Monthly Archives: February 2009

Toxic asset deal yet to be agreed, Lloyds says

Headline: Toxic asset deal yet to be agreed, Lloyds says Full Article: ( Guardian ) Whenever economic conditions do begin to normalise, however, we believe we will be in a very strong position to reap the benefits. – Sir Victor … Continue reading

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Martin Kettle – Brown’s Own Doing.

Open letter to Martin Kettle ( Guardian ), Martin, in the article (http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2009/feb/13/gordon-brown-financial-crisis ) you say: But it would then say something Brown never allows: that responsibility for the banking crash is systemic and must be shared, including by Britain … Continue reading

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Britain faces summer of rage – police

Headline: Britain faces summer of rage – police Original Articale: ( Guardian ) Superintendent David Hartshorn, who heads the Metropolitan police’s public order branch, told the Guardian that middle-class individuals who would never have considered joining demonstrations may now seek … Continue reading

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British Airways Cut Capacity

Story: BA to cut capacity after poor peak season hammers profits Original Story ( Guardian ) “BA will reduce its capacity by 1% next summer, measured in the total distance its fleet will cover, by reducing the number of flights … Continue reading

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We will put people first, not bankers

Observer Article: Date: Sunday 22nd Feb 2009 Another intrinsic part of the foundations must be better governance of banks. Their boards must have the expertise and power to challenge management and they must be able to understand the risks the … Continue reading

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Human Rights – Capitalism Wrongs

Over the centuries many Britons, both famous and unknown, have died to protect human rights but in the course of this century we have lost our way. It is important to restore the popularity of human rights, because without popular … Continue reading

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