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The Weekly Roundup – 6th May 2018

UK: Sajid Javid was appointed the new Home Secretary after Amber Rudd resigned on Sunday following her mismanagement of the Windrush Generation Scandal. Shortly after this,...

Britain Cannot Leave Customs Union Until 2023, Civil Service Claims

Britain will not be ready to leave the EU customs union until before 2023, senior members of the Civil Service has warned. The Cabinet's Brexit...

Bercow Needs ‘Anger Management Therapy’, MPs Claim

John Bercow has been slammed by Conservative Party MPs for behaving in a very angry manner in his role of Speaker of the House...

Why Debating Racists is Pointless

Whitehall, “the street that shaped a nation.” From The Cenotaph to Trafalgar Square, for 500 years, the heart and brain of the British state....

The Failure of Liberalism and the Sad Truth of Democracy

For centuries now, democracy in some form or another has been hailed as the absolute gold standard for civilisation to work towards. The people...

Lords Back ‘Meaningful Vote’ on Final Brexit Deal

The House of Lords has voted in favour of an amendment to Prime Minister Theresa May's EU Withdrawal Bill which will give Parliament the...

James Brokenshire and Penny Mordaunt Receive New Roles in Cabinet

As Prime Minister Theresa May reshuffles her cabinet following Amber Rudd's resignation as Home Secretary yesterday, James Brokenshire and Penny Mordaunt have both found...

Sajid Javid Appointed New Home Secretary

Sajid Javid, currently the Communities Secretary, has been appointed as the new Home Secretary. This follows Amber Rudd's resignation yesterday over her mismanagement of the...

Rudd’s Replacement: Who will be the UK’s Next Home Secretary?

Earlier tonight, PM Theresa May accepted Amber Rudd’s resignation as Home Secretary. Rudd’s resignation comes after the Windrush scandal and days of harsh scrutiny...

Home Secretary Amber Rudd Resigns

Downing Street has announced that Amber Rudd has resigned from her position as Home Secretary. This follows criticisms of Ms. Rudd for her mismanagement of...