According to reports, the government of Saudi Arabia is to carry out a sentencing of paralysis on a Saudi man as punishment for paralysing another man. It is a draconian punishment for an awful crime. The UK government is doing all it can in order to stop the sentencing...
Earlier this year, Hans-Hermann Hoppe invited me to his annual Property and Freedom Society (PFS) conference in Bodrum, Turkey. Having never been to Turkey before, I decided I would ask a good friend and colleague from the Libertarian Alliance, Sean Gabb, if I could travel with him. He responded,...
Labour, Tory, Lib Dem, or just a political geek, we can all find something to dislike and fear about UKIP They're just not going away, are they? This week UKIP membership smashed through the 35,000 mark putting it in the same bracket as the Lib Dems, a party of government....
So, it’s finally arrived - David Davis’ opening bid as to the nature of the UK’s relationship with the European Union following ‘Brexit-day’ in March, 2019, in the form of the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill. Perhaps predictably, it has already set the cat-amongst-the-pigeons, especially with regards to the devolved...
I have a grievous confession to make. This weekend, I broke the law. Perching on a bar stool inside a night club in London, I pulled out a packet of Rothman’s cigarettes from the innards of my jacket, pressed the filter to my lips, lit it, and inhaled. I smoke...
The Guardians of Iran's Revolution are deeply involved in the Syrian Civil War and are stepping up their efforts. The ZF’s (Zionist Federation) campaign on the Iranian Revolutionary Guards has shown definitive proof of the Iranian Regime’s support for terrorism worldwide. A key part of the Iran’s apparatus supporting global...
And, says Michael Wilson, it's time to pull the plug Once again Labour is in the headlines, as its latest attempt at developing a new and competent economic policy turns out to be naught but pipe dreams. Instead of finding a modern way to tackle the problems of an economic...
  Many know that the 'high' or effects from cannabis are caused by its psychoactive ingredient, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). This might lead one to assume that if you could consume the THC, without consuming any of the plant material (either by smoking it or eating it), then you could experience a...
There is no doubt in my mind that it’s in the national interest for the Conservative Party to form the next British Government. As I’m a Conservative member this is no surprise, but truthfully I’m pretty sure I’d vote for the party even if I didn’t share its broad...
Northern Ireland is a place unlike the rest of the UK. Our Troubles have been well documented but it seems that a new conflict is on the verge of breaking out. Not one based on historical grievances or along sectarian lines but one that Great Britain fought and that...

Political Comment

The sweet, sweet irony of the EU-AstraZeneca vaccine row

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This week, the EU apparently signalled a major departure from its previously held dogma on free markets,...

An Ode to America Lost.

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In the early afternoon of the 7th January 2021, a salmagundi of thugs, conspiracy theorists and neo-nazis,...

Be Kind… Or Else!

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It’s December 2019 and Caroline Flack tweeted: “If you can be anything, be kind.” By February 2020,...

Trump has lost the battle but is winning the war

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As I write this, the outcome of the 2020 US presidential election is not yet fully known....

A Response to Gerald Warner

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Earlier this month Gerald Warner explained on the Reaction website why Joe Biden’s candidacy for the US...

Biden vs Big Tech

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Often defined as the ‘Big Five’ companies of Amazon, Apple, Alphabet, Facebook and Microsoft, the future of...

Schools Must Reopen And Unions Must Stop Interfering

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Yesterday, it came to light that a Labour peer, Lord Hendy QC, had written a memo to...

Why I Still Believe In America

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I’m accused regularly of being an American stooge, superfan, or patsy; or, to use the current Internet...