Let’s be honest about our priorities

We all need to be honest with ourselves about our priorities. We live in a world in which we blame others and forces outside our control rather than taking responsibility for our choices and their effects. Being poor when we spend it on x, y and z. Not being…

The Brexit Deal

Yesterday was full of tumultuous hubub. It was as if Olivia Pope had jumped off the pages of a Scandal script. We watched for people to play their hands and waited for the chips to fall. All because of an agreement made on Friday by the Cabinet. I believe…

North To The Top of the Summit

With very mixed messages coming from the U.S. and North Korea, what is actually going on? Claims of Trump canceling the summit as a negotiating tactic are being banded about, but instead could it actually be a press tactic? By cancelling the press won’t build up the meeting, there…

A Perfect Storm From The North

We may not all be the biggest fans of Trump, but in the interest of fairness we must give him credit where it is due. Whilst not personally responsible for the shift in North Korea's stance and willingness to engage in disarmament and peace talks his shift in rhetoric…

Constitutional Monarchies FTW

The monarch acts like a keel to steady the ship. Whilst politicians change and political parties shift, a monarch remains the same. Moving more slowly, this anchors people. Reducing the feeling of the world shifting beneath your feet. Constitutional monarchies are the best political system we have discovered. Whilst…

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…

Bringing Terrorists Home

One of the most contentions topics in recent weeks has seen various arguments made for the punishment and repatriation of the IS Beatles. British nationals who  have committed terrorist acts against either the British state or a British ally. This question is one that shakes our fundamental moral belief…

Sympathy has Run Out for American Gun Violence

After the most recent and tragic Florida school shooting, America will do nothing. This is the 8th incidence of gun violence in an American school this year. Frankly we at The Unpopularist have no sympathy, pity but no sympathy. It may sound blunt and cold to say so,…

The Dangers of the Politically Uneducated Voter

Many organisations spend enormous amounts of time and money encouraging people register and vote. This is wasted and selfish money. It doesn't encourage or help these people to get informed about their vote. A blind vote is often worse than not voting at all. Many parties like to champion how

Calm and Poise in Politics

One of the main reasons Britain is a leading, long standing, stable civilisation and country in the world; is in part due to her peoples causation, calm and reluctance to swing to extremes. This is coming under ever greater threat in a modern world. Where in order to stand out…