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How political correctness helped fuel social discontent and radical politics.

The surge in ‘political correctness’ in Western society over recent years has helped fuel a push-back from the far right in politics… as well as the rise of extremist groups like ISIS (not that I want to get into war or foreign policy decisions here – but their hatred of our ‘privileged’ Western way of… Continue reading How political correctness helped fuel social discontent and radical politics.

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Let’s complain about politics online.

What’s my problem with politics now? Just look at the power struggles in the Conservative party… Was this referendum all about their little leadership contest? Apparently David Cameron, Boris Johnson, George Osborne and Michael Gove were best friends during their days at Oxford and it seems now their ‘friendly’ rivalries have spilled over to become… Continue reading Let’s complain about politics online.

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A message for Britain, or the no-longer United Kingdom.

Britain, you’re not the victims. This vote didn’t represent the valiant fight for “independence” from tyranny that some are claiming. Though I see the tragic irony that it should happen 100 years on from a generation whose fight did secure the freedoms we have today. Rather, in 2016 you were one of the central pillars… Continue reading A message for Britain, or the no-longer United Kingdom.