By Rachel Seeland Scott In recent years, anyone who has even glanced at any news format will have at least heard the phrase ‘alt-right’ in one context or another. A loosely connected group of fanatical right-wing extremists, many different forms … Continue reading The Alt-right, Germany and Us
By Charlie Carr
After recent news that Prince Charles will succeed the Queen as the head of the
Commonwealth, and also the recent success of the Commonwealth Games, people have
been thinking and talking about the opportunities the Commonwealth can provide. Continue reading The Opportunities of the Commonwealth
By Katie Wassell and Otto Odone.
Last year homelessness, perhaps unsurprisingly, grew. It has now reached a ten-year high, and concerns are growing countrywide about this increase in rough sleepers. Continue reading What can we do to tackle homelessness in the UK?
By Otto Odone
In most democratic countries worldwide, you’ll find a common theme. There are generally two major parties in the country, surrounded by a series of smaller, less powerful and less influential parties. Continue reading Does partisan politics pose a threat to effective democracy?
By Tom Chandler
On the 25th February 2018, the United Nations Security Council passed a resolutions enforcing a 30-day ceasefire in the Syrian city of Ghouta where Russian-backed government airstrikes hammered civilians. Continue reading The Not So United Nations?
By Tom Chandler
In January 2018, Britain saw the collapse of its second biggest construction company, Carillion. Before it went into liquidation, it built a huge amount of our countries infrastructure from schools to NHS hospitals to railways. However, it was unable to manage its debt pile of £1.5 billion and has put 20,000 UK jobs at risk. Continue reading Does Carillion’s collapse throw privatisation into doubt?
Otto Odone Continue reading 2017… A reflection.