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How Generation War Intelligently Warns us About Fascism

There are a lot of war films, aren’t there? We’ve seen Sean Connery fighting on the streets of Arnhem, Steve McQueen leaping over barbed wire...
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Gaming is a mental illness? Get a grip.

The world health organisation recently had a revelation, in all their infinite wisdom: apparently, an addiction to gaming is a mental disorder, up there...
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Strictly White People Only.

How despicably audacious, for a writer in 2018 to suggest that his article is open only to white readers. How patronising, how condescending; how...
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Why the Youth Won’t Vote Tory

It’s a well-known fact amongst pollsters and psephologists, that for the Tory party, under 40’s are an elusive demographic to say the least. Seemingly,...
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Cannabis Oil Returned to 12 Year Old Epileptic Boy

After initially being confiscated from his mother at customs, a severely epileptic boy has had his cannabis oil medication returned. UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid...
the-weekly-roundup

The Weekly Roundup – 10th June 2018

This week, our contributors have written on Crypto Ratings, immigration, Birmingham's Pride parade, the US Constitution, UK Prime Minister Theresa May's customs 'backstop' and...
police-crime

Police Fail to Catch 4 out of 5 Muggers and Burglars

Official statistics show that police fail to catch four out of five muggers and burglars. Last year, 81,848 police investigations of muggings were unable to...
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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...
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The Weekly Roundup – 3rd June 2018

UK: Wales announced this week that it is extending its smoking ban, making it illegal to smoke in outdoor school spaces, playgrounds and hospital grounds. The purpose of...