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"As someone who is witnessing Brexit unravel not having voted for it, someone who is only old enough to vote for the first this year and someone who writes critically of politicians and politics, it can become all too easy to sit back and complain about those who are making the decisions and the decisions they make" - Politics Editor Clare Morris provides a reflective review of Tom Black's 'Crisis? What Crisis?’
CEO of Shadow World Investigations, and author of ‘The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade’, Andrew Feinstein, hosts a screening of the book’s 2016 documentary adaptation, where he speaks frankly about his time in the African National Congress (ANC), as well as the power of investigative journalism and our current political reality. Politics Editor Nathan Brown recounts his experience of the screening...
In this instalment of Elections for Dummies our Political Sub-Editor, Shaun Balderson, gives a short introduction to the green party’s recent history, ideology and current manifesto commitments.  Through grit and determination, The Green Party has exploded onto the mainstream political scene, featuring in the leaders debates, endless radio interviews and gaining a rapid increase in…
In this instalment of Elections for Dummies our Political Sub-Editor, Shaun Balderson, explains the Liberal democrats history, ideology and current manifesto commitments. This General Election the Liberal Democrats are undergoing the fight of their lives. It seems all hope is lost in respect to gaining seats, instead in this election, the party prays for survival…
In this instalment of Elections for Dummies our Political Sub-Editor, Shaun Balderson, explains the conservative party’s history, ideological factions and current manifesto commitments. David Cameron, Prime-minister and the leader of the Conservative party, hopes for a majority in parliament (above 326 seats) during this general election, despite the electoral threats in many crucial seats across…