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The Dakar Rally 2019: Is it being left in the dust?

Under the radar of many, from the 6th to the 17th of January, more than 500 participants from 61 countries endured the 41st edition...

Macron’s Start-up Nation: The cloud hanging over France

With Britain tormented by its decision to leave the European Union, France waits, anticipating Brexit's fall-out whilst also fantasising over a society full of...

I bought a car on my year abroad so you don’t...

From what I can tell, it is almost inevitable that almost every keen student makes a few mistakes in the first couple of weeks...

The US Midterms: A truly mixed bag

A figure hurtles across a car park on a skateboard. On another day he plays punky riffs which echo out of his garage. These...

Racism, Revolution and Resistance: France’s current political turmoil

The cleansing wave of 'Pasokification' (the process whereby traditional European social democratic and conservative/Christian democratic parties lose their support base) crashed in France in...

“Dieciocho”: What history and country-wide partying means for modern Chile

A month ago, I was fortunate enough to be in Chile for by far their most important holiday of the year, "Dieciocho". These celebrations...

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...

What is so great about Russia’s Vladimir Putin?

Vladimir Putin is set to lead Russia for another six years after securing 73.9% of the vote in Sunday’s presidential election. Yes, the same...

Gun Laws still not under control at the wake of the...

Republicans defend officers that didn’t want to face an AR-15, I bet the 17 victims didn’t either. The tragedy in Parkland is, according to Everytown,...

Europe Strikes Back – An Analysis of Europe’s Strike Culture

Just why is Europe always brought to a halt by weekly strikes? If you have spent time in mainland Europe in recent years, and particularly...