It’s Not Just Trump, It’s America.

America is a gold mine for analysis and in the wake of Trump’s (or as some of my followers have called him -‘Cheetos Man’) successful campaign more and more people are becoming self-proclaimed Noam Chomskys. National and global media keeps echoing the sounds of his administration and we keep getting triggered by his blatant attacks…

Understanding Migration: Definitions, Debates and Common Mistakes

Migration is a profound aspect of the world’s history and it influences virtually all societies, individuals, and cultures on a daily basis. In the modern day the debate of migration has become increasingly controversial and has led to the resurgence of fundamentally extremist and nationalist views. There are a multitude of examples such as Donald Trump…

Then and Now: Revisiting Brexit

In my previous Brexit post (please click here to view the post) I found myself in a position where I was annoyed and politically frustrated, much like the other 48% of the British electorate. We had all witnessed a drastic shift in the direction of British politics and it was intimidating for a lot of people. Although…

UAV – The Assassination of International Law

This post is more serious than some of the stuff I have produced in the past year as it covers the matter of state sanctioned murder and how we as a society accept it openly, neglecting to think of its social and political ramifications. The use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in combat is one…

Current Affairs: Pizza Thief or Mass Murderer?

For a millennia political philosophers, such as Plato, have pondered over the concept of legal justice. Plato’s Crito perfectly encapsulates the principles of political gratitude. The outcome of which suggests  that we owe a debt to the states into which we are born simply because we were born into them. In the current day the western…