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COP26: Climate change and the ecological crisis

Why the world is in an ecological crisis facing species extinction and global warming. Who did it and how they did it.
Driver Shortages

Driving Girls Mad

Facebook and Instagram do it on purpose

What can be done?
Driver Shortages

Supply shortages

Why can't we buy Greek yogurt?

Where have all the lorries gone?
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The Future of the UK

What will the UK look like in 10 years time? Will Northern Ireland and Scotland vote to leave? The opinion polls and constituency changes suggest NI will leave.
In praise of trade

In Praise of Trade

Starting a small business is a daring and skillful venture. Although sixty percent of employment is in small and medium sized enterprises our broadcasters and teachers ignore trade as something vaguely dirty and beneath them. Why?
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UK EU Trade Negotiations

There is a very large balance of payments current account deficit with the EU of £119 billion in 2019. This deficit is dangerous for the long term health of the UK economy and suggestions are made for any trade deal with the EU
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Essential COVID19 Information

COVID19 has been with us for all of 2020. This article explains the current restrictions then explores how such a large outbreak occurred in the UK, how the virus was released, and perhaps created in China, and the hopes for a vaccine.
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Google Shadow Banning

The "Great Barrington Declaration" is a declaration by some scientists that argues for opening up the economy as a priority during the COVID19 pandemic.  I was shocked to discover that Google is shadow banning the Great Barrington Declaration, they are decreasing its visibility on searches and increasing the visibility of articles that oppose it.
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Earthshot Prizes

David Attenborough and Prince William have just announced the Earthshot Prizes of £1 million each, five times a year. Who should get them?