Jack Dickens

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Friday, 3 January 2020

Britain's future after Brexit is bright

The first phase of Brexit is due to come to a close at the end of this month. With Prime …

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Friday, 20 December 2019

Labour’s response to defeat demonstrates why the party is unfit to govern

It has now been over a week since the Tories won Britain’s general election with a thumping majority, and the …

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Thursday, 19 December 2019

South Western Railway, the RMT and the forgotten strike bringing misery to millions

It may have received barely any national attention, but a long-running strike by the RMT union is leaving rail passengers …

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Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Need to know: How does the Labour leadership contest work?

The Labour Party leadership election is run upon a pure “one member, one vote” (OMOV) system. All party members and …

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Saturday, 14 December 2019

A winter weekend in Dubrovnik is the perfect escape

Dubrovnik is usually associated with the sights and sounds of summer. It is known as an Adriatic hot spot where …

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Thursday, 12 December 2019

Beijing's ruling class is haunted by the fall of the Soviet Union

History suggests that one the most perilous moments for an authoritarian regime comes when it tries to reform itself. For …

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Tuesday, 10 December 2019

General Election 2019: Parties blitz voters with last minute online promotions

In the last forty eight hours of the election campaign, a ballot box blitzkrieg has begun. All parties are now …

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Monday, 9 December 2019

Algeria protests: Pro-democracy movement hopes to derail rigged election

In Algeria, a popular protest movement is seeking to derail the country’s elections. In the largest country in Africa and …

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Thursday, 5 December 2019

Hong Kong protests: China is winning the information war

It has now been six months since the latest pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong began, and the stakes are now …

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