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GBP - In calm waters

There is relative calm in Westminster after the extension. But that calmness is not translated into the FX markets. GBP was buoyant with new ‘possible’ solutions being thrown about. 93 more words

Brexit by KevGar


We’ve suffered the UK parliamentary shambles all day, no, I mean all week/ month/ year, so I groaned when we saw KevGar’s title. We needed something to lighten the atmosphere. 517 more words

Solving Blogs

Listener No 4548: Brexit by KevGar

KevGar’s previous puzzle could easily have been the title for this one as well. As it was, Never-ending? had the composer, Carl Nielson, as its theme. 191 more words

Solving Blogs

Sieben Has Created the Anthem of Antifascist Neofolk

In the entrenched world of neofolk, it takes a unique commitment to an individual vision for the solo-project Sieben to have stood against the far-right for this long.   888 more words

Neofolk

That Difficult Second Album

OK, it’s about time I added something to the music page, but first a short history lesson.

Back in 1992, I had the extreme luck of being in a band, Kerosene, who got signed to a major label. 311 more words

Alt-rock

Hardline Remoaner Adonis 'selected as Labour MEP candidate'

Arch-Europhile Lord Adonis is apparently prepared to suspend his peerage to stand in the European Elections for the Labour Party and has reportedly been selected. 163 more words

Politics And News

The Truth About UK Knife Crime

This week I saw a rather blatant piece of BBC propaganda designed to legitimate Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May’s expansion of police powers on the pretext of combating knife crime in the UK.  382 more words

Neoliberalism