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Lavinia Woodward: A Case Study in Gynocentrism

Lavinia Woodward: A Case Study in Gynocentrism

Jordan Holbrook October 4, 2017 2

Another day, another aberration of justice. Lavinia Clementine Woodward, now infamous for being a lying, cocaine-addicted, domestically violent, short-fused, belligerent, wannabe-heart-surgeon, has managed to evade jail. Some have speculated that her looks and her

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Charlie Alliston: The Law is Broke

Charlie Alliston: The Law is Broke

Jordan Holbrook October 3, 2017 2

Last week, Charlie Alliston was sentenced to 18-months in a young offenders institution for his part in the tragic accident that took the life of Kim Briggs. Following the trial, her widower stated there

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More Police Forces Are De-Prioritising Cannabis – And They Are Probably Right To Do So

More Police Forces Are De-Prioritising Cannabis – And They Are Probably Right To Do So

Sophie Sandor June 21, 2016 0

It’s been hard to shift opinion at the top about cannabis use for medical purposes. Now police forces, the very people who are enforcing the war on drugs, are beginning to change that. And

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Government responds to Legalise Cannabis Petition – Not Great

Government responds to Legalise Cannabis Petition – Not Great

Alex MacDonald August 26, 2015 0

The UK government last night responded to the petition “make the production, sale and use of cannabis legal” with an unfortunate conclusion for those who seek reform in UK drugs law. Despite the positive

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How Best To Combat Gun Violence?

How Best To Combat Gun Violence?

Backbencher April 25, 2014 1

George Clough reconciles the need for tighter US gun control with the innate right of ownership Here are some stats that made me incredulous as to why gun regulation had stalled at US Federal

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There is hatred in murder, but that does not justify hate crime laws

There is hatred in murder, but that does not justify hate crime laws

Backbencher April 18, 2014 0

  Frazier Glenn Miller, Jr. is a white supremacist, and former grand dragon of the Carolina Knights of the Ku Klux Klan. Last Sunday he allegedly shot and killed three people at a Jewish

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“The More Corrupt The Republic, The More Numerous The Laws”

“The More Corrupt The Republic, The More Numerous The Laws”

Backbencher November 1, 2013 0

Ellie McHugh considers how applicable that extract from Tacitus’ Annals remains today Before the last General Election, the left-wing comedian Mark Thomas toured the country with a satirical stage show, “The People’s Manifesto”, in

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New Zealand Bans Software Patents

New Zealand Bans Software Patents

Tristan Kitchin September 3, 2013 0

Last week a new law was passed in New Zealand banning software patents. It is hoped the new law will help revive the country’s fledging technology industry, in which growth has slowed dramatically in

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Tragedy Politics: Politicians must learn to say No!

Tragedy Politics: Politicians must learn to say No!

Joe Markham August 9, 2013 3

As with so many things in ‘Yes Minister’, the explanation by Sir Arnold of ‘politician’s logic’ is absolutely spot on. ‘Something must be done. This is something, therefore we must do it’. As Sir

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Legalising Prostitution, For Everybody’s Sake

Legalising Prostitution, For Everybody’s Sake

Lee Jenkins July 18, 2013 2

Decriminalising the sex industry is decades overdue It’s known as the world’s oldest profession. Britain is home to an estimated 80,000 prostitutes, and ten percent of men are thought to have used a prostitute.

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