Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Opinion

cryptocurrency

The Past and Present of Bitcoin Mining Fraud

Bitcoin mining and fraud are an unfortunate reality we must face as an industry. From things like Bitconnect to Butterfly labs to even Onecoin,...
organ-donation

Charity and Compassion: Against an Opt-out Donation System (Speech)

In light of Scotland's move towards an 'opt-out' system of organ donation, here is the transcript of a speech given by Jake Scott during...
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May’s Brexit Customs Backstop is Pure Farce

Today, the UK published its backstop plan for trade with the EU after Brexit. This plan would be the fall-back if a full agreement...
us-constitution

A Series on the Constitutional Amendments: The Thirteenth

'Struggling to end the war and to eliminate slavery once and for all by way of the 13th Amendment, with the amendment's prospective passage...
pride-bham

A Response to a Response (on Birmingham’s ‘Pride’ Parade)

Always the holder of unpopular thoughts, a response has been written to my article on the ‘Pride’ parade which passed through Birmingham two weekends...
migration

Immigration, Politics and a Culture on the Brink

The Windrush generation. Up until recently, a largely forgotten name for a group of people arriving in Britain to help with the post war...
theresa-may-and-donald-trump

The State of Polls in Britain and America

America goes to the polls in just over five months. On November 6th, one-third of the Senate and the entire House of Representatives is...
body-positivity

Liberal Sensitivities and the Myth of Body Positivity

Body positivity is, and let’s get this out of the way right now, hard to have a discussion about. It is hard because it...
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Stop Defending Tommy Robinson – He’s No Free Speech Martyr

Tommy Robinson has been jailed for 13 months for potentially prejudicing a court case. His supporters are outraged. This is an attack of free...
pride-bham

Birmingham Pride Parade – Nothing to be Proud Of

Working in the centre of Birmingham, I see more than my fair share of preachers, performers and sellers. At the weekend, my eyes (and...