December 3, 2021

Advent – A Time For The Church To Repent

I have just come from a country where the commercial machinery of Christmas seems to be already operating at full capacity, in a remote kind of […]
November 27, 2021

Who creates wealth?

We get more and more billionaires. We also get more and more homeless people, and longer queues at foodbanks. Why? How human are we, if we […]
November 13, 2021

Atonement and Climate Change – Speed Is Of The Essence

‘Those resisting responsibility will hear blame’ writes one of the respondents to my last post. They may, but whether they hear it or not, blame does […]
November 13, 2021

Ending The Blame Game

At the end of yesterday’s edition of Radio 4’s ‘Woman’s Hour’, Emma Barnett has her guests, John Humphries and Jon Snow, cornered like rats. There is […]
November 13, 2021

Who creates wealth? The market?

The free market? There is no such thing. Neoliberal economists rule the world. Whenever they smell out a corner not subjected to their government, they set […]
November 1, 2021

Who creates wealth? Workers?

What do we value, and how do we measure it? This post is part of my series on how economic theories have moved further and further […]
October 28, 2021

Time After Time

I had one of those moments, yesterday, when life could have taken a radical turn for the worse, or even ended altogether. In fact, it was […]
October 16, 2021

Who creates wealth? The economy?

Economics has been called ‘the dismal science’? Is it? Humanity has now reached the stage where we need international conferences on how to stop trashing the […]
October 9, 2021

Martyn Percy: Churches and Cultural Climate-Change Denial (Part Three): Forecasting and Futurescape

If English Anglican white Evangelicals thought the analysis of Robert P. Jones represented a range of subjects on which they’d rather not comment (i.e., “… Let’s […]