Theresa May announces new Brexit spin-off: “General Election 2017”

If you are a British citizen with an internet connection, chances are you’ve probably heard the news that Theresa May has announced there will be a general election taking place on 8th June making it the fourth time in two years that voters in the UK will head down to the polls. May initially said that she would not trigger an election but it seems … Continue reading Theresa May announces new Brexit spin-off: “General Election 2017”

Membership for the Democratic Socialists of America triples after the 2016 Election

Although he may not have been successful in becoming the Democratic candidate to go against Donald Trump, it appears that Bernie Sanders’ legacy is only just beginning to come into fruition. If there is one thing that we can credit Sanders with it is the introduction of the concept of ‘democratic socialism’ to the mainstream political discourse in the US despite already being a well-established … Continue reading Membership for the Democratic Socialists of America triples after the 2016 Election

Save Our Nightlife: How Labour are Putting the Party back into Party Politics

Britain has always been at the forefront of dance music culture ever since the heady days of the late 80s and early 90s rave scene. Despite massive setbacks such as the 1994 Criminal Justice Act, which allowed police the power to shut down any event “characterised by the emission of a succession of repetitive beats”, and the ongoing war on ‘noise pollution’ from local councils … Continue reading Save Our Nightlife: How Labour are Putting the Party back into Party Politics