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The Manchester Arena Attack: one year on

It is an inescapable truth of news coverage that events closer to home garner greater attention than those in distant lands. The comedian Simon...

Roseanne: Top-Down Racism

The Rebooted sitcom Roseanne was recently cancelled by ABC after its title-star, Roseanne Barr, launched a racist and Islamophobic attack against Valerie Jarrett, Former advisor...

Boris Johnson’s Charm Offensive of Latin America

The Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, has returned from his five-day Latin American tour of Peru, Argentina and Chile that was conducted from the 19th...

The United States Has Withdrawn from the Iran Deal: What Next?

When Donald Trump tweeted in early 2016, “the Iran deal is terrible”, few took him seriously. A little over two years on, Twitter is...

Emmanuel Macron: A Centrist Myth?

Last April, France elected their youngest leader since Napoleon, Emmanuel Macron. A year on, the President of the Republic’s popularity is waning as his...

Culture Club: The Social Influencer – Turning Followers into Dollars

Cast your mind back to April 2017. Pepsi pull their “tone deaf” advert featuring Kendall Jenner. Seemingly alluding to the Black Lives Matter movement,...
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Culture Club: Have I Got News For You?

“You’re a patronising git, aren’t you?” said Steph McGovern to a supercilious Jeremy Paxman on the opening episode to the new series of Have...

‘Wrong then, and wrong now’ – The Legacy of Britain’s Anti-Gay Laws in the...

After winning gold in the 10m synchronised diving event at Australia’s Commonwealth Games last month, diver Tom Daley took the opportunity to bring to...

Uncomfortable Truths: Anti-Semitism in the Labour Party

That Jeremy Corbyn is an anti-Semite seems unlikely. That Jeremy Corbyn has anti-Semitic friends seems closer to the truth. He has been a long-time...

Gun Control: Where America has gone wrong

On Wednesday 14th February, we again witnessed the American government’s inability to prioritise the value of life. In Parkland, Florida, 17 lives were lost at...