Month: March 2017

I’ve got this fancy phone to click on my petitions. So why the hell does poverty still exist?

People routinely stumble upon solutions to our current crisis. Some of them even write books full of Jamie Oliver style recipes that will stop capitalism turning into an ugly fat fucker and having a heart attack (Inventing the Future: Postcapitalism and a World Without Work). The simple idea behind all of this nonsense is that … Continue reading I’ve got this fancy phone to click on my petitions. So why the hell does poverty still exist?

Alf RIP

A week last Sunday my father died of lung cancer. It was peaceful and didn't look painful. It was very sad, but it could have been so much worse. The old man wasn't a nice man. But he hated nice men anyway. Nice men don't think very much. They are boring. They don't drink, smoke, read, … Continue reading Alf RIP