The reason why are we governed by incompetents?

From David Cameron to Theresa May, from Chris Grayling to Liam Fox, the award for the most incompetent people in...

13th May 2019 / United Kingdom

UK Constitution Committee: Brexit Trade Deals “keeping public in the dark” and “fundamentally undemocratic”

TruePublica Editor: We have consistently said since the EU referendum result that Brexit will begin a new era of deregulation...

10th May 2019 / United Kingdom

Note from USA: The A to Z of the American Police State

By John W Whitehead - Constitutional Attorney, Charlottesville, Virginia: What characterizes American government today is not so much dysfunctional politics...

10th May 2019 / United States

Summer of Discontent? Your Legal Protest Rights

By Ian Browne- advice and information officer at Liberty: Unless you’ve stayed away from all forms of news and social...

10th May 2019 / United Kingdom

Climate Change/Pollution: THE warning and THE numbers

About one million of the world’s animal and plant species are now at risk of extinction − the largest number in human...

10th May 2019 / Global

BAT shifts nearly $1bn out of developing countries into one UK office

By Mark Bou Mansour - Tax Justice Network: For every dollar British American Tobacco (BAT) paid in tax in the...

9th May 2019 / United Kingdom

The UK is ‘getting worse’ on torture and ill-treatment both at home and abroad

By Rupert Skilbeck - openDemocracy: As the UK faces UN scrutiny in Geneva this week, a new report examining everything...

9th May 2019 / United Kingdom

How major banks turned a blind eye to the theft of billions of pounds of public money

TruePublica Editor: In yet another case highlighted by our media partner, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, we see criminal malfeasance...

9th May 2019 / United Kingdom

How Gavin Williamson almost certainly got caught

TruePublica Editor: It's ironic is it not that the Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson, so close to the security services should...

8th May 2019 / United Kingdom

Disaster Capitalism – The Mask of Anarchy

By George Monbiot: Part of me wants to smash it all up. I want to see the British bubble burst:...

8th May 2019 / United Kingdom