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On the referendum #25: a letter to Tory MPs & donors on the Brexit shambles

Dear Tory MPs and donors

I’ve avoided writing about the substance of Brexit and the negotiations since the anniversary last year but a few of you have been in touch recently asking ‘what do you think?’ so… 1,982 more words

UK Politics

On This Day -- May 23rd

May 23rd is the 143rd day of the year (144th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 222 days remaining until the end of the year. 167 more words

On This Day

Brexit: One Year to Go

My article on the how the optimal deal between the EU and the UK may look like (in Russian):

https://republic.ru/posts/90314

European Union

A Wake-up Call for Jeremy Corbyn

Why the Denunciation of Marxism Matters

The threat of authoritarianism looms in the minds of British voters but depending on which side the political aisle, the type of authoritarianism differs greatly. 1,661 more words

Political Commentary

Stop and Search works but it also disproportionately affects BAME individuals. Is there a solution?

In recent weeks, the debate surrounding the use of stop and search powers has resurfaced with Boris Johnson, Dianne Abbott and Sadiq Khan all offering their thoughts on the matter. 837 more words

UK Politics

Is a foundation year at Oxbridge going to address class inequality?

Last week, Cambridge University revealed the introduction of a new foundation year scheme for ethnic minority and state school students who may have lower A-level grades than their privately educated counterparts. 587 more words

UK Politics

I went and spoke to some of Windsor's homeless after the Royal Wedding

By Charlotte Molloy

On a sweltering May afternoon, to the feverish clatter of a thousand church bells and the cheers of millions of adoring subjects, a beautiful young royal couple emerged from a majestic castle in a horse drawn carriage to ride off into the sunset and to live out their days in apparent blissful carefree happiness. 1,053 more words

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