Diageo’s short measures are an insult to Johnnie Walker’s workers | Kevin McKenna

Even as the drinks giant posts huge profits, it treats its workforce with contemptIn the wilderness of post-Brexit Britain, ruthlessness and cunning, backed by financial muscle, will prevail. Many good days to bury bad news will dawn and corporate Brit…

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UK blackouts raise questions over private sector’s right to profit from power

Energy network companies are under scrutiny after last month’s outage, the worst of its kind in a decadeThere is never a good time for a blackout, but for Britain’s energy companies the timing of last month’s power failure could scarcely have been wors…

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