Category Archives: corona virus

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 9.

The hypocrisy of the economic and political elites and their middle – class supporters in the media is clearly visible if one gives attention to the statements they utter. Take for example the politically orchestrated and media amplified salute to … Continue reading

Posted in capitalism, corona virus, COVID - 19, Critique, neo-liberalism, The State | Leave a comment

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 8.

Nightingale Hospitals – rhetoric and reality! Should we really congratulate the elite in the UK and elsewhere for renting empty warehouses or surplus concert venues and claiming these are new hospitals? These ‘beds in rented places’ are not to be … Continue reading

Posted in corona virus, Crimea, Critique, Ecological damage. | Tagged | Leave a comment

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 7.

For the want of…..? With each update of news since the Pandemic commenced, I have been reminded of a childhood story told to me about how a king lost a war against an invader. The story went something along the … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Capitalism, co-operation, corona virus, Critique, Ecological damage., Revolutionary-Humanism | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 6.

A world upside down. The primary target for all the financial measures taken by pandemic-struck governments has been to provide aid to industry, commerce and banking. Such ‘largesse’ is not actually to save the ‘people’ but the existing economic ‘system’. … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Capitalism, capitalism, corona virus, Critique, neo-liberalism | Tagged | 1 Comment

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 5

After initially downplaying the combined contagion capability of Covid-19 and its conduit along the global supply chain, many governments, have started to rehearse a self-serving narrative. It is a narrative which will dominate contemporary and future discussions and evaluations of … Continue reading

Posted in corona virus, COVID - 19, Critique, neo-liberalism | Tagged , | Leave a comment