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A Kipper In York – Free Speech and Feminism

So, last week we found out that the University of York has been downgraded from “Green” status , to “Amber”…

Weekly Blues – Dispatches from the Conservative Frontline

Zac Goldsmith is the Conservative candidate for the candidate for the upcoming London mayoral election to replace outgoing Boris Johnson who is…

Thinkers’ Corner – Free Speech and Responsible Journalism

Last week, the University of York had its Free Speech University Ranking (FSUR) downgraded from Green to Amber, suggesting the…

Only the Lib Dems can deliver on Europe

The referendum to remain in or leave the EU may be the most important political event of my life. An…

Thinkers’ Corner – Intelligence Agencies and Public Policy

The security services and the policy makers they serve have occasionally had a rather strained relationship. Be it Harold Wilson’s…

York is Red and Gold – Attack on Democracy

In 1867, the Second Reform Act was passed. This act was significant in the establishment of the modern British democracy…

Weekly Blues – Dispatches from the Conservative Frontline

The Conservative Party has long since placed emphasis on people owning their own homes, of course the most notable example…

A Kipper In York: The Floods

Happy new year to the readers of this column and hope you have an enjoyable next few months. Anyway onto…

Liberation Network – What’s Wrong with Events Like Bollywood D

I’m sure that cultural appropriation is a term you have heard thrown about recently and I’m sure you think that…

Weekly Blues – Dispatches from the Conservative Frontline

A new year brings about many changes and opportunities afresh, and as the old York Tory committee guard leave, another…

A Kipper in York- Paris

Before I start talking about the main issue I want to talk about , I would like to thank Amnesty International…

A New Member’s Take on the Liberal Democrats

On the advent of the 2015 general election, it was thought that May 7th was going to be a watershed…