Category: Politics

Social Media, the key to your vote?

When you wake up in the morning what is the first thing you do? well according to studies 1 in 3 people check Facebook straight away, and scroll…

Political Campaining online, a positive or negative future?

The idea of Theresa May popping up on your Instagram and asking you to vote for her is terrifying to most, but it could easily become a reality…

Taking politics online, a new era for vulnerabilities

In 2017, a hacking scandal from Russian intelligence involving the American election took every headline possible. Yes, Putin (the legitimate leader he is) had managed to find a…

How the media influence political campaigning

It is safe to say that politics is becoming increasingly unpredictable. Firstly we witnessed Brexit, where the United Kingdom decided to follow Robbie Williams’s early example of leaving…

Egypt vs The Internet

In 2011, the Egyptian government allowed their citizens to time travel back to pharaoh times by doing something incomprehensible to many shutting down the internet and mobile communications…

From #MeToo to #TimesUp

In wake of that New York Times article exposing the decades of sexual abuse and harassment locked away beneath the walls of Hollywood, actress Alyssa Milano created a movement….

The Rise of Corbyn

The rise of Jeremy Corbyn was anticipated by no one, least of all him. Joining Labour as a teen, Corbyn was solely recognised as an old-fashioned lefty incessant…

The Attack on Refugees

One night the bombs were coming closer and closer. We were all sitting together downstairs because we couldn’t sleep. As houses were being destroyed one by one in…