17
Feb 14

Israel starts new propaganda war to beat boycott | The Times

Israeli spies have been ordered to dig up intelligence showing that supporters of an economic boycott are linked to terrorists and enemy states.

via Israel starts new propaganda war to beat boycott | The Times.

11
Feb 14

Revealed: Big Pharma's hidden links to NHS policy, with senior MPs saying medical industry uses ‘wealth to influence government’ - UK Politics - UK - The Independent

NHS bosses allowed a lobbying company working for some of the world’s biggest drugs and medical equipment firms to write a draft report which could help shape future health policy. NHS England commissioned a group called the Specialised Healthcare Alliance (SHCA) to consult with patients’ groups, charities and health organisations and produce a report feeding into its future five-year strategy for commissioning £12bn of services.

via Revealed: Big Pharma's hidden links to NHS policy, with senior MPs saying medical industry uses ‘wealth to influence government’ - UK Politics - UK - The Independent.

7
Feb 14

Change to UK's money system could solve our long-term economic problems | Business | theguardian.com

The idea of removing banks from their role as creators of the nation's money will strike many as radical. But it is surely more radical to entrust the same banks that caused the financial crisis to create the money on which the rest of the economy depends.

via Change to UK's money system could solve our long-term economic problems | Business | theguardian.com.