Luke Birtwistle

Luke Birtwistle has written 11 articles for Nouse

Don’t call Trump voters deplorable, debate them

Trump’s campaign succeeded by tapping into a wide range of grievances which we must engage with and discuss fully

The monarchy should be abolished

In a parallel universe, instead of gearing up for an election Donald Trump will go back to being a businessman,…

TV Review: The Great British Bake Off – Series 6 Episode 3

A bread week is just what Bake Off ‘kneaded’, says Luke Birtwistle

TV Review: The Great British Bake Off – Series 6 Episode 1

The Great British Bake Off returns for a sixth series. Luke Birtwistle reviews

How good an idea is proportional representation?

While the SNP were awarded 56 seats from 1.5 million votes in the last election, UKIP were awarded just one…

General Election Night 2015 Live

The Nouse Politics team follow the events of 2015 General Election live

US policing desperately needs reform

In 2012 we marked the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s ‘I have a dream’ speech. Although America has come…

Jeremy Clarkson deserved his sacking

Unless you have been in a coma for the past few weeks, you will undoubtedly have heard about the demise…

TV Review: Angry, White and Proud

Channel 4’s new documentary follows a year in a far-right group in London. Luke Birtwistle reviews

Review: Whoops!

Luke Birtwistle attends the premiere of Whoops!, York’s home-made black comedy that aims to make serial murder a laughing matter

TV Review: Gogglebox

Luke Birtwistle praises Gogglebox’s loveable collection of ordinary TV viewers