All posts tagged news

Netanyahu never dies (but should he?)

2018 was, as the Guardian put it, “the year of the autocrat”. No country or continent was safe from populist men concerned with nothing but advancing their own personal interests. […]

Acknowledge and Advance Onto 2019

2019 is here. There, it’s been acknowledged – let’s move on. I find that if you give the new year a couple of days, the optimism and enthusiasm that once […]

France’s Gilets Jaunes

    For the past few days, France has been experiencing turmoil due to the government’s raise of taxes, particularly targeting fuel in the pursuit of its environmental policies. The […]

Is there finally royal representation?

There has been a lot of discussion surrounding the recent Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.  Before and after it’s televisation on the 19th of May 2018 everything […]

“We’re In a Time When We Must Choose Between What is Easy and What is Right.”

These golden words were brought to life in the film adaption of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, the fourth installation of the Harry Potter series. For millions of […]

Russian to Judge

This week, Alex Salmond agreed to host a show on Russia Today, and in doing so betrayed the very principles by which everyone in UK politics ought to abide. Why […]

Gay Times Editor Fired As Offensive Tweets Are Uncovered

Newly appointed Gay Times editor Josh Rivers lasted less than one month in the role, before his twitter history of racist, misogynistic, anti-Semitic and ableist views was revealed.   It […]

Good and Evil [2/2] – Why do good people do bad things?

Whilst the hard sciences may be a long way away from being able to tackle (let alone explain) such hefty concepts as good and evil, psychology has offered some insight […]

Dear Generic Small Town

In today’s post, Daniella shares some of her reflections having left her ‘Small Town’ for the ‘Big City’ and her fear of preferring one over the other…  Dear Generic Small Town, […]