Category : Politics


Kim Jong-un: Inside the mind of a young dictator

Kim Jong-un is the man currently regarded as joint favourite to start world war three, alongside the equally egotistical maniac in the White House. Yet, despite North Korea’s vow to obliterate the United States of America, the ‘Kim dynasty’, three generations of dictatorship since the


Trump’s border wall: the lies, half-truths and myths, explained

During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump made a plethora of promises, some of which, whilst seeming unachievable, led him right into the heart of the American voter. On some of these promises, progress has been swift. The coal industry is currently seeing the improvement it


Politics Update: No Brexit Satisfaction, Shock Labour Resignation

Divorce talks struggle on European commission president Jean-Claude Juncker today stated that none of the Brexit papers published by the British government recently give him “any real satisfaction.” As the third round of talks began on Tuesday, Juncker criticised the papers produced by the government,


Trump will expand the US military presence in Afghanistan

Donald Trump announced on Monday he is willing to commit to up to 4,000 more troops being sent to Afghanistan, saying the United States’ strategy will “change dramatically”. Donald Trump was pointedly critical of America’s foreign policy during his presidential campaign, especially with regard to


Politics update: temporary Brexit, scrapped bridges

Brexit for the time being Today, ministers hope to secure a temporary arrangement with the European Union, allowing Britain to maintain cross border trading for a period of time after Brexit. Amid numerous talks of economic disruption from political commentators, ministers hope that securing a