“Blackmail”

“Imagine if the Earth was turned upside-down but we kept the outlines of the map as if it hadn’t, and acted as if Canada was the same as it always was even though it was now blatantly Argentina. The politics of Britain is like that. The political landscape has fundamentally and obviously changed, but the…

“Referendum”

“Surely, it is not in the interests of any representative democracy to legitimize, politically, the aims and methods of those who refuse to recognize the pluralism of opinion that representative democracy is.“ An article about the nationalist origins of the EU referendum. It originally appeared in the Lighthouse Literary Journal