Blog posts by year and month

September (2 posts)

  1. THE PERPLEXING POLITICIAN

    Monday 19 September 2011, 13:21

    Adam Curtis Adam Curtis

    I've found a great party game from the 1920's which I thought might help pass the time at the political party conferences.

    It is called The Perplexing Politician - A Game Which Has Nothing To Do With Politics.

    Everyone at the party is given a card on which is printed a list of questions. The answer...

    Read more about THE PERPLEXING POLITICIAN

  2. THE CURSE OF TINA

    Tuesday 13 September 2011, 14:06

    Adam Curtis Adam Curtis

    The guiding idea at the heart of today's political system is freedom of choice. The belief that if you apply the ideals of the free market to all sorts of areas in society, people will be liberated from the dead hand of government. The wants and desires of individuals then become the primary motor of...

    Read more about THE CURSE OF TINA

About this Blog

This is a website expressing my personal views – through a selection of opinionated observations and arguments. I’ll be including stories I like, ideas I find fascinating, work in progress and a selection of material from the BBC archives.

Blog Updates

Stay updated with the latest posts from the blog.

Subscribe using:

What are feeds?