ECB President Draghi’s Membership of Mega-Bankers’ Club Is “Maladministration”

By Corporate Europe Observatory: The decision of the European Ombudsman to ask the European Central Bank President to end his...

19th January 2018 / EU

Tories Accused Of Benefit Fraud ‘Witch Hunt’ As 87% Of Public Tip-Offs Lack Any Real Evidence

By Steven Preece: The Conservative government has been accused of carrying out a "witch hunt" against poor and vulnerable benefit...

19th January 2018 / United Kingdom

Electoral Commission Clears Remain Campaign Over Allegations From Conservative MP

By Mark Pack : Claims by Conservative MP and high-profile Leave campaigner Priti Patel that the Remain campaign broke the...

18th January 2018 / United Kingdom

USA: Silence Is Betrayal: Get Up, Stand Up, Speak Up for Your Rights

By John W Whitehead from Charlottesville, USA: I’m tired of liars, scoundrels and cheats. I’m sick of circus politics, sex...

18th January 2018 / United States

Israeli Agriculture Minister: “The Time Has Come for Dead Palestinians”

Via Haaretz Wed 17th: Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel tells local radio that Israels attacks produce lots of smoke and fire,...

18th January 2018 / Global

UK National Archives: Key Government Files “Missing,” And Documents On Europe Withheld

By Richard Tyler - wsws.org: Some 1,000 files “on loan” from the National Archives to various government departments have “disappeared.”...

17th January 2018 / United Kingdom

Why Are Profit-Making Factories Closing Across England?

By Sara Mahmoud - New Economics Foundation: There are more than 660,000 fewer people working in manufacturing in England than...

17th January 2018 / United Kingdom

Carillion – “a staggering act of negligence from the Conservatives”

By TruePublica: According to most of the mainstream media, losses facing Carillion’s lenders will far exceed the £900m of debt...

16th January 2018 / United Kingdom

Six Of Theresa May’s Cabinet Are Paid Up “Members” Of Secret Group Demanding A Total Break From The EU

By John Cusick - openDemocracy: The head of the secretive European Research Group won’t reveal which senior ministers are members...

16th January 2018 / United Kingdom