Average annual govt borrowing (as % of gross domestic product): Period before Britain had fiscal rules (1948-1997): 2% Period since fiscal rules have been in place (1997-2020): 3.6% From my @thetimes column today:
There is nothing irrational about the coronavirus panic – it will change the world as we know it. My column via @TelegraphNews
8 of the 10 most-read stories on WaPo right now are about coronavirus. The other 2 are the crossword and an advice column.
Column: Tonawanda clan traveling to Vegas for Sabres game in honor of late brother
@EFFSouthAfrica @ATMovement_SAM #EFFEskomMarchalema is now addressing marchers. He says Pravin Gordhan's name is Jamnadas. This is in reference to a Daily Maverickcolumn which said the party calling him that has racist undertones. EN
Boris Johnson's column in The Telegraph that the cure to mental health problems is work, is honestly the most arrogant, incorrect, upsetting piece of trash I have read in a long time. As someone who lost a loved one to depression, I cannot say this clearly enough: fuck you.