In all the Fire & Fury rumpus, no one talks about the Trumps & money laundering

Another day passes and still no one refutes the ideas raised, through the Steve Bannon mouthpiece in Wolff’s now infamous book, about the possibility of US federal prosecutors upsetting the White House through examination of some of the Trump clan’s real estate activity. This is significant as this particular day passes, because today was the day More...

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By P W Laurie On Saturday, January 6th, 2018

Lessons from the Trump-Bannon spat (for those capable of learning)

The comments attributed to ex White House Chief Strategist, Steven Bannon, in the much-hyped book by Michael Wolff (and which he has not denied), are mostly significant only in how the fallout from them provides More...

By P W Laurie On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Latest man of lawlessness advances the Luciferian deception; enthrals the betrayed

Where to begin with Donald Trump and the Israeli capital city? Did the reader feel, too, when Trump made a speech on Wednesday from the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House (surrounded by a grove that had More...

By P W Laurie On Saturday, October 28th, 2017

The real and complete Corbyn delusion

This site has long been detailing – predicting – how the Tories would deceive about Brexit to produce a mother of all fudges (search in the box at the top of the page for “Fake Brexit”). Labour too will More...

By P W Laurie On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

The Tory Fake Brexit Candidates; Part One

Remember the Tory 2015 battle bus? It has been alleged that it was a get-around whereby, coming under national expenses, it could be inserted into a constituency campaign without incurring a local overspend. Well, More...

By P W Laurie On Monday, April 10th, 2017

Did Trump dismiss and misrepresent intelligence that disproves Syrian chemical weapons attack narrative?

In recent days there has been some revelatory material published on the internet about the decision making process leading up to Trump’s Syrian “spasm” which resulted in a shower of cruise missiles hitting More...

By P W Laurie On Monday, February 27th, 2017

Politics explained with Stoke and Copeland as exemplars

The biggest tragic joke in (world?) politics last week wasn’t the news that Germans, when polled, indicated that they would replace Angela Merkel with Martin Schulz. No, it was how an apparently pro-Brexit electorate More...

By P W Laurie On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Snake-oil and psychological manipulation; how Britain was tricked into Cast Iron Dave

Today is the day that UKIP release a manifesto for the 2015 General Election. Reassuringly, it has been audited independently – so it stands up as a set of promises based in reality that potentially can be delivered. Contrast More...

By P W Laurie On Friday, February 15th, 2013

In the UK the few are protected in legislation while most not protected by law

In recent weeks I’ve been involved in a dispute over the terms of an Assured Shorthold Tenancy agreement (AST). I won’t get into the details, but the upshot is that these things are not really contracts whereby More...

By P W Laurie On Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

So, who else would the Queen like to have arrested?

Yesterday, another chink of illuminating light broke through the facade of British representative democracy; a facade which may only be paper-thin and increasingly fragile, but nevertheless throws an extensive and More...