Jacob Fritz
Jacob Claude Fritz is an 18 year old writer, with interests in a broad range of subjects, including politics, sport, young people and current affairs.

Entries by Jacob Fritz

Why Russell Brand's Interview Has Given Me Hope

(0) Comments | Posted 25 October 2013 | (20:20)

Recently, whilst having a browse on the internet, I came across an interview between Russell Brand and Jeremy Paxman. I have always been a fan of Brand, and this led me to watch the video, not thinking that he would say something more charismatic and profound than I could have...

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The UK Needs Young Ambition

(0) Comments | Posted 5 July 2013 | (19:03)

In a media culture dominated by the ubiquitous voices of adult writers, bloggers, politicians and more it is incredibly refreshing to see a rise in the prominence of young and ambitious people, attempting to take some of the limelight, and shed it on their own important and equally interesting projects....

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Inappropriate Correspondence: The Patronising Plan of the Tory Government.

(0) Comments | Posted 19 April 2013 | (17:10)

In the latest plans of the Conservative Government, as covered by Huff Post UK Students, is the idea to send congratulatory letters to students from poor backgrounds who have achieved particularly highly in their GCSEs.

In what has been labelled as a step to encourage those from poorer backgrounds...

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The Presence of Social Elitism in English Boarding Schools

(1) Comments | Posted 22 January 2013 | (14:52)

As I am steadily approaching the end of my secondary school career, and looking towards university life, I have reflected on what has been, quite frankly, an incredibly banal experience. When I left primary school at the age of eleven I joined a state school for a year, where I...

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