Editorial: Let the sparks fly

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November 5th is my favourite night of the year. Normally, right about now, I’d be outside, cosied up in multiple layers with a nose turning pink from the cold. My eyes would be all lit up, looking to the sky. Unexpectedly, I don’t feel like I’m missing out tonight as I wait for an entirely different […]

Buckley’s Blog: Nothing Positive to Say

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In this year’s election, barely a positive word has been spoken whilst the attacks, both personal and policy-wise have flooded the airwaves. Admittedly it’s easier to attack rather than defend when in the political arena but when you look at the gradual increase of negative ads election after election, it becomes rather disheartening that people […]

Buckley’s Blog: Demons vs Climate Change

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When you have a discussion with someone, you always assume that the other person has the same faculties of reasoning that you do. Sadly however, I have read a plethora of studies and articles where the American populace seems to have lost its ability to reason. Rene Descartes famously argued that one cannot know if one […]

Editorial: I want to be forever young?

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One of this project’s objectives was to engage young people with politics. New statistics show young voters in America are becoming more engaged, but more still needs to be done.