May’s Dodgy Diplomacy

Winston Churchill once said diplomacy was telling someone to go to Hell in such a manner that they asked for directions - it’s a brilliant quote and a fitting one based on last week’s events. It cannot be understated what a diplomatic challenge Theresa May faced heading to Philadelphia on Thursday to face the new … Continue reading May’s Dodgy Diplomacy

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The People’s Tyrant

Nostradamus is often credited for his power to foresee future events, notably ones which damage our world. Well I propose that Socrates himself sits among these ranks. Through his multiple conversations recorded in Plato’s Republic, Socrates describes the evolution of political systems, timocracy to oligarchy then onto democracy and the most notable change of all, … Continue reading The People’s Tyrant

Chaos and War: A Syrian Story

As the Rwandan genocide came to an end in 1994 it had already claimed one million innocent lives and the international community responded with a defiant shout of ‘never again’. Now, again we will repeat the same phrase as the tyrannical Syrian Government regains complete control of the widely symbolic and strategic city of Aleppo. Years … Continue reading Chaos and War: A Syrian Story

Brexit Means Breakfast

On the 23rd June 2016, the proletariat rose from the ashes to break the shackles of globalisation from their ankles. To once again rescue Great Britain from the clutches of the evil European imperialists, to unleash a voice of defiance and declare this day our Independence Day… Or so we thought. It turns out that … Continue reading Brexit Means Breakfast