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God save the BBC

The past year has presented some of the toughest times for our national broadcaster with shit hitting the fan from all directions; the public, the internet and voices straight from the front steps of Downing Street. The first issue is the lack of...

Within this pandemic, Trump has created a culture war

Since January, US President Donald Trump has persistently shown himself to be undecided on China’s culpability for the coronavirus pandemic. Whilst initially lavishing praise on China and its leader, Xi Jinping, for having the epidemic “totally...

The Positives of Covid-19

2020 has been dominated by the news of the Coronavirus as it has swept the world and released the turmoil of a pandemic upon us. Within the short three months of the new decade the virus has been able to spread through countries and affect...

Coronavirus: too little too late?

On 23 March, Boris Johnson announced his new measures to enforce social distancing and self-isolation. We were told that “we will beat coronavirus” and even “come through it stronger than ever.” In such times of crisis as these, overtly...

Sunak’s splashing the cash

It’s that time again we’ve all been waiting for…no, not Eurovision, but the announcement of the Budget to manage the pennies in our pockets. On 11th March, a newly appointed and still teeming Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak delivered...

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