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AI raises the urgency for disintermediated participation


Young People

Recognising Individual Achievement



Three Presumptions for re-thinking Politics



The Illusion of Legacy


Young People

Logic and Reason in the Spotlight


Young People

Action required for Default CTF Pay-out


Young People

Putting Dormant Assets to Work



Private Equity undermining the UK’s role in global finance



Mexican Stand-off over Health



Memory and Copyright



Shifting the Burden Stealthily



Counteracting Fear and Greed



New Approach needed for Bequests


Young People

What's required for a good start to adult life



The Word we stretch



Manifesto for Manifestos (UK)



What is Truth?



Participation for All


Young People

The £2 Billion Challenge



Copyright, & Ownership for All



A Global Manifesto for 2024


Young People

Shadow over Christmas — Massacre of the Innocents



Respect for Others, not Solidarity, is what matters

2023-12-11 Young People

More Focus on Young People, please

2023-12-04 Capitalism

Democracy, Ownership and Young People

2023-11-27 Economics

21st Century Elephant Traps

2023-11-20 Economics

Health & Education Shortcomings hold back UK Growth

2023-11-13 Politics

Who should stay, Who should go?

2023-11-06 Capitalism

Democratising AI Ownership

2023-10-30 Politics

What ‘Love your enemy’ means

2023-10-23 Economics

Frozen tax thresholds lose votes

2023-10-16 Politics

Unbridled Revenge is not the answer

2023-10-09 Politics

Curate's Egg

2023-10-02 Young People

Parenting Under Pressure

2023-09-25 Politics

Cummings’ Unintended Legacy

2023-09-18 Environment


2023-09-11 Young People

Young Entrepreneurs without Financial Education?

2023-09-04 Spiritual

The Need for Fresh Expressions

2023-08-29 Economics

The Black Hole of Economics

2023-08-21 Young People

Could Africa benefit from Incentivised Learning?

2023-08-14 Environment

The Consequences of Unbridled Self-Interest

2023-08-07 Politics

Public Finance Disasters in small print

2023-07-31 Young People

Account Providers need to Take Action!

2023-07-24 Young People

Loneliness and Mental Health

2023-07-17 Economics

Monopolies are not the answer

2023-07-10 Economics

Financial Legacies

2023-07-03 Young People

The Social Merits of Long-Term Ownership

2023-06-26 Politics

Russia in Crisis

2023-06-19 Spiritual

The Rise and Fall of Honesty

2023-06-12 Capitalism

Understanding Entrepreneurs

2023-06-05 Young People

Repurposing and Reforming Inheritance Tax

2023-05-30 Capitalism

Debt, Equity and (long-term) Risk

2023-05-22 Young People

Don’t waste the Child Trust Fund harvest!

2023-05-15 Capitalism

Tip of the Iceberg

2023-05-09 Politics

Democracy’s struggle with the long-term

2023-05-02 Politics

Reigning forwards — or reining back?

2023-04-24 Environment

Investing in Energy

2023-04-17 Capitalism

Understanding Stock Ownership

2023-04-11 Economics

Economic Dynamism across Generations

2023-04-03 Spiritual


2023-03-27 Capitalism

Customer Stock Ownership to the Rescue?

2023-03-20 Politics

Holding Government to Account

2023-03-13 Young People

Underlying Principles for Taxation

2023-03-06 Politics

Boris deserves credit for eventual Irish-EU pragmatism

2023-02-27 Politics

Male Headship and Putin

2023-02-20 Young People

Leadership in Devolved Nations

2023-02-13 Politics

Coping with Change & Disaster

2023-02-06 Capitalism

Solving the AI Challenge to Wealth, Control and Intelligence

2023-01-30 Economics

Generation X in the Spotlight

2023-01-23 Capitalism

Resolution in need of foundations

2023-01-16 Young People

Inter-Generational Rebalancing In Action

2023-01-09 Politics

Professional but Uninspiring

2023-01-03 Spiritual

Unwrapping God’s technology

2022-12-28 Economics

Action for Oldies

2022-12-19 Capitalism

Moving on from 2022

2022-12-12 Investment

Transforming our nation of shopkeepers into global financiers

2022-12-05 Spiritual

Sharing Love

2022-11-28 Politics

The Pointlessness of War

2022-11-21 Politics

Conservative Socialism

2022-11-14 Environment

Empowering the United Nations

2022-11-07 Economics

Barriers to Social Mobility

2022-10-31 Investment

Investing Basics

2022-10-24 Young People

Educational Choice

2022-10-17 Economics

Health and the Economy

2022-10-10 Economics

Excess Debt is not the answer

2022-10-03 Environment

Science to the Rescue

2022-09-26 Economics

Workforce Capacity is the Missing Link

2022-09-20 Environment

Energy Supply — the Silver Lining

2022-09-12 Politics

A legacy par excellence

2022-09-05 Politics

Transforming Leadership

2022-08-30 Young People

Future generations left stranded by Baby Boomers

2022-08-22 Capitalism

Quality of life for all is the challenge

2022-08-15 Young People

Generational Disconnect

2022-08-08 Young People

++ Justin’s Lions

2022-08-01 Politics

Engage or Detach?

2022-07-25 Politics

Sacrificing the economy to NHS universality

2022-07-18 Capitalism

Personal Share Ownership Matters

2022-07-11 Politics

There has to be a role for the unconventional

2022-07-04 Capitalism

Wanted — Systemic Commitment for Inter-Generational Rebalancing

2022-06-27 Business & Media

Guiding Principles for our first 250

2022-06-20 Environment

Our human legacy — personal and species

2022-06-13 Capitalism

Sense of Ownership

2022-06-06 Politics

The Global Elizabethan Legacy

2022-05-30 Young People

Raleigh off the Road

2022-05-23 Spiritual

Looking Forwards

2022-05-16 Economics

Government must learn how to be a catalyst

2022-05-09 Politics

The need to re-discover Conservative values

2022-05-03 Spiritual

Young People Search for Meaning

2022-04-25 Economics

Inflation Drivers

2022-04-19 Young People

Realising Individual Potential

2022-04-11 Spiritual

Misrepresenting Christianity

2022-04-04 Capitalism

Abundance and Scarcity

2022-03-28 Capitalism

Needed: A Strategy for Sharing

2022-03-21 Politics

Is mass charisma the Achilles heel of humanity?

2022-03-14 Economics

Trade Imbalances in a MAD world

2022-03-07 Environment

The Awful Legacy of Carbon

2022-02-28 Politics

Fear and Greed

2022-02-21 Capitalism

The value of your harvested data

2022-02-14 Spiritual

Individual Generosity

2022-02-07 Economics

Levelling-up in need of a Strategy for Inheritance

2022-01-31 Politics

A Dangerous Convergence

2022-01-24 Politics

Not so smart

2022-01-17 Young People

The sky's the limit!

2022-01-10 Economics

How insecurity breeds pessimism

2021-12-31 Politics

Past, Present and Future

2021-12-24 Spiritual

Celebrate Christmas with Share Radio!

2021-12-20 Economics

Democratising Capital

2021-12-13 Politics

Mountains or Molehills?

2021-12-06 Economics

Long-term money matters

2021-11-29 Spiritual

Logical Christianity

2021-11-22 Economics

Stirred up?

2021-11-15 Economics

Decluttering Humanity

2021-11-08 Capitalism

Disintermediated levelling-up

2021-11-01 Economics

Celebrating Furlough

2021-10-25 Economics

Motivating Investment

2021-10-18 Political

Time for United Nations Mark 2

2021-10-11 Political

Press freedom and disintermediation

2021-10-04 Political

Struggling through on charity

2021-09-27 Capitalism

‘Capitalism’ in the dog-house

2021-09-20 Capitalism

Please - scrap the prospectus!

2021-09-13 Young People

Inspiring Teenagers

2021-09-06 Capitalism

Calling for a common global approach to personal share ownership

2021-08-31 Economics

The origins of an increasingly abysmal banking service

2021-08-23 Politics

We are all complicit in Afghan suffering

2021-08-16 Politics

Where are today's Mandela & Gandhi?

2021-08-09 Politics

Afghanistan still in the spotlight

2021-08-02 Capitalism

Reason, Passion and Musk

2021-07-26 Economics

Why psychology and economics belong together

2021-07-19 Politics

Pushing hard for herd immunity - the real dangers

2021-07-12 Young People

Challenges & Opportunities for young adults

2021-07-05 Capitalism

Global Financial Services

2021-06-28 Politics

Britain leads the way in effective integration

2021-06-21 Politics

Getting the local-national balance right

2021-06-14 Young People

Inter-generational rebalancing

2021-06-07 Political

Tech giants bringing about international convergence

2021-06-01 Political

Half-term report - recovery beckons!

2021-05-24 Business & Media

Consequences matter, even for the BBC

2021-05-17 Political

Time to place the emphasis on being British

2021-05-10 Political

Voting for levelling-up

2021-05-04 Economics


2021-04-26 Young People

Large-scale virtual events to help unite young people with their money

2021-04-19 Political

Brexit Stocktake: a SWOT analysis

2021-04-12 Young People

Creating opportunity for millions of young people

2021-04-06 Business & Media

Share Radio Update

2021-03-29 Spiritual

Eight days that changed the world

2021-03-22 Economics

Mass participation in stock ownership

2021-03-15 Political

Professional training for Royalty

2021-03-08 Economics

Beware the Ides of March (plus 8 days)

2021-03-01 Economics

Banking and Housing at the crossroads

2021-02-22 Economics

Will next week’s UK Budget be smart?

2021-02-15 Spiritual

Conscience dancing on a pin

2021-02-08 Investment

What next for Bezos?

2021-02-01 Political

The EU demonstrates its dysfunctionality

2021-01-25 Spiritual

Reaching for the Soul

2021-01-18 Young People

The case for prioritising university vaccination

2021-01-11 Political

Evicted and impeached by Covid

2021-01-04 Economics

Liz Truss gets us off to a flying start

2020-12-29 Young People

Opportunity Knocks!

2020-12-21 Political

Blurred distinctions between Brexit and Covid

2020-12-14 Political

Brussels in the firing line

2020-12-07 Spiritual

Courage, Ingenuity & Learning

2020-11-30 Economics

What levelling-up should mean

2020-11-23 Capitalism

Towards active share owner democracy

2020-11-16 Capitalism

Britain needs to embrace its entrepreneurs

2020-11-09 Political

Keeping the four horsemen at bay

2020-11-02 Political

What dims the spark of human enterprise most: home-working or Covid-19?

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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