Marijuana Oil

I've written about Marijuana before, but with recent discussion it felt time to add to the original piece. Medically I have no problem with it at all, as I have no problem with the use of opioids. It is insanity not to use what resources we have at…

Politics the Original Hostile Environment

Home Secretary is a notoriously impossible position to keep, with some governments going through 6 in 8 years. What makes it such a difficult a position to stay in? The Home Office is a palace of numbers filled with human stories. One person can not oversee and be expected…

A Windrush of Headlines

News of the Windrush generation has been hounding headlines. People from all across the political spectrum demanding that the Windrush generation are British citizens and should not be force to leave the country. Yet there is no evidence that any one has been force to leave. When asked what…

Brexit Assessments for Breakfast

We have seen many Brexit assessments released and leaked. The press have jumped on these like wildfire. What the press have failed to make readers and viewers aware of is that none of these assessments focus on the outcome that the British government is looking for, or the negative…

A Snow Day

A few snowflakes and the United Kingdom comes to a grinding halt. Gas supplies run low, schools close, people don’t go into work. All of these things hit productivity and GDP. So why aren’t we as a country prepared to deal with them? In part it is due to their…

Can’t Get Pissed but Can Vote

With Welsh Labour looking to lower the voting age in Welsh elections, is it time we looked at allowing sixteen year olds to vote in general elections? Well Emily Thornberry thinks so, she brought up the topic at this weeks PMQs. As a country we deem the age…

The Second House

It is amazing how many people do not understand the role of the second house. When you say the House of Lords they think of hereditary peerages and old boys clubs, but this makes up a tiny fraction of the house in modern times. For those looking to learn…

Zero Hour Contracts FTW!

If you have ever worked behind a bar or in a restaurant the chances are you’ve been on a zero hours contract. For a lot of people who take these jobs, it is to gain some extra money whilst studying or over the summer holiday’s. Sometimes you just need…

Get Behind Rail Infrastructure

The best way to see the British countryside is arguably by rail. Britain was once at the forefront of great rail engineering. In recent times this legacy has languished with lack of investment. The tide has been turning over the last few years. With large rail infrastructure projects like HS2, Crossrail…