Monthly Archives: November 2019

Climate emergency: world ‘may have crossed tipping points’

Warning of ‘existential threat to civilisation’ as impacts lead to cascade of unstoppable events The world may already have crossed a series of climate tipping points, according to a stark warning from scientists. This risk is “an existential threat to … Continue reading

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Statement on the Climate Crisis: Revised

The Earth’s climate is in crisis, it is an emergency. There is no doubt about it – scientists are in near unanimous agreement that humans are causing severe damage to Earth’s climate. This is our home and we have to care … Continue reading

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Register by 11:59pm on 26 November to vote in the General Election on 12 December

Register to vote gov.uk Register by 11:59pm on 26 November to vote in the General Election on 12 December. If you want to apply to vote by post in England, Scotland or Wales, register before 5pm on 26 November. If you’re going … Continue reading

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Jeremy Corbyn to announce Labour manifesto

UK’s Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn is announcing the Labour manifesto today. While I am not and have never been a Labour member, I strongly support the current Labour party and their policies. Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour party are … Continue reading

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Climate Change: The Facts

[21/11/19 World Scientists’ Warning of a Climate Emergency Scientists have a moral obligation to clearly warn humanity of any catastrophic threat and to “tell it like it is.” On the basis of this obligation and the graphical indicators presented below, we … Continue reading

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Climate scientists are agreed.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientific_consensus_on_climate_change There is currently a strong scientific consensus that the Earth is warming and that this warming is mainly caused by human activities. This consensus is supported by various studies of scientists’ opinions and by position statements of scientific organizations, many of which explicitly agree with … Continue reading

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The SSL Certificate is valid for this site

The SSL Certificate for this site expired on 1 November 2019. It was resolved within 1 or 2 days and now has a valid certificate. Browsers are reporting warnings about this site. The warnings are unjustified and only appeared after … Continue reading

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Statement on the Climate Crisis

The Earth’s climate is in crisis, it is an emergency. There is no doubt about it – scientists are in near unanimous agreement that humans are causing severe damage to Earth’s climate. This is our home and we have to … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson’s lies

It’s not just Boris Johnson’s lying. It’s that the media let him get away with it Peter Oborne … During a speech lasting no more than 10 minutes, viewers learn that he is building 40 new hospitals. Sounds good. But … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson: F*** business

Boris Johnson appeared before the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) today. The CBI are not keen on Brexit. BJ wanted a general election to gain a majority of MPs so that he can pursue a no-deal Brexit without democracy preventing … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson: Disappointed at the size of your wife’s tits? Vote Tory

Boris Johnson’s misogyny It’s insulting that the Conservatives can only offer such a dishonest, arrogant, infantile and misogynist ^£$€ as their leader and prime minister of UK. In addition to the widespread recognition that truth is totally alien to him, … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson on w@@king

Boris Johnson is today presenting a general election speech using a ‘clever’ euphemism for w**king. He will say “We can honour the wishes of the people, or else we can waste more time, at the cost of a billion pounds … Continue reading

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I’ve just now realised that we’ve won

Capitalism and climate change deniers are defeated. We’ve had the most ridiculous vestiges of nonsense presented to us.

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Tory criticisms of Jeremy Corbyn a century out

Conservative criticisms of Jeremy Corbyn reveal that the Tories are divorced from reality by a century. 1.15 It’s fantastic but also fantastically ridiculous. There is no ratinatinally here. ratinationally apologies: rationallity It’s so irrational. Are they totally alien to reality? … Continue reading

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How to campaign in a general election

Elections are well documented so that you can research what to expect online. I have been successful gambling on general elections: we’ve had general elections in 2015 and 2017 as a guide. If you gamble, I suggest that you hedge (gambling term is dutch or dutching) your bets. Continue reading

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THE STATE WE’RE IN :: Climate change: ‘Clear and unequivocal’ emergency, say scientists

https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-50302392 A global group of around 11,000 scientists have endorsed research that says the world is facing a climate emergency. The study, based on 40 years of data on a range of measures, says governments are failing to address the crisis. … Continue reading

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Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal ‘would cost UK economy £70bn’

Plan would shave up to 4% from size of economy by the end of 2020s, says thinktank Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal is expected to cost the UK economy as much as £70bn over the next decade compared with remaining in … Continue reading

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Labour party to consider banning private jets

Labour Party will examine proposal to ban private jets … Andy McDonald, the opposition spokesman for the transport sector, said a report from the Common Wealth think tank proposing a ban on private jets made a “very convincing argument”. “Why … Continue reading

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THE STATE WE’RE IN:: WE HAVE TO ABANDON CAPITALISM

Capitalism is about making profit regardless of anything else. It’s about a very small minority of people being ridiculously rich and destroying the planet – our home. Capitalism is about making money regardless of anything else. It’s time to say … Continue reading

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Johnson and Cummings under fire as police hand criminal evidence on Vote Leave to prosecution agency

https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/dark-money-investigations/johnson-and-cummings-under-fire-police-hand-criminal-evidence-vote-leave-prosecution-agency/ Evidence that could lead to criminal charges against the pro-Brexit campaign led by Boris Johnson and his key adviser, Dominic Cummings, has now been passed by police to the criminal prosecution authorities, openDemocracy has learned. Last year, the Electoral … Continue reading

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