From the Battle of Cable Street to Today

I think the UK likes to see itself as a spectator of other countries struggling with the threats of extreme parties. It is true, our voting system grants us a degree of protection from the rise of small, radical parties (and although the system has many faults, I won't be going into them now). However,… Continue reading From the Battle of Cable Street to Today

Thinking in Extremes

Too often, people think in extremes. On a personal level, I think that is okay. Politically, however, it doesn't work and actually does more harm than good. Society is sensitive to change. A gradualist approach works in order to win minds over, but those with a radical approach who believe they can force others to… Continue reading Thinking in Extremes