Who Wants To Be Out Of The European…

Political fashion has left the Europhile out in the cold over the past 10 years. It hasn't been easy to get airtime to articulate a case for a stronger and more powerful Britain shaping politics…

Why We Can’t Turn Our Backs On Refugees

There is little to be gained from contemplating last week's senseless attacks in Paris. Compared to the attacks on the World Trade Centre and on Charlie Hebdo, these were more evil still. They did not…

Green Conservatism

Shortly after the Coalition agreement of 2010, David Cameron declared that the new Government would be the "greenest ever". In May of this year the Conservative government went to polls with, perhaps, an even more…

UCLU doesn’t just ban free speech- it publicly…

This week, University College London's students' union (UCLU) banned anti-ISIS fighter Macer Gifford from coming to speak to the Kurdish Society. Mr. Gifford is a UCL alumnus who has served for the YPG (People's Protection…

Why Wear a Poppy? – Jamie Irwin

At this time of the year we cast our minds back, as a nation, to those men and women who lost their lives in conflicts past and present. As such, we wear a poppy to…

Rise of the Select Committee – Matthew Schlachter

Select committees are often overlooked. In this respect, they could be considered the middle child of the legislative family. They get on with their work dutifully but under the radar, while their noisier siblings PMQ's…

The End of Civilisation? – Rai Gill

We in the West have always justified our actions and interventions with a strong resilience in the belief that we have a culture that understands those important qualities that make a great society: freedom of…