Jon Stanley

Why Britain's 'Screening' Ebola Plans Are Plainly Absurd

This may surprise many people who favour strong borders and putting British people first, but the government’s decision, on the advice of the Member of Parliament Keith Vaz, to screen for Ebola at UK airports: is absurd. It may even

Why Britain's 'Screening' Ebola Plans Are Plainly Absurd

The NHS's 4-Hour Wait Target Is a Farce and Must Be Scrapped

This week saw the end of the four hour wait for hospital Accident and Emergency (A&E) services in Britain: our politicians just haven’t realised it yet. The last 48 hours have seen possible the most banal exchange of healthcare statistics

The NHS's 4-Hour Wait Target Is a Farce and Must Be Scrapped

UKIP Gaining Ground in Scotland

Yet another poll recently showed a decline in the predicted No vote and a surge in support for Scottish independence. Suddenly we are all terrified of the beast that has brought misery to island peoples before – Partition.  We should

UKIP Gaining Ground in Scotland