Civilisation has operated in two ways - To make one part of society more affluent and the other more wretched than would have been the lot of either in a natural state
There are Natural Rights and Civil Rights. Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Where Our Power to Execute Our Natural Rights is Perfect, Government has No Legitimate Jurisdiction
When the Forces for War are Greater than the Forces for Peace   Then the World is in Danger
Politics is not a Dirty Word. It is a Way of Life. How is Your Way of Life Today ?


Do you Smell right ?

Our noses enable us to detect the difference between men and women even when we don’t think we smell anything on the conscious level, the Daily Mail reports. Tests by

The Nasty Death Government

Coroner blames man’s death on government cuts to ambulance service 23 Wednesday Apr 2014 Posted by Tom Pride in hopeless naivety Coalition, health, human rights (not satire – it’s the UK

Stop the Nasties Privatising OUR NHS

Our hospitals: an ambitious plan           Dear FriendOver the last week 38 Degrees members have been voting to decide our next move on the campaign to

The Salt of the Earth no more

Meanwhile the Telegraph reports that falling salt consumption has played an ‘important role’ in the plummeting number of deaths from heart disease in Britain. Researchers have said that between 2003

Five a Day or Six of the best ?

 5 a day is immaterial if your genes have you marked for an early death from say Prostate Cancer. A condition that gets less publicity or little public money. The

NHS Scandalised by Private HealthCare Companies

Thinktank proposing monthly fee for NHS is funded by private healthcare companies 31MondayMar 2014 Posted by Tom Pride in cynicism Tags health, NHS, open government, privatisation, Tories (not satire – it’s

NHS England not fit for purpose

  Dear Friend, Private companies are helping to decide the future of the NHS. It’s come to light that a lobbying outfit working for big drug companies was paid by

Health- Drinking Water

  How many people do you know who say they don’t want to drink anything before going to bed because they’ll have  to get   up during the night!! I asked

Health- Newark A&E Campaign to Re-Open It.

Shocking proof A&E closures cost lives: Death rate jumps more than a THIRD after department closes Health Minister orders investigation as Mail on Sunday uncovers rise Data revealed under FOI

Health- Fast Track Your Fat Burning

Fast track your fat burning Your metabolism is your engine, it drives you, turning food into fuel and leaving fat for dust. So if weight loss is your goal, follow

Health- Unable to See Your GP ?

Millions Of Patients ‘Unable To See GPs’ The Royal College of GPs says a growing number of patients are unable to book appointments with their doctors when they need to.

Health- Painful Left Hand Spasms ?

Painful left hand spasms?  Do you get awful painful spasms of your left hand that makes your fingers curl up like claws? Are you terrified it is something deadly? Perhaps

Health – NHS Leadership – Medical Matters

19 February, 2014 An open letter on NHS Leadership to Sir Stuart Rose, Sir David Nicholson and Simon Stevens Over the last several years it has become widely accepted that

Health- Antibiotics -Overuse

Antibiotics have transformed human health and saved millions of lives. Now, as a result of overuse, they are no longer working. The golden age of medicine has come to an

Health – NHS and Immigrants

Immigration minister exposes flaws in his own government’s policy on migrants using NHS Posted by: Giselle Green February 9, 2014           The resignation of the Immigration

Health- Diabetes Type 1 Vaccine

The Express reports that diabetes experts are confident they can wipe out the disease within 20 years. Dr Nick Oliver, diabetes consultant at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, told the

Health -Alzheimers linked to DDT

Today’s particularly glum Digest starts off with a report in the BBC that says researchers have found a link between the use of the DDT pesticide and Alzheimer’s disease. A

Health – Transforming Women

Transforming Women’s Health Written by Shobha Shukla, Citizen News Service (CNS) TUE,21 JANUARY 2014 Sexually transmitted infections is one of the great public health challenges of our time Millions of

Health – The NHS Campaign against Privatisation

  Patients claim victory in NHS privatisation battle by Tim Lezard – 22nd January 2014, 8.15 GMT Patients have scored a significant victory against the possible takeover of elderly care