Populism has become an integral part of western politics. Gone are the days where technocratic, accomplished career politicians with predictable "opinions" and neoliberal policies used to rule the West without competition . And in its place, virulent strains of populism have taken place. The UK has experienced two political revolutions after 1945. The Atlee government … Continue reading Why the rise of Corbyn is important?
The problem with assuming, and then giving reasons for why you assume, is that then you must give reasons for the reasons. The human condition can basically be described by one word: "Why?". "Why do good things happen to bad people?" ,"Why am I alive?", "Why am I conscious?", "Why can I ask questions like … Continue reading Meaning
This picture here, I'm kinda sorta one of those people. I look at Buzzfeed, I'm intrigued by Vice, and I definitely think I know more about politics than you. I mean, my political compass score (check out the test) is fairly far to the left, and just slightly libertarian, and from what I've seen that's … Continue reading Bias and Fake News
"In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia." George Orwell Welcome. Have a seat. Would you like a cup of tea? Milk? 2 sugars? Politics is perhaps the world's most intriguing discussion … Continue reading Home