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Paul Mason- last signal before the storm

”In the past two years I’ve written blog after blog warning that the crisis would spill out of control. I am almost sick of analysis now: there is no joy to be taken from the befuddlement of politicians whose only instinct is to preserve the broken system they’ve grown up with”

Dear Shitflinging Monkeywheel- Meet Martin Wolf

Dear Shitflinging Monkey Wheel. Please could you listen to this man, DO you understand that your tribalism only served to obfuscate and prevent discussion of this? I know that Beveridge created a political and economic blueprint that demanded those who bore the brunt of deleveraging this year, would forever more have the inequality his system…

Germany as backstop

I saw an interesting article today, it was Zerohedge(sorry- zerohedge useful at times like these). The article made the point that Germany had backstopped all the risk in Europe, to all intents and purposes it ultimately lies there. Bunds are ‘absurdly’ overvalued, because of the possibility of Deutschmarks being the currency issued in event of…

Scribble for a post later

Monetarism, neo liberalism, thatcherism, the washinton consensus. Whatever term you use. At limits. Presently Social Policy Workfare is not going away. This is about the limitations of that type of social policy, now it’s effect on the labour market is clear and it’s true poison is revealed.  Workfare is the cumulative failures in post war…