World War Three and Memes

As we sit on the brink of World War Three, the situation on the Korean peninsula appears to be deteriorating on a daily basis. In what is now becoming a regular occurrence, there are heated exchanges between President Trump, and the North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-Un. As the rest of the world sits and watches excited for more spicy meme’s which the crisis and impending … Continue reading World War Three and Memes

The Secular Inquisition against Christians in Public Life

What do Jacob Rees-Mogg and Tim Farron have in common? This might sound like the start to a bad joke but bear with me for a moment. Two vastly different individuals, from two opposing political parties, but they do share one increasingly rare characteristic. Farron and Rees-Mogg are practising Christians who also hold public office; making them ripe targets for cheap shots and unrelenting scrutiny … Continue reading The Secular Inquisition against Christians in Public Life

How the expansion of the European Union has facilitated the rise of the New Right in Austria and the United Kingdom.

The increasing power of the European Union has indirectly generated greater support for New Right parties in Contemporary Europe. The New Right in contemporary Europe can be categorised as a collection of right wing populist movements that tend to be similar. They share common ideology including: anti-immigration, nationalist rhetoric and Euroscepticism. This essay will discuss the rise of the New Right in Europe by using … Continue reading How the expansion of the European Union has facilitated the rise of the New Right in Austria and the United Kingdom.

After the Faruqi Bill: Towards a Culture of Life

Last week, protesters gathered to hang coat hangers on the gates of NSW Parliament House. The coat hangers featured the faces of 25 politicians who voted against the Abortion Law Reform Bill; a defeated bill that was originally introduced by Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi to decriminalise abortion access across NSW. The bill’s defeat was heralded as an “attack on women’s rights” by the pro-choice left … Continue reading After the Faruqi Bill: Towards a Culture of Life