Week of Nov 19 – 25

Across the Pond by Steve Parkhurst

By Steve Parkhurst, Senior Editor,  USDR.

Looking at the news and opinion out of London each day. *The UK has a national leadership election on December 12*

11-25-19

Brexit should boost growth

The Remain financial establishment  led by Mr Hammond 2017-19 followed policies which have led to a slowdown in UK growth. It is true there has been a global slowdown led by manufacturing, but that easily forecastable fact should have made them change their policy even more in the direction of promoting growth.

11-23-19

The fanatical intolerance of the liberal Left is a sin against Reason

When exactly did it become a rule on the Left that anybody who disagreed with you was evil – not wrong, or misguided, or ill-informed but purposefully wicked? Actually I believe I know the answer to this. In fact, I think I was there when it happened. There was a seminal moment that I recall vividly when my generation at Berkeley was engaged in creating what would come to be known as the international student revolution.

11-21-19

Labour’s manifesto is extraordinary – and not in a good way

Labour’s manifesto: tough on profits, tough on the causes of profits

11-19-19

Defence

There are too many wars. Wars happen when diplomacy fails. When wars end talking has to resume. A victor in war can lose the peace.

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Across The Pond is edited daily by Steve Parkhurst. Steve is a political consultant, a baseball beat writer, a writer at his blog as well as a Senior Editor here at US Daily Review. Follow Steve on Twitter  @SteveParkhurst

All opinions expressed on USDR are those of the author and not necessarily those of US Daily Review.