Wednesday, September 20, 2017
First Past the Killing Post
July 8, 2017
By Marc Unger International competition flows freely through all achievements of various states. Economic gains, galactic discovery, and bringing about peace are all examples of...
Has Corbyn Killed Machiavellian Politics?
June 15, 2017
By Lewis G. Miller The Strix was born in the age of the overly idealistic politician. As idealism rose with the popularity of Sanders and...
Turning the Tide
June 8, 2017
By Mark McGeoghegan According to apocryphal anecdote, King Cnut the Great – who presided for a time over the North Sea Empire – once rebuked...
Scotland’s Quiet Conservatives
June 7, 2017
By Ellen Halliday On any given day of the year, it’s likely to be blowing a gale on top of Blackford Hill. Situated in the...
Easy as Cake
May 24, 2017
By Jeff Cahlon New excerpts from Donald Trump’s hacked personal diaries contain even more shocking revelations: April was the most fun I’ve had yet as president....
Write Like the Fox
May 1, 2017
By Nicholas Barrett How did a diplomat who spent his career advocating republics become infamous for a book destined for the bedside tables of Napoleon,...
The only way to repeal Obamacare
April 4, 2017
By Jeff Cahlon After Congressional Republicans’ bill to repeal and replace Obamacare failed to reach a vote in the House of Representatives, House Speaker Paul...
March 26, 2017
By John Bell "Half claim the vocation of a leader, a quarter believe they are prophets, and at least ten percent take themselves for gods,"...
March 7, 2017
By Lewis G. Miller In the future, our times will not be viewed as normal. Distant historians will peer back on these years, trying to...
La La Land Left Me Flat
February 24, 2017
By Ellen Halliday I thought La La Land would be an all-singing, all-dancing, magical dreamscape. But it is not a film of wonder. La La...
Mark Fisher and the Fear of a Blank Planet
January 28, 2017
By Nicholas Barrett On Friday 13th January the British cultural theorist and music critic Mark Fisher took his own life at the age of 48....
Dawn of the Demagogue
January 18, 2017
By Lewis G. Miller _ The shocking rise of Donald Trump to the Presidency of the United states has popularised one particular accusation; the charge of...
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