Pay Inequality: why are we so reluctant to discuss closing the gap?

Jeremy Corbyn was slated by the media for suggesting the implementation of a maximum wage, but it begs the question, why are we scared...

US Muslim Ban – history can’t be allowed to repeat itself

It almost feels like we are living through a chapter of history that we’d left behind. A minority is blamed and targeted, and most...

NHS Crisis: what the government can do to help

"The health service is in crisis."   That's what the papers and media outlets scream; all the pressure groups are pushing for your signatures, but...

Capitalist inequality paved the way for Brexit and Trump

2016 was certainly a year of political upheaval, with major events on both sides of the Atlantic and an apparent changing of the tide...

NHS Crisis – The Tory engineered end to public healthcare

Blind rage is what most of us should feel upon the realisation that our beloved NHS is being driven headfirst into the ground by...

Trump is the epitome of a patriarchal society

Many were absolutely devastated on the morning of 9th November with the shock result of Trump being elected as the 45th USA president. Many...

The Conservatives: The Party of Joy

So far, the Conservative Party Conference has been a wonderful time for joy-seekers – a nonchalant, soothing, friendly amble through the world of politics....

Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour: what must happen now

The "unelectable" Mr Corbyn has just been elected again - to a chorus of sighs from the right of the Labour Party. As in...

Labour Party Split: a matter of when, not if?

It won't be good for democracy, or for those already struggling after years of ideological austerity, but a Labour Party split seems more and...

Zero Hours Contracts: Time to abolish the life of constant insecurity & fear

Yesterday was one of the worst days of my life: my employer told me with no prior warning, and halfway through a shift, that...