Governing or controlling the people

Many people believe that governments which govern least are best. If you believe that then you will have been dismayed over the past thirteen years to see that the old United Kingdom Government – a democratic government of a democratic land, has blighted our fair democracy with regulation, control and restriction, often for the sake of control, rather than for any genuine reason. Continue reading

Suing their wrappers off; journalists upset Tesco

You can sue the pants off someone, but you cannot sue the wrapping off.


Yesterday I blogged about Tesco’s noble aspiration which was to help its customers tackle climate change. The way Tesco decided to help its customers tackle climate change was to label twenty items that it sells with a carbon footprint. There, job done! Tesco can get back to its core business in many parts of the world, including Thailand, knowing that they have helped their customers tackle climate change. Continue reading