Julia Mason guides us through the trenches of the internet’s most contested battleground and asks is ‘Hate speech’ the same as ‘Freedom of Speech’. WARNING: This article may contain images of an upsetting nature.
Julia Mason tackles the recent controversy around the Burkini ban
Many criticise our current model of representative democracy. Some offer a solution: participatory democracy. But would it be better than our current system? Read more about the pros and cons – and about the actual need for reforms.
After Daphne Caruana Galizia, another journalist, Jan Kuciak, has been slain on European soil. What will it take for the EU to do something?
Notes from a lonely island #2: Emily Burt shows us how the Brexit referendum has Trumped Clinton’s bid for the Presidency.
Eoghan Hughes examines the promises, pledges and pitfalls surrounding the UK’s immigration policy in a post-Brexit reality.
Bastian Bayer introduces us to the contestants in this game and gives us insight into the rise of Martin Schulz.
Eric Hartshorne leads us through the history of terrorism and the rise of IS
Sabine Volk untangles the rhetoric of right-wing Europe and the idea of a common European root at the heart of recent such movements