Category : Politics

May’s Grand Tory Party Plan: Erase and reconquer

An election to assert Mrs May’s own Tory identity, is what this is all about. Perhaps, it was back in March when Philip Hammond was forced to make an embarrassing U-turn over plans to raise national insurance for the self-employed,…

0 Comments / 27/04/2017

MACRON WINS ROUND ONE: Does Le Pen stand a chance?

Emmanuel Macron, the centrist outsider who formed his own party En Marche! only a year ago, has won Round 1 of the French Presidential Election. He has beaten far-right Marine Le Pen in the first stage, which begs the question now…

0 Comments / 26/04/2017

Online voting is the only way to stop politicians being elected on less than 50% turnout

After watching BBC’s ‘Meet the Lords’ series, it struck me, how stale the epicentre of British politics has become; that being Westminster.   Although I’m certainly not advocating the wholesale eradication of traditions within the Houses of Parliament, which are…

0 Comments / 24/04/2017

The True Cost Of Immigration

We’ve all seen the headlines about the UK offering a ‘meal ticket’ to immigrants through the exploitation of our welfare state.  The truth is however that most people entering the UK that are subject to immigration control, do not have…

0 Comments / 19/04/2017

Breaking News: Theresa May Calls Snap General Election for 8th June

After the triggering of Article 50 under a month ago it was expected that this would be the last political earthquake to hit us. This morning however, Theresa May laid out plans that look set to make waves in British…

0 Comments / 18/04/2017