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Kamala Harris’s selection reveals the rot inside the Democratic Party

Joe Biden’s announcement last Wednesday that Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate hardly surprised anyone, yet it was utterly devastating to the progressive wing of the party. Once again, the Democratic establishment showed that it did not care about its own base, despite the inspiring victories of Cori Bush in Missouri, and Marquita […]

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The role of language in national identity

“A court of human rights cannot allow itself to suffer from historical Alzheimer’s. It has no right to disregard the cultural continuum of a nation’s flow through time, nor to ignore what over the centuries served to mould and define the profile of a people…No supranational court has any business substituting its own ethical mock-ups […]

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It’s time for critical engagement with Thunberg, not scared criticism

Greta Thunberg has recently come under fire for committing the most heinous of crimes: upsetting older white men. The 16-year-old has been lambasted in the media for a myriad of faux pas such as: being under 18, caring about something, and having emotions in public. So many of our favourite celebrities have come out of […]