Articles by: Andrew Wooster

Liberty, Northern Ireland

Doubling down: More government to solve bad government…

Doubling down: More government to solve bad government…

Two polls were released by YouGov recently which paint an interesting picture of the public perception on Governance; these claimed that 31% of the public do not believe that the Government regulates business to an adequate amount, whilst only 19% doubted the effectiveness of this interference, arguing it is pursued […]

by × June 6, 2016 ×

Liberty, Northern Ireland

Make a change in Northern Ireland:
Think Big, Vote Small!

My greatest political nightmare is one in which the 2016 Stormont Elections return the Government. And only the Government. Within the majority of democracies this dystopian vision would be brushed aside as the ramblings of a madman. But in Northern Ireland the scenario, although unlikely, is not entirely improbable. Within […]

by × February 23, 2016 ×

Northern Ireland

Things Northern Irish politicians waste my  money on (part three)

Things Northern Irish politicians waste my
money on (part three)

Invest NI sounds like a wonderful thing. It’s a quango, of sorts, that exists purely to ‘support’ the growth and expansion of Northern Irish businesses; particularly those that export abroad. To do this they give grants to employ new staff, support market appraisals and create business plans. And when a […]

by × October 11, 2015 ×