Internet as a tool to reskill

Last Summer I did three major pieces of work. Each piece taken on 30 day terms, with the understanding that that would be the money which covered the quiet winter months. When in November payment hadn’t arrived, I realised I couldn’t rely on chasing invoices long term. Companies who accidentally assume you are working on…

A crisis in liberal democracy was inevitable when our political system was revealed as unable to deal with the financial crisis. The financial crisis was ignored, because our government underestimated hwo connected economies were in a globalised world. The democratic crisis is being ignored for the same reason. A crisis in (neo) liberal democracy is…

A slight misjudgement..

Since Murdoch started setting the agenda, reality and political rhetoric have drifted further and further apart. Part of the reason for the depth of the political dysfunction we are seeing, is that those who assist in manufacturing that dysfunction, don’t know they are doing it. The bubble was sealed for quite a while. They only…