How the global elite rips off the world

Nicole Colson “The few at the top get richer and richer and the millions at the bottom are trapped in poverty wages.” That’s the verdict from Oxfam executive director Winnie Byanyima, based on a new report from the humanitarian group, which found that a staggering 82 percent of all wealth generated in 2...CONTINUE READING

Trump’s plan to make the rich even richer

Nicole Colson Everyone knew it was coming. And we knew it would be bad. The question was: how bad would the Trump tax cut program be once it was unveiled? The answer: really bad. Rushing to announce his plan before the end of his first 100 days in office, the one-page bullet point plan released by the W...CONTINUE READING

The horror and the hope for refugees in Europe

Nicole Colson People fleeing violence and oppression are meeting the same from Europe’s rulers – but an alternative to the scapegoating and hate is growing, reports ’s Nicole Colson . ---------- It’s the single image that has crystallised the horror of the refugee crisis in Europe: O...CONTINUE READING