Browsing All Posts published on »March, 2016«

Having a closer look at the novel ‘Nanny State Index’

March 31, 2016


Today is a big day! Indeed, today is the day a novel metric has been launched – the Nanny State Index……. I will let that sink in for a bit… Read more about it at The Fun Police: Or directly to the article here: The Nanny State Advertisements

The Fun Police book review “How Politics Makes Us Sick: Neoliberal Epidemics”

March 29, 2016


Review of new book by Ted Schrecker and Clare Bambra, who argue that the obesity, insecurity, austerity and inequality that result from neoliberal (or ‘market fundamentalist’) policies are hazardous to our health. Direct link to review: Review “How Politics Makes us Sick” Link to The Fun Police: The Fun Police