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Archive for August, 2011

A generation in love with itself

Narcissists think they are better, richer, more attractive and more intelligent than they are


How far right are we going?

Miliband has painted a more coherent picture of the causes of the riots


It’s economics versus politics

The Independent, August 8th 2011 The economics demand as much austerity as can be achieved. But politically that is extremely unpopular Walk through the mahogany halls of the historic Hotel Sacher in Vienna, as I did on Saturday, and you can turn into a little salon whose walls are covered in sepia photos of the […]


How austerity is changing us

We are seeking gratification by finding new ways of saving money