One Christmas, long ago, my sister and I were given US-election Beanie Babies by our American relatives; a Republican elephant for her and a Democratic donkey for me, both of course patterned with the Stars and Stripes.READ MORE
Boris Johnson has achieved the position of Foreign Secretary, ensuring to offend all countries he hasn’t already offended.READ MORE
A nation as great as the United Kingdom has every right to feel proud and carry its self confidence into the world. But emotions should not be the driving force behind politics.
Great Britain has plunged into the Great Unknown.
Only moments after the announcement of Sadiq Khan as our new London Mayor, Baroness Warsi led the Conservative charge against Zac Goldsmith, for running an “appalling dog whistle campaign… [which] lost us the election, our reputation & credibility on issues of race and religion“. This opened the proverbial floodgate against Goldsmith, who now is as good as drowned – swept away by the waters, out of chances for promotion in political life, for (presumably) the rest of his career. Whether he can comfortably keep a seat in Parliament past this term is another question entirely.READ MORE
What’s a more frightening prospect than ‘President Donald Trump’? President Ted Cruz, that’s what.READ MORE
Where there could and should have been a story about engaged students, attempting a transformation of their institution’s practices, there will remain the image over matters of exterior decorationREAD MORE