It’s time for executive bonuses. … Read More As IT Fiasco Drags On, UK Bank’s Next Big Problem Could Be Internal Revolt
As the U.S. moves closer toward all out war in Syria, a lot of what our government seems to base its intelligence on, especially claims of chemical weapon use by they Syrian government, is an impartial humanitarian group called the White Helmets. But whose interests do they actually serve? Follow the money. … Read More Reality Check: Who’s Funding the White Helmets?
Reporters Without Borders warns Britain is approaching tipping point in wake of passage of Investigatory Powers Act… Read More ‘Downward Spiral’: UK Slips to 40th Place in Press Freedom Rankings
“This turned what was a super-hard systems job [into] a clusterfuck in the making.”… Read More UK Bank’s IT Disaster Enters 2nd Week, Contagion Fears Rise
But Spanish parent, Banco Sabadell, proclaimed triumphantly to its Spanish audience that the botched IT transition was a resounding success.… Read More UK Bank’s Tech Chaos Is Blocking Customers from Their Funds: Day 5
Mass producing and selling marijuana (of a synthetic variety) to the world, while keeping it strictly illegal at home … Read More This British Scandal Stinks to “High” Heaven
“This operation (against Syria) goes way back. It was prepared, preconceived and planned”… Read More America’s Long History of Trying to Determine Who Rules Syria
UK regulators may be on the verge of doing something right, but doubts remain over how genuine their stated intentions are.… Read More After a String of Corporate Scandals & Collapses, “Big Four” Accounting Giants Face Breakup in the UK
The UK government has attempted to control the narrative by finally admitting, as they have known for three weeks and just ahead of the OPCW experts coming out and saying so, that there is no evidence the substance used in the Salisbury attack was made in Russia. … Read More Boris Johnson and Theresa May Hide as Their Lies Dissolve
London’s property market is already in trouble.… Read More UK Vows to Crack Down on Money Laundering, But What About the Property Bubble?
Two large British outsourcers are also on the verge of collapse, and the vultures are circling… Read More Was Carillion’s Collapse the Beginning of the End for UK’s Outsourcing Sector?
Sane people will choose politics over war, and sane (that is, competently governed) nations will choose diplomacy over belligerence and confrontation. An exception is those nations that cannot hope to ever win the game of diplomacy due to an acute shortage of competent diplomats… Read More Killing Diplomacy