The Julian Assange affair marks an important climax between two competing philosophies. That of old-school journalism and its newer cousin ‘citizen journalism’—of which Ideas On info is a member.
In April last year, I was lucky enough to be invited to speak at the 2017 TEDxExeter conference. If we, as young people, can go out and (to borrow a quote from my talk) set the world on fire, the politicians can actually take us seriously.
It has been announced that Prince Charles will succeed in his mother as head of the Commonwealth. However, the position is not a hereditary one, and some were hoping that a different type of head might be sought.
Established in the aftermath of WWII the core body of the UN has changed little in composition. Currently there are only five permanent members of the SC (Security Council), the UK, France, Russia, the USA, and China. This raises several questions, why are three of the five SC members western? Where is African and S. American representation?
Peter Heaton-Jones, the Conservative MP for North Devon talks to us about his life, his politics and how he got to where he is now.
Patriotism is great. Especially when you actively feel it. Seeing your your country win at a sport, excelling in academia, or even learning about its past achievements.
The very fact that you are reading this is proof that Trump’s name generates a huge amount of interest. Too much interest. Perhaps it is time to simply ignore Trump. Let him do his thing and let the American people work out what should be done.
The Exeter MP, elected during the great Blair landslide of 1997, is very much a veteran of British politics. But who is he?
Come and sit while we contemplate a future of vehicles that drive themselves and consider what this new world might do to us… especially since it might not be that far away.
This article is a debunking of an article written in The Spectator by Matt Ridley. It is advisable to read The Spectator's article first.