What's the Real Difference Between Liberal and Labor?

Xavier Toby | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

Now that the Australian election is done, and before we ignore politics for another three years, let's have a quick think about what a vote for Liberal or Labor really means.

Intervention, and How to Swing It

Daniel M. Swain | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Daniel M. Swain

The anti-intervention left and right have totally given up on the idea of the most powerful countries in the world being able to have any positive effect upon the world at large. In addition the anti-war movement claims to be on the side of peace, as if we occupy a world created by Disney, where the world is a simple choice between peace and war.

Asa Bennett

'Clegg Prostituted The Lib Dems Over New Peers' | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg could face questions at the next Liberal Democrat conference over his latest choices to be Liberal Democrat peers, a leading Liberal Democr...

Obama Is the New Clegg: Both Helped Kill Mainstream Liberalism

Jackson Rawlings | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Politics
Jackson Rawlings

The moment Clegg got into bed with Cameron and co. was the moment he relinquished all rights to that kind of balanced assessment. It should never have happened; simple as. A token voting system referendum and a few quid added to a tax threshold doesn't make up for the fact he has lost the student vote for his party.

No, Dave, We're Not All Thatcherites Now

PA | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg delivered a dig at David Cameron today for suggesting "we are all Thatcherites now". The Liberal Democrat leader said he was not clear w...

Why Do We Find This SO Disgusting?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK

Journalist Emer O'Toole and her whiskered armpits bravely ventured into unknown territory on the groomed armchairs of ITV's This Morning. As part ...

The Pending Death of Left-Wing Journalism?

Rizwan Syed | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Politics
Rizwan Syed

Ethical, non-profit organisations naturally possess less marketing resources than profit making companies (especially the less ethical companies such as those in arms production, oil companies and others which damage the environment, profit from war and exploit third-world workers). As a consequence, such ethical sources of funding cannot be relied upon to support journalism to anywhere near the same extent as corporations can.

Are gay Lives Better now?

Sorab Shroff | Posted 12.09.2011 | UK
Sorab Shroff

You will do anything to save your life if you think you're going to be killed. When they were kicking my boyfriend, a strapping guy, down to the floor and then in the head, I thought, "That's it- we're going to die." I invented a fictional sister and kept repeating, "My little sister's at home, we really need to get home - just let us go."