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Look back over our weekly comment pieces

During the past three years we've produced over 160 commentaries in Share Radio's weekly mailing, across subject areas which include Business, Capitalism, Economics, Investment, Environmental/Social, Politics, Spiritual and Young People.

Here's an easy way to access them  - much easier than searching through your email folders!

Please take your pick from the list below:

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W/C Category Comment
2020-10-26 Economics

Business keeps the wheels turning

2020-10-19 Political

Economical with the truth

2020-10-12 Young People

How debt undermines hope

2020-10-05 Political

Time to look closely at Kamala Harris

2020-09-28 Spiritual

How sharing can ease the second wave

2020-09-21 Investment

Markets take the strain

2020-09-14 Politics

Mexican Stand-off with Brussels

2020-09-07 Environment

Season of re-gathering?

2020-09-01 Young People

BBC gets the story while mainstream newspapers miss the mark

2020-08-24 Environment

Measuring in Trillions

2020-08-17 Young People

 ‘A’ level subject choices tell the real story

2020-08-10 Capitalism

Dividends please, not space rockets

2020-08-03 Young People

Incentivised Learning

2020-07-27 Capitalism

Shares post-Lockdown

2020-07-20 Spiritual

The tragedies of unbridled self-interest

2020-07-13 Economics

Please write it off, Mr Bailey!

2020-07-06 Spiritual

Toxic Crowds

2020-06-29 Capitalism

Stockmarkets look to the future, while we live in the present

2020-06-22 Young People

Mandatory universal lockdown is 37x too blunt a weapon

2020-06-15 Capitalism

Past and present injustices make a toxic mix

2020-06-08 Young People We must not leave Generation Z scarred by this experience
2020-06-01 Business & Media It's time to shake up television news
2020-05-26 Economics Technology will save us from depression - and debt
2020-05-18 Business & Media Nemesis approaching for commercial real estate
2020-05-11 Capitalism Capitalism must retain its public appeal
2020-05-04 Spiritual How to use 'The Great Sabbath'
2020-04-27 Business & Media Business Models have to change
2020-04-20 Economics The Inadequacy of GDP
2020-04-14 Young People Intergenerational rebalancing during the lockdown
2020-04-06 Spiritual Beyond Things Physical
2020-03-30 Economics The World in 2022
2020-03-23 Politics Looking for the Silver Lining
2020-03-16 Spiritual A time for mass micro-kindness amidst looming macro-disasters
2020-03-09 Politics Will the UK Budget look for long-term solutions, or focus on crisis management?
2020-03-02 Politics Will the United States see a harsh economic upside to coronavirus?
2020-02-24 Investment Being a personal private equity investor
2020-02-17 Capitalism All change at HM Treasury - time to democratise capitalism across the UK
2020-02-10 Business &Media Paying for Share Radio each month - for the cost of a pint!
2020-02-03 Business & Media Aviation at the crossroads
2020-01-27 Politics 'Get Brexit done' shows why the best outcomes are based on a clear resolve, not fear
2020-01-20 Capitalism How Investment Clubs could give everyone a taste for capitalism
2020-01-13 Investment Re-aligning retail investment regulation so it's fit for purpose, not Brussels
2020-01-06 Business & Media Broadcasting in the 2020s
2019-12-30 Young People 20:20 Vision for the 2020s
2019-12-23 Spiritual The Story of Christmas: Scripture, Tradition - and Logic
2019-12-16 Politics The new egalitarian Conservative party rises to the challenge
2019-12-09 Politics Conservative focus on the future, as Corbyn harks back to the '70s
2019-12-02 Economics How institutionalising risk could impoverish Britain
2019-11-25 Young People Calling all 16 year-olds - it's time to find your money!
2019-11-18 Politics How to pray for the General Election
2019-11-11 Capitalism Building permanent public support for capitalism
2019-11-04 Politics Taking back control - what it means for individual voters
2019-10-28 Economics Norway's lesson for the UK - and it's not about Brexit!
2019-10-21 Politics Remainers reach for the Pannick button
2019-10-14 Economics Stockmarkets & the Eurozone approaching watersheds
2019-10-07 Capitalism We're all egalitarian now ..
2019-09-30 Economics 19th Century Pointers for the 21st Century economy
2019-09-23 Environment Who should determine what is acceptable exploitation?
2019-09-16 Environment Discounting the future
2019-09-09 Capitalism The real economic threat is not Brexit - it's back to the 1970s with John McDonnell
2019-09-02 Politics Politicians addicted to parliamentary anarchy
2019-08-27 Young People 17 on 1st September
2019-08-19 Young People Young people lose out on financial education - again
2019-08-12 Capitalism Empowering the individual, not the state
2019-08-05 Environment How forced migration results from human failure
2019-07-29 Politics Three days that changed the face of British politics
2019-07-22 Politics Can Boris make a soft landing?
2019-07-15 Politics Each to their own ..
2019-07-08 Politics Looking on the bright side
2019-07-01 Economics Checking the economic pulse of the nation
2019-06-24 Spiritual Finding reconciliation & belonging by disagreeing well
2019-06-17 Economics What constitutes economic progress?
2019-06-10 Investment Investing for the future
2019-06-03 Business & Media In politics & in business, inspired democrats drive change into entrenched management
2019-05-28 Capitalism Delivering an egalitarian transformation in the United Kingdom
2019-05-20 Capitalism BT shows McDonnell how to do employee share ownership
2019-05-13 Young People Drawing generations together
2019-05-07 Business & Media Sharing the journey - how politicians and financial services need to walk alongside, not talk down to, their voters and personal customers
2019-04-29 Politics Politicians shamed into action on the big issues
2019-04-23 Environment How folk balladeers change the world
2019-04-15 Spiritual Divine Marketing
2019-04-08 Politics Litany of errors leads towards 'flextension' followed by half-life Brexit
2019-04-01 Politics Brexit chaos trumps social recovery - again
2019-03-25 Politics Aylesbury Calling ...
2019-03-18 Politics Challenged by the Ides of March
2019-03-11 Young People A National Community Service for NEET young people?
2019-03-04 Politics It's all down to Leo ...
2019-02-25 Spiritual Praying for Reconciliation
2019-02-18 Politics Running down the clock - Corbyn forced to take his own medicine
2019-02-11 Economics Approaching the Breakwater
2019-02-04 Economics Markets looking ahead - but what about the standard of living?
2019-01-28 Young People Connecting the young with their money - will you help?
2019-01-21 Politics The Art of Listening
2019-01-14 Politics How will Trump leave his mark on history?
2019-01-07 Business & Media Celebrating SME businesses - the engine-house of Britain
2018-12-31 Spiritual Matters of Cosmic Importance
2018-12-24 Economics Was 1,600 year old heavy metal the real cause of Brexit?
2018-12-17 Environment Poles apart - World agrees on Climate Change, while Europe struggles on
2018-12-10 Economics Fixed currencies - putting continents in crisis
2018-12-03 Politics Après moi, le déluge
2018-11-26 Investment Markets under pressure - how well is UK prepared?
2018-11-19 Economics Rome wasn't built - or left - in a day
2018-11-12 Politics Why are we susceptible to demagoguery?
2018-11-05 Politics Time for a new referendum - in Europe, not the United Kingdom
2018-10-29 Young People Convergent action for disadvantaged young people
2018-10-22 Business & Media Why is trust in finance, business & politics so low?
2018-10-15 Politics Why are post-Brexit borders an issue for Ireland when they're clearly not a problem for France?
2018-10-08 Politics Is this the turning point?
2018-10-01 Business & Media McDonnell and Unilever share the same cynical disregard for individual rights
2018-09-24 Business & Media Artificially Unintelligent - the challenge to employment and competition
2018-09-17 Business & Media Disrupting, like a commercial hurricane
2018-09-10 Politics Moderate politicians take note: the middle-ground electorate is not just Remainers & 'Tax & Spenders'
2018-09-03 Business & Media Big business should wake up and smell the coffee
2018-08-28 Young People Financial capability at the crossroads
2018-08-20 Young People 'A' Levels analysed - are we preparing young people adequately for Brexit?
2018-08-13 Young People The Child Trust Fund comes of age - your invitation to the party
2018-08-06 Economics Interest Rates in a Digital World
2018-07-30 Environment A sensible and effective way to tackle climate change
2018-07-23 Spiritual Intolerance can damage your wealth. Does faith help or hinder?
2018-07-16 Economics The United Kingdom: a Safe Haven for the EU when the Eurozone collapses?
2018-07-09 Economics Falling Savings Ratio indicates turbulence ahead
2018-07-02 Politics No Deal = Unilateral Declaration of Free Trade?
2018-06-25 Politics European leadership in need of direction
2018-06-18 Politics A better way to fund the NHS
2018-06-11 Economics Michael Gove meets Adam Smith
2018-06-04 Spiritual The Tragedy of Imposed Solutions, the Magic of Goodwill
2018-05-29 Capitalism Shareowners must vote - and be able to vote - to make their voice heard
2018-05-21 Spiritual Can unconditional love go viral?
2018-05-14 Spiritual The Intoxicating Mix of Power and Paternalism
2018-05-08 Young People Child Trust Funds - drawing targeted opportunity out of a universality muddle
2018-04-30 Business & Media Costa and Amazon: the retailing revolution
2018-04-23 Economics Common Wealth, Common Good
2018-04-16 Environment Yearning for a sense of belonging
2018-04-09 Young People IPPR's wrong answer to inter-generational re-balancing
2018-04-03 Environment Climate Change - turning the oil tanker round
2018-03-26 Young People Investing in the next generation - are we?
2018-03-19 Politics Five heffalumps that Tigger didn't include in the Spring Statement
2018-03-12 Young People Generations Apart - Is the pace of change denying us the ability to learn from the past?
2018-03-05 Economics Calling time for EU action - Theresa May's free trade proposals, & the Italian challenge
2018-02-26 Capitalism Disintermediating economic power
2018-02-19 Spiritual What does it mean to be human? Artificial Intelligence and the Soul
2018-02-12 Investment Interest Rates, Stockmarkets & Productivity
2018-02-05 Politics Let Brexit take its course - the need now is to focus on the domestic agenda
2018-01-29 Investment The long shadow of October 1986 on financial services and the economy
2018-01-22 Economics Brown's Legacy
2018-01-15 Capitalism Tech giants should issue free shares to their customers
2018-01-08 Economics Re-aligning transport economics in the UK
2017-12-18 Economics Are attitudes to ownership changing - and does it matter?
2017-12-11 Politics Brexit Solved?
2017-12-04 Young People Taking action to achieve social mobility
2017-11-27 Economics The impact of technological innovation on productivity & wealth
2017-11-20 Politics Brexit deadlines and prevarication, and the public finances
2017-11-06 Capitalism Will the dominance of Private Equity become the Achilles Heel of the free market?
2017-10-30 Politics Universal Credits, Benefits, Services - and the National Debt
2017-10-23 Politics Can Philip Hammond pull a rabbit out of the hat?
2017-10-16 Investment 30 years on - what next?
2017-10-09 Politics Pragmatic solutions needed for Brexit
2017-10-02 Capitalism The free market under pressure
2017-09-26 Capitalism Giving the many, not just the few, the opportunity to create wealth
2017-09-18 Economics Prepare to say goodbye to ultra-low interest rates as inflation takes hold again
2017-09-11 Environment What have they done to the rain?
2017-08-28 Young People The need for a 'Financial Awareness' GCSE
2017-08-21 Young People Are the teenagers in your family getting equipped with life skills?

 

We hope you'll agree that many of the ideas included in the above are indeed ideas with the potential to change the world for the better: the challenge, as always, is to act on them!

Gavin Oldham OBE

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