Comrade Trump(?)

Приветствую Товарищи! Понимаю, вы пришли про товарища Трампа! Не смотрите дальше. Честь труда! (Greetings Comrades, I see you have come to read about Comrade Trump! Look no further. Honour in Labour!) Continue reading Comrade Trump(?)

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Have the airstrikes on Syria cost us more than we bargained for?

As I turned over in my bed at 8:30am this morning, the sound of the BBC News alert began to ring in my ear. My eyes winced as I checked the notification on my phone, slowly adjusting to the brightness of my room. There it was, Breaking News: ‘’Air Strikes on Syria were a “highly successful mission” says UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson’’. I do … Continue reading Have the airstrikes on Syria cost us more than we bargained for?

Viktor Orbán Increases His Majority

As a surprise to no one, Viktor Orbán wins the Hungarian General Election and secures his Fidesz party a third term in office, with himself at the helm of the most critical and outspoken member state of the European Union’s migration policy. Opinion polls had shown support for the government, putting the nationalist-conservative party between 50 and 55 percent – consistently – from the beginning … Continue reading Viktor Orbán Increases His Majority

25 hours homeless in Bournemouth

“You think you students have some wild nights…you haven’t seen nothing yet” (Tim – one of the many homeless people living on the streets in Bournemouth, Easter Sunday 2018) No, I hadn’t…but now I have. As part of a bigger project I’m working on I spent 25 hours on the streets in Bournemouth last weekend. Words can hardly do the gig justice, but they’ll have … Continue reading 25 hours homeless in Bournemouth