Category: Archive Blogs

Opinion Piece: Foreign Policy Taboo- First Brexit, now NATOut

Public opposition to NATO is extremely rare. Among the majority of Western governments, such a statement of opposition are met with fierce criticism. Private opposition has, however, been brewing out of sight for the last sixty years. Only in the 2016 American presidential elections did NATO scepticism truly rear its head. Such scepticism is often… Read more »

In Defence of the Union – Ruairidh Ferguson

A year from now, Scotland will vote in a referendum to decide whether to stay within the United Kingdom or become an independent state. But many Conservatives, particularly in the younger generation, are reluctant to defend Scotland’s place in the Union. After all, what possible benefit does the Conservative Party have to gain from standing… Read more »