It is a political narrative of the right that liberals are overly-sensitive, easily offended and like to play the victim. Let’s set the record straight: both sides of the political spectrum use victimhood to whip up public opinion, and the media never fails to lap
Petitions of Concern, the first of which was introduced after the Good Friday Agreement in 1998, must have at least 30 signatures in order to pass through, a measure which seeks to ensure that contentious legislation can only be introduced by way of cross-community support. The
It’s been just over ten years since Al Gore’s Oscar-winning documentary An Inconvenient Truth was released, a film that did its best to pitch the urgent need to reduce climate change to audiences around the world. The documentary, filled with alarming illustrations of the future,
Today marks the last spring budget before a revised structure of budgets comes into play, moving from a spring budget and Autumn statement, to a yearly Autumn budget. In October, the pound hit its lowest level against the dollar since the Brexit vote, as markets
Air pollution is a huge problem across the UK’s major urban areas, resulting in 40,000 premature deaths each year according to a recent study. The Conservative government needs to wake up to the problem and act now to prevent more damage being done to us
Many people believe that immigration is automatically bad for poorer areas. These fears often centre around scarce resources; if there is already a lack of good transport connections, doctors surgeries and schools, then it is assumed that immigration will automatically exasperate the situation. In 2015 Theresa May
Keith Mooney is a fulltime student/writer living in Northeast Ohio. He lives in an area where Barack Obama won the majority vote in the 2008 and 2012 elections, and Donald Trump has just won by a landslide.
The current issues around funding the NHS threaten to halt the progress made on mental health during the coalition government. One in four people in the UK experience a mental health problem each year. According to the Mental Health Foundation, 70 million work days are