The inevitable death of democracy?

Democracy in Britain has evolved slowly away from autocracy since the House of Commons first started meeting in 1341. It would take another 347 years before the Monarchy lost its absolute power in 1688, and another 240 years before women could vote on the same terms as men in 1928. But now, nearly 100 years on, democracy seems to be heading sharply in the opposite … Continue reading The inevitable death of democracy?

Trump Set Become Least Popular US President!

President-Elect Donald Trump, as of 13th January 7 days away from inauguration, has approval ratings of only 44%, with 51% disapproval. This is a figure which confirms Trump’s position as the least popular President-elect in America, since the end of WWII. As is historically evident, Presidential approval ratings are guaranteed to go downhill. None more so than those of George W. Bush, Richard Nixon, and … Continue reading Trump Set Become Least Popular US President!

We will remember this era as “The Hill”.. it all goes down from here.

2016 to me is like a jager bomb. You’re having a really good time with your friends and you’ve got such great hopes for the night ahead.. but then you have a few to many and your left with a sick feeling in your stomach as it swallows you right up. I feel like I’ve been drunk the whole 2016 of anyway.. I mean how … Continue reading We will remember this era as “The Hill”.. it all goes down from here.

From Cruz Endorsement to the Virtual Independent!

In a major turning point for the Republican party, Senator Ted Cruz, the GOP sweetheart, failed to endorse nominee Donald Trump during the Party Convention. When the time for Trump’s endorsement Cruz told the crowd and the millions at home to “vote their conscience!” To many this failure to endorse Trump was no surprise given the brutality of the primary campaign. This was a campaign which saw … Continue reading From Cruz Endorsement to the Virtual Independent!

‘White Lives Matter’ or ‘Only White Lives Matter’?

The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), has announced that ‘White Lives Matter’ will be listed as a hate group in the next update of the SPLC’s ‘Hate Map’, which allows visitors to track the whereabouts and activities of various hate groups across the US. Heidi Beirich, the Director of SPLC’s Intelligence Report, told the Houston Chronicle that she could not speak to the number of … Continue reading ‘White Lives Matter’ or ‘Only White Lives Matter’?