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Trudeau’s last gamble?

Canadian Prime minister Justin Trudeau gambled on the 2021 snap-election, and did not win. Could this latest episode in Canadian politics mark the conclusion of its most impactful politicians?

The order of anarchism

Anarchism has long been a by-word for a disruptive and destructive minority political movement, but is there more to this thoughtful philosophy? Can there be order within anarchy?

A.I. artwork

Art has always evolved to generate new, and challenging pieces of work. The 21st century’s latest offering to this age-old development is artificial intelligence, which has thrown fundamental questions of originality and the definition of art into the creative arena.

The new space race

‘Two combative businesses from corporate America in a race to an invaluable resource’ may be a traditional headline to describe the governors of the free market, but could Blue Origin and SpaceX’s latest endeavours inspire not just their profits, but human’s capacity in space?

The future of the F1 Sprint Race

The British Grand Prix saw Lewis Hamilton take a record breaking 8th win at Silverstone, and a controversial as well as pivotal incident with his title rival, Max Verstappen. The weekend was notable though, not just for the clamorous events during the Grand Prix, but for the all new sprint race before, which may go on to change Formula One forever.

Colombia’s battle with heritage

Both national and international bodies hope to bring a close to the violent disturbances in Colombia which threaten peace across South America. However, is Colombia’s anger aimed at it’s irredeemable history, and can it be reclaimed by modern Colombians?

The irritable necessity of muckraking journalism

The free press can often overstep their boundaries to needlessly investigate people’s lives, with the News of the World embodying everything that is distasteful and dangerous about a truly unaccountable press. Despite the consequences of that liberty though, David Evans argues that the press should be protected, warts and all.

Edmund Burke and the origins of modern conservatism

Conservatism’s influence on the Western world has been obvious over the past few decades, but it can be difficult to discover the ideology’s oldest roots. David Evans studies Edmund Burke’s legacy to understand why he is often penned as ‘the father of modern conservatism’.