Immigration, the NHS and the law of unintended consequences

In the days of the British Raj, the Colonial authorities in India were concerned by the number of residents dying from the venomous bite of the cobra.  In order to reduce the number, the authorities introduced a bounty on the body of a dead cobra; for killing a cobra you could receive a reward.  Cobras…

And now it is New Zealand

The Kiwi is a flightless bird native to New Zealand.  It is the smallest of the world’s flightless birds and is the bird that produces the largest egg relative to its size (ouch!).  The greatest risk to the Kiwi is from animal predators.  Now it would appear to be a suitable symbol for the Leave…