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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...

A Case For: Political Correctness

In the past few weeks, the debate around political correctness has once again been brought into the spotlight. This follows the news of Kevin...

A Tale of Two Truths: Trump and the American media

On the 8th of November, during the post-midterm election news Conference, an altercation took place between CNN reporter, Jim Acosta and the US president...

Legacy: President George H.W. Bush

George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st President of the United States who called for a gentler, kinder vision yet whose one term tenure in...

Women in Politics: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

On the 3rd January, 2019, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will become the youngest woman in history to serve in the United States Congress. At 29, Ocasio-Cortez has...

Khmer Rouge: Leaders Convicted 40years after Genocide

On Friday, November 16th, two of the main leaders of Pol Pot’s Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide against the Cham and...

Civility: The Last Resort against Terror

In recent weeks several critics of American President Donald Trump were sent suspicious packages containing pipe bombs. The apparent threat, made to the recipients,...

Populism in Poland: Law and Justice Party

When I arrived in Warsaw’s Castle Square there was a far-right rally going on. At least it looked that way. Polish flags with imperial...

Yemen: The Forgotten Humanitarian Crisis

On October 23rd, Mark Lowcock, the United Nation’s under-secretary for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Coordinator (OACH) gave a briefing about the famine in Yemen....

John McCain: Legacy of an American Hero

John McCain, who began a lifetime in the service of America as a navy pilot, and ended it as a five-term Republican senator, has...