Can the European Union Be Reformed?

On June 23rd the In-Out EU referendum will take place in the UK, the first time the British electorate has been able to vote on continued membership of the EU since the referendum on membership of the European Economic Community (EEC) in 1975. Labour, Greens, the SNP, and Plaid Cymru are all campaigning for an…

Foreign Policy

Foreign policy is how one nation-state interacts with other nation-states. This can be through one-to-one interactions such as embassies, or other diplomatic communications and multi-national groups such as the UN, EU, and NATO. Foreign policy, however, is not cooperative in nature but competitive. Nation-states will try to promote the incumbent political elite’s interests, which is…

The Fight For Queen’s Road Medical Centre

As part of the campaign to save Queen’s Road Medical Centre (QRMC), over 200 people turned out for a public meeting held at Leicester University last Thursday. The closure of QRMC was announced in January when residents of Knighton were sent a letter (mis)informing them that their local GP, Dr Lenten, wanted to take early…