World Politics

Civilised?: I’m Not So Sure

“The way we look back at these societies actions’ with disdain and disapproval will be the same way future generations look back at our treatment of refugees. I like to think that as society continues to advance, the actions of our government and its citizens today will be also be classified as ‘uncivilised’.” (Read More)

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UK Politics

How a change in the curriculum could help put an end to ‘small island syndrome’.

“It has been part of every post-war British Prime Minster’s rhetoric to emphasize what a great and powerful country the United Kingdom is. The perceived size and stature of our island contributed to the misconstrued argument of the Leave campaign in the Brexit referendum, helping to persuade millions of the electorate that Britain would prosper without the European Union.” (Read More)