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Out of Order – John Bercow

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On 31st October, one promise to leave was kept. John Bercow stood down. The news was met by a mixture of delight and despair, as is the new normal when anything is announced in UK...

Green parties get the green light: Swiss elections demonstrate huge green party gains

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The historic victory of the Swiss Green parties in the recent Federal elections marks a significant shift in the Alpine country’s political arena. While the reasons are...

Is another UK general election a good idea?

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Like a broken record, on 28 October the EU agreed to Boris Johnson’s request for an extension on Brexit negotiations, granting what they have called a “flextension”. Thus,...

Was military intervention into ISIS necessary?

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On the 26th of October 2019, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi committed suicide in Syria by detonation of a suicide vest.  While in light of the atrocities that ISIS caused...

How to blunt the lethal blade of knife crime

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In light of the two recent stabbings in Milton Keynes, and an overall increase of knife crime by 90% in the area, our writers Ceri Clarke and Iona Lowe discuss what should be done...

Roasts, Toasts and Soapboxes

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Roast Slow Walkers We’re living in such torrid times that it’s easy to find a topic to get frustrated about. However, one problem that has existed since the dawn of time needs...

Should no ID mean no vote?

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The Government has recently announced that photographic ID, such as driving licenses or passports will be required when voting at elections. The plans have been proposed on the...

Lollipops, pills or tea? Instagram finally kicks back against the promotion of diet supplements

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Earlier this year, reality star and influencer Kim Kardashian hit a wall of criticism as her weight loss lollipops were branded as ‘toxic’ and accused of discouraging body...

Duchess of Sussex sues press in re-Markle-ble scenes

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Joe Molander looks at Prince Harry's announcement of legal action against the Mail. ...

Roasts, Toasts and Soapboxes

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Roast A Security Crisis How is it that with a background of George Orwell’s ‘1984’ we are still moving towards an overcontrolled state? Almost everything that we...