On Sovereignty

(Editor: Ciaran Cresswell, on the last day you can register to vote in the referendum, let’s us in on why sovereignty ain’t all that.) I’ve been rather obsessed with the EU referendum of late. I’ll be frank, I’m a remainer, or a ‘remanian’ as Monsieur Farage recently put it. So if you too hail from…

Selective Solidarity

Over the course of the last year, we have witnessed the latest attacks in a seemingly endless story of human tragedy. Thousands of lives have been lost and millions more have been twisted beyond recognition. They weren’t the first, and they won’t be the last, but you could be forgiven for thinking that some of…

The Month of Truth

November is normally a delightful, optimistic month in our part of the world, with winter still a novelty and Christmas just round the corner. This November is a different story. Not because the continuum of world horrors are any worse or more numerous than they ever have been, but because these horrors have intruded on…