James Shafe
James has five years' experience working as a public affairs and media consultant and has done research for think tanks including the Fabian Society. His research at UCL focuses on how liberal societies should react to pluralism. He holds an MA in Legal and Political Theory from UCL and studied PPE at Pembroke College, Oxford.

Blog Entries by James Shafe

George Osborne- High Priest or Marxist?

0 Comments | Posted 17 February 2012 | (11:13)

Talking to a diehard Marxist can be infuriating. This is not because their opinions are always wrong: most people accept Marx had a number of brilliant insights, and that we can learn a lot from reading him. Certain Marxists can, though, be totally impervious to evidence, and that's what's infuriating.

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How Many Kate Middletons Are There?

0 Comments | Posted 12 January 2012 | (23:00)

The papers have recently been plastered with pictures of Kate Middleton taking on her first 'charitable' work as a Royal. The kids doing art next to her look almost as happy as the readers looking at them, so what's not to like?

Helping charities is obviously a good thing to...

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