Living Like a Prince

According to The Sun newspaper Andrew Windsor has spent £6,000 of taxpayers money flying from London to Edinburgh to watch golf. Mr Windsor is the son of Britain’s hereditary head…

Selling the Rights of the People

After a long police investigation the Crown Prosecution Services has decided there is not enough evidence to prosecute anyone for selling seats in the British legislature, which is against the…

Reform Promised

On Independence Day Britons read in their newspapers about new Prime Minister George Brown’s “route map” for reform of the British version of democracy. Mr. Brown said the wanted to…

State Broadcaster Wastes Money

The millions of Britons who have paid the BBC for a licence to watch television will now pay for 16,500 of the corporation’s staff to attend ethics seminars. This follows…

Prime Minister Alarms Monarchists

Prime Minister Gordon Brown seems to be causing alarm amongst some monarchists. A report in the conservative Sunday Express called “Laying siege to the Queen” claimed that the ban on…

Lese Majeste

Elizabeth Windsor has suffered two affronts in the last week. In keeping with the often trivial preoccupations of the British news media, the more important one was given less attention….

My Lord!

Another legislator-for-life has brought attention to the absurdity of the pernicious official class system in Britain. Conrad Black, a Canadian-born businessman and British “Lord” has been found guilty of fraud…