at West Yorkshire Playhouse. Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan are the people responsible for the creation of a new theatre … Continue reading

April 14, 2016 · 1 Comment

Julain Assange, and the reality of Swedish extradition.

I’ve been following the three most talked about whistle-blowers since I first heard about them – Edward Snowden the former NSA employee who is still languishing in Russia, after revealing … Continue reading

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Drums of War

There has been much said in the past few weeks since Paris, there has been much said and now there is much being done. Or about to be done. The … Continue reading

December 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Part-time work in the UK and why Job seekers allowance doesnt work.

    Part -time work in the UK. The 2008 economic crash is supposedly over, yet what has that meant for the transformation of business’s approaches to employment. Well we already … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · 2 Comments
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