By now, you have probably heard that UK voters chose 51.9% to 48.1% to leave the European Union (EU). Just about all the articles are talking about the political and economic issues. I prefer to talk about the one that is often overlooked in political situations -- marketing.
“What we’re doing on malaria shows you can really make a difference.”
In the three years since President Xi Jinping assumed the presidency, there has been an alarming deterioration in human rights across the country. Between July and September this year, almost 300 human rights lawyers and activists were briefly detained and interrogated.
Stephen Kinnock was on the Daily Politics show debating what interim leader Harriet Harman would backtrack on about the Labour response to the Budget last week. Kinnock said that she would likely pull back from supporting the removal of tax credits being cut for more than two children, saying it smacks of "eugenics".
As in the tragic case of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie whose gastric band has relinquished yet more poundage but not an ounce of criticism that he still lacks presidential gravitas.
Britain is currently at the cusp of what the Financial Times has called the biggest reform to its pension system since it began a century ago.