National Comment

The case of Ched Evans shows that our society still has a troubling view of rape

Chloe Kent argues that the rape acquittal of Ched Evans reveals latent misogyny in our society

Boris Johnson: 21st Century Realpolitik

Can the Brexiteer justify writing a pro EU article days before his endorsement of leave?
Jan de Boer asks what this tells us about the man

“Killer clowns”: Are you not entertained?

As the craze of disturbing clown pranks continues, Izzy Moore asks if our own fixation with the morbid and the macabre is to blame

CLASH OF COMMENTS: Should Jeremy Corbyn still be leader of the Labour party?

YES – Jacob Miller The question ‘Should Corbyn be leader’ should not have to be asked. I say this because…

When left and right bicker, their refugee hopes flicker

With both parties engaging in ideological sparring, we must find a pragmatic consensus

Harambe: Don’t you forget about memes

Cinncinnati Zoo have requested that the internet stop memeing incessantly about its late gorilla. The internet has responded, ‘no’

Emergency care for all, even the NY bomber

Civilised societies must define themselves by how they treat their enemies, particularly under the pressure that comes with ‘terrorism’

Trigger warnings have a place in society

Trigger warnings have been unfairly demonised by the mainstream narrative: they’re meant to protect people without stifling debate

The Case for Grammar

Richard Manklow asserts the important place for grammar schools, despite opposition, in our education system

Why I, as a socialist, can no longer support Corbyn

Corbyn has a questionable press record, dodgy parliamentary standards, and his policies are not truly socialist

Weekly Blues — Dispatches from the Conservative Frontline

York Tories secretary Eve Rimington laments the communication breakdown that dogs modern politics

Jeremy Corbyn: Old Labour, New Conspiracy Theories

Whilst fulfilling my democratic duty of knowing the news, I encountered an article by Martin Robbins in the NewStatesman…