The Westminster Assassins

Robin Lustig | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Politics
Robin Lustig

I'm going to take a deep breath, count to ten, and try very hard to pretend that the people who are running the country are grown-ups. I'm going to resist all Shakespearian allusions and attempt to negotiate a path through the wreckage that now passes for the British political scene.

The Rise of Donald and Boris, A New Era of Political Risk Takers

Kevin Godlington | Posted 28.06.2016 | UK Politics
Kevin Godlington

The egomaniacs are out in force. Baying for the revolution to continue. Even the Scots now have their exploitative chance to break the union. The civi...

Keep Quiet and Carry On: The EU

Chris R Wright | Posted 27.06.2016 | UK Politics
Chris R Wright

You are not wrong for holding a legitimately cultivated opinion, and you are not bad for saying so, or changing your mind. But together we must stop allowing a fear of offense to legitimise folly. As long as ignorance is bliss, the opposite is also true.

The First Time as Tragedy, the Second Time as Farage

Peter Thompson | Posted 11.05.2014 | UK Politics
Peter Thompson

It is always dangerous to draw direct political parallels of course and Karl Marx himself recognised this when he said that history does indeed repeat itself; the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce. This time maybe we have to say that history is again repeating itself; this time as Farage.

Boris Pictured Walking Past Homeless Man As He Talks Of 'Vibrance And Glory' Of Croydon

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson announced that £1bn will be pumped into Croydon on Thursday, in a redevelopment plan that will see a new Westfield set up in the South ...

Art vs Journalism - Who Can We Trust as a Source of Truth?

Rima Amin | Posted 08.12.2012 | Home
Rima Amin

Art throughout history has proven itself to be thought-provoking and beautiful but how far can we go in trusting and ingesting it as a source of truth?

Racism, Autocracy and Roy Hodgson: Welcome to Euro 2012

Matthew Handley | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK Sport
Matthew Handley

A ball has yet to be kicked, and already Euro 2012 has become the most controversial football tournament in recent memory.

Seven Year Ditch - Hated Marilyn Monroe Statue Dismantled

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 09.07.2012 | Home

Few pieces of public art are met with unanimous applause, but the 40,000-pound, 26-foot Marilyn Monroe that was erected in Chicago’s Pioneer Court w...

Millionaire's Daughter Banned From University Following Charges Of London Looting

Posted 21.11.2011 | UK

The teenager daughter of millionaires has been banned from university after she was charged with stealing £5,000-worth of electronic goods during the...