Two Cities, Two Solutions

London and New York both currently have Occupy protests, but with markedly different reactions. The tents outside St Paul’s in the heart of the financial district were met with argument about the right to protest, dithering clergymen, three ecclesiastical resignations, and a final agreement to let the protestors stay until the new year. On Wall […]

Wittering, Dithering & Whygo

Okay, that headline was a tortuous pun only the film critic Kim Newman will get, but it applies to the absurdities enveloping the 200 ‘Occupy London’ tents now gathered outside St Paul’s Cathedral in protest at, well, the state of capitalism. It’s a very vague brief for a protest, more a bit of a grumble […]