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Christianity Leads To Communism

Christianity Leads To Communism

Lee Jenkins April 17, 2014 3

Deputy Editor, Lee Jenkins, argues in this Backbencher Op-Ed piece that far from being in opposition to each other, Christianity and Communism are merely two side of the same collectivist-cult coin   Blind Obedience

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Nick Vs Nigel: The Brutal Second Round

Nick Vs Nigel: The Brutal Second Round

Backbencher April 10, 2014 1

In vs Out: How did the second EU membership debate play out? Last week most of us would have seen the lively second round of the TV broadcasted European debate. The debate between UKIP

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TTIP Headed for Political Cliffhanger

TTIP Headed for Political Cliffhanger

Backbencher April 10, 2014 0

 The world’s greatest free trade zone is far from a done deal On 2 April 2014, Former Italian Prime Minister and Visiting Sciences Po Professor Enrico Letta delivered the keynote speech at the university’s

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What If Ukraine Was Mexico And Russia Was America?

What If Ukraine Was Mexico And Russia Was America?

Lee Jenkins April 10, 2014 0

How easily could America imitate Russia and carve off a piece of Mexico, its crisis hit southern neighbour? Barack Obama will be the first US president to have born and died under the same

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Why inequality matters, and how the Right can address it

Why inequality matters, and how the Right can address it

Daniel Pryor April 9, 2014 0

(Photo by Ilias Bartolini) Daniel Pryor argues that free market policies are often best-placed to combat inequality. Those of us who extol the virtues of smaller government and the free market often seem to

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What can we learn from Cameron’s inquiry into the Muslim Brotherhood?

What can we learn from Cameron’s inquiry into the Muslim Brotherhood?

Backbencher April 9, 2014 0

Prime Minister David Cameron’s decision last Tuesday to launch an investigation into the Muslim Brotherhood thrust political Islam into the spotlight once more.   Once again the binary perspectives on the Muslim Brotherhood are grabbing

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NUS officially opposes Ukip with latest bill

NUS officially opposes Ukip with latest bill

Milton April 8, 2014 20

  News has circulated from Liverpool that the 2014 National Union of Students conference (NUS) has voted in favour of Amendment 101c – Opposition to Ukip. The amendment states that ‘We [The NUS] should

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Mozilla Boss Brendan Eich Resigns: Private Beliefs Forced into Public Forum

Mozilla Boss Brendan Eich Resigns: Private Beliefs Forced into Public Forum

Backbencher April 5, 2014 0

Imagine an executive at a large influential internet company was publicly vilified for making a contribution to an individual or organisation that supported the promotion of LGBT rights. Unacceptable? Hardly! The debate over gay

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Are Women “Worth Less” To City Firms?

Are Women “Worth Less” To City Firms?

Backbencher April 4, 2014 1

Reece Warren argues for a different approach to correcting any perceived imbalance in the cost-risk-productivity equation that must be considered by any employer Let me first make something absolutely clear – you can throw

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Female Genital Cutting Can End In A Generation

Female Genital Cutting Can End In A Generation

Backbencher April 3, 2014 0

  Female genital cutting (FGC) affects 125 million women and girls worldwide. 30 million girls are at risk of undergoing FGC in the next ten years. FGC is a harmful practice involving full or

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