kulturist no.607

Lutheran-Christian Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer was/is and shall remain as my kind of Christian.While others fled ,he remained inside the German Third Reich and helped organise resistance cells against the Nazi Tyranny.He was quoted as stating , "...

kulturist no.606

Is there a , " Crisis " somewhere ? is anything going awry with the global economy - y'know the kind of thing ;the life chances and future prospects of  hundreds of millions of ordinary people right across our planet. If there is something terribly...

kulturist no.605

The canny observer can always tell when a sea change is about to happen ,or is indeed taking place. Fundamental alterations in the balance of forces in the interminable and ultimately irreconcilable Class Struggle of Labour v. Capital ,regularly...

kulturist no.603

" Once more unto the breach..." The perennial problem which all oppositional movements experience ,is that one of momentum.The ability to imbue an on-going sense of purpose and to maintain some credible semblance of it over time. So.here's my...

Kulturist no.602

The local weekly , Wakefield Express ( print edition -circulation circa 20,000 ) published this missive in theirThursday 24 December edition; unexpurgated ! To Wakefield Editorial   12/19/15 at 11:35 AM ...

kulturist no.601

It is ever the mark of an Idiot ( and equally the true mark of such an individual's followers and acolytes ) ,that no matter how useless  or counter-productive that Idiot's actions and policies ,the Idiot themselves and more fervently their followers...

kulturist no.600

There is nothing new under the sun. The object of Capitalism is economic exploitation.The fact that most of us are not physically coerced by  a bayonet jabbing into our backs whilst we perform our economic function ,is mere lucky happenstance. In...

kulturist no.599

If in another 80 years time as the 21st.Century draws to a close ,civilised human society is still having more or less the same discussion / arguments over the chronic ,dystopian failings of the capitalist economic system ; then we as a created...

kulturist no.598

Many years ago ,decades in fact ,when I started taking an interest in " the news " in general and " politics " in particular ,around the time of the first Wilson government ,much got made about  " a run on the Pound ". The Markets weren't happy with...

kulturist no.597

I could have penned a critique on any number of pressing contemporary issues and major concerns. Climate change ,the War on Terror ,the Refugee Crisis, The Ukraine ,Southern Africa ,China ,Donald Efferlump Trump . In the end or perhaps right at the...

kulturist no.596

Here in Greater Europe's northwestern maritime province of Yu-Kay ,there's been ever such a huge amount of fuss stirred up these last few days ,you'd think that this former Country had gone to War or something !! Which of course legally speaking ,it...

kulturist no.595

The former sovereign national parliament of what is now Greater Europe's northwestern maritime province of Yu-Kay ,is about to make what the subservient corporate media calls , " a decision ". The  " decision " centres on the great moral/philosophical...

kulturist no.594

Article 301 of the Turkish Penal Code  :- The article currently reads as follows: A person who publicly denigrates the Turkish Nation, the State of the Turkish Republic or the Grand Assembly of Turkey and the judicial institutions of the...

kulturist no.593

Before we all start losing our sang-froid historical perspective and end up in a corner somewhere , sobbing piteously to ourselves ,it's worth remembering that ,on the whole it has ever been thus.  Economics ,War ,Religion ,Politics ,etcetera. It...

kulturist no.592

In 1588 ,with the threat of Spanish Imperial seaborne invasion imminent , a great many of  Elizabeth I's  British subjects agitated ,supported and actually prayed and sang ( at illegal underground Mass ) in hopes of a forthcoming deliverance from the...

kulturist no.591

This most interesting column appeared in the Daily Telegraph this morning ,November 17 :- Paris attacks: Social media mourning shouldn’t be a blame game The tragic terrorist attacks in Paris have sparked a huge outpouring of solidarity on social...

kulturist no.590

Capitalism is for idiots.It's run by idiots ( capitalists ) along idiotic lines ( maximisation of profits = minimisation of wages ),for the specific and idiotic purpose of exclusively enriching ,exponentially the 1% of the human population who...

kulturist no.589

Capitalism and its economic practises may only be approached whilst in a state of unalloyed reverence and may only be interpreted and commented on by High Priests of the Commentariat. So,when the uninitiated read things such as " The Bond Markets...

kulturist no.588

Ever got the impression that the Yu-Kay's  Chief Toilet Attendant Camwon is what psychologists would term a " dick " ? Think of John Cleese's immortal comic creation the hotel owner  Basil Fawlty ( minus the moustache ). Camwon like Fawlty believes...

kulturist no.587

The Daily Telegraph's Ambrose Evans-Pritchard really is a commentator non-pareil. Whilst the most nebulous and speculative drivel is getting tossed about over the question of the UK's continued penal servitude within the EU's socio-economic Gulag...

kulturist no.585

This is what an Obituary Notice looks like. It is the obituary notice for the European Union.it gives the main cause for its demise and inevitable and long awaited death. As gleaned from the Daily Torygraph of 27 October. Europe's unemployment...

kulturist no.584

" The Twilight of the Gods " was how the last  remnants of the Third Reich referred to their imminent destruction in May 1945. As Karl Marx ,and no doubt many others have remarked about History repeating itself ; first as a tragedy then as a farce -...

kulturist no.583

The proverbial saying , " Lies , damn lies and statistics " describes the insoluble paradox inside of which can be found ,imprisoned forever by its own internal ,intrinsic contradictions  ,capitalism and its necessary free market ideology.Empiricism...